"What’s the difference between Early Action ("EA") and Early Decision ("ED")?"

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This is one of the most popular questions we receive while talking to families about college admissions. If you’re considering being an early-bird when it comes to applying to college, understanding the difference between Early Action and Early Decision will help you make decisions about when and where to apply.
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Each Wednesday, MEFA will feature a Word of the Day, in which we’ll highlight a word (or sometimes a phrase) related to the college planning process. This summer, we’re focusing on vocabulary related to college loans, and will highlight words you may come across on your loan application, solicitation disclosure, or a lender’s website.
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Over the past few weeks, you may have heard us talking about saving for college with the U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program. The U.Plan is an effective way to save for college, because it allows you to lock in today's prices for tuition and mandatory fees at 80 colleges and universities in Massachusetts.

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MEFAwotd2

Each Wednesday, MEFA will feature a Word of the Day where we’ll highlight a word (or sometimes a phrase) related to the college planning process. This summer, we’re focusing on vocabulary related to college loans, and will highlight words you may come across on your loan application, solicitation disclosure, or a lender’s website.
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MEFAwotd2

Each Wednesday, MEFA will feature a Word of the Day, in which we’ll highlight a word (or sometimes a phrase) related to the college planning process. This summer, we’re focusing on vocabulary related to college loans, and will highlight words you may come across on your loan application, solicitation disclosure, or a lender’s website.
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Today, MEFA hosted a celebration ceremony at the State House for those students who were selected as the winners of the 10th Annual College Savings Art Competition.

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MEFA's Executive Director, Tom Graf, congratulates the winners of the 10th Annual College Savings Art Competition.

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