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Heritage funds can boost attendance at UWI, says registrar

May 09, 2014
LAN agreement signed between the University of the West Indies (UWI) and Heritage Education Funds International (HEFI), LLC, will increase student access to the UWI, according to the University Registrar Clement Iton. The agreement, which was signed on Wednesday, confirmed HEFI as the Education Savings Plan Provider under the Regional Pelican Perks programme initiated by UWI's Institutional Advancement Division. Read More

More parents saving earlier for kids' college education

March 17, 2014
More parents are taking the future costs of tertiary education seriously and are preparing for it, reports Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Company Limited (SJLIC).Referring to the growth in the subscription of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan, Hugh Reid, president of SJLIC, reports that the message is getting through to parents that planning for higher education and saving for it incrementally over time is the best approach to providing their children with post-secondary education at their institution of choice. Read More

Invest in your child's education

March 16, 2014
LAST year alone, the Students' Loan Bureau (SLB) received over 15,000 applications for loans, which is up from over 6,000 six years ago. This increase in figures is indicative of the growing number of students now choosing to attend local universities. It's upon this basis that executive director of the SLB, Monica Brown, advises parents to start saving towards their children's tertiary education from early. Read More

US $34.7 million paid out to Subscribers and Beneficiaries of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan in the Bermuda market

Bermuda, October 25, 2013
Heritage Education Funds International LLC is proud to provide continued financial solutions for families in Bermuda who seek a way to save for their children's post-secondary education. With the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan hundreds more students in Bermuda will be able to realize their college or university education. Read More

US $19.2 million paid out to Subscribers and Beneficiaries of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan in the Bahamas market

Bahamas, October 10, 2013
Heritage Education Funds International, LLC is proud to provide continued financial solutions for families in Bahamas who seek a way to save for their children’s post-secondary education. With the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan, many children in Bahamas are able to attend college or university. Read More

First Bahamian Inducted to International Hall of Fame

Nassau, Bahamas, March 26, 2013
Heritage Education Funds International proudly congratulates Ms. Barbara Major for her induction into the Hall of Fame. At Heritage’s recent annual convention in Huatulco, Mexico, Heritage announced that Ms. Barbara Major had been elected to the Heritage Hall of Fame for her dedication to the advancement of higher education and as an exceptional performer. Read More

All Subscribers with the old HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited (HSBC) Account Number

Bermuda, March 25, 2013
You were recently advised by your bank, HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited (HSBC), of the change in your account number from which your Heritage Plan is funded. Effective immediately, HSBC will no longer be processing payments from your old account number. The new account number is required to ensure that your Plan remains in good standing. Read More

Notice to our Jamaican Subscribers - U.S. Dollar Rate of Exchange

March 6, 2013
YAs you are no doubt aware, the value of the Jamaican dollar has been depreciating at an increasingly alarming rate against the US dollar. In the last month alone, we have seen a decline in excess of $3.00. In addition to the fluctuation, the increased demand for the US dollar has resulted in its scarcity in the marketplace. How does this affect your contributions to your Heritage Plan? Heritage debits your Jamaican dollar account and subsequently converts that amount to US dollars, as it becomes available, at the prevailing rate of exchange. Read More

‘Don't be afraid to push yourself and fight for what you believe in'

Bermuda, Feb 17 2013
Hard work and studying have won university student Kamila Burgess more than just satisfaction — the 23-year-old recently got a $10,000 scholarship for her efforts. She was this week named as the first Bermudian to win the Heritage Education Funds International 2012 Graduate Award. Read More

Heritage thanks the Bermuda Advisory Board for their years of dedicated service

Bermuda, Feb 16 2013
Heritage Agency (Bermuda) Ltd., the local distributor of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan*, would like to kindly thank our Bermuda Advisory Board for their years of dedicated service. Read More

Heritage Education Funds applauds Jamaicans for their strong values for tertiary education

Jamaica, Feb 06 2013
Heritage Education Funds International has been proudly assisting Jamaican families to secure a brighter future for their children by saving for their tertiary education. Heritage recognizes that this success has been due to the strong support and high regard for tertiary education that Jamaicans have culturally embraced. Read More

Heritage Education Funds awards $10,000 scholarship to Bermudian graduate student

Bermuda, January 29, 2013
Heritage Education Funds International, LLC is pleased to announce Bermudian Kamila Burgess as the recipient of a $10,000 scholarship for Heritage's 2012 International Graduate Award. This is the first time a Bermudian has won the award which recognises the achievements and contributions of students who are pursuing education beyond the under-graduate level. Read More

Heritage Names Top Sales Executive

Jamaica, January 13, 2013
Glena Traille-Nassor, sales executive at Heritage Education Funds International, Jamaica, believes that parents should make tertiary education planning for their children a priority. Read More

Gerry Swan Purchases Heritage Agency Ltd

Bermuda, November 27 , 2012
Heritage Agency (Bermuda) Limited, formerly Jeffers Agency Limited, today announces that Gerry Swan has purchased the business and is the new Agency Director. Former Agency Director Charles Jeffers continues to work with the business in his new role as Executive Sales Representative. . Read More

Heritage International Excellence Award for Teachers Broadcast

November 1, 2012
Every year, Heritage International Scholarship Trust Foundation honours deserving teachers in early childhoon education who are going above and beyond in the classrooms to make a difference in the lives of their students, their school and their communities at large. Read More

Start saving early for tertiary education, Thwaites advises

October 8, 2012
KINGSTON, Jamaica- Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, is imploring parents to start saving early for their children's tertiary education. He noted that as much as the government would like to, it simply cannot afford to provide tertiary financing to all students.Read More

Heritage Education Funds supports children in Bahamas pursue post-secondary education with payouts of US$17 million in Savings and Educational Assistance

Nassau, Bahamas, October 8, 2012
Heritage Education Funds International proudly congratulates this year's students who are pursuing a post-secondary education, with the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan. As a leading provider of Education Savings Plans in Bahamas for over 20 years, Read More

Students get over $3 million in funds

Bermuda, October 3, 2012
Heritage Education Funds has paid out over $3 million this year to students who are pursuing a post-secondary education. The funds are through the students' individual Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plans. Read More

Heritage Education Funds supports children in Jamaica pursue post-secondary education with payouts of US$13 million in Savings and Educational Assistance

Kingston, Jamaica, September 27, 2012
Heritage Education Funds International (Jamaica) LTD proudly congratulates this year's students who are pursuing a tertiary education, with the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan. As a leading provider of Education Savings Plans in Jamaica for over 17 years. Read More

Heritage Education Funds supports children in Bermuda pursue post-secondary education with payouts of US$31 million in Savings and Educational Assistance

Bermuda, September 22, 2012
Heritage Education Funds International proudly congratulates this year's students who are pursuing a post-secondary education, with the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan. As a leading provider of Education Savings Plans in Bermuda for over 40 years,  Read More

The most rewarding time of the year for Heritage, is maturity season!

August 29, 2012
At Heritage Education Funds, the most exciting time of the year is always maturity season. It's the time when our nurtured Education Savings Plans (ESPs) come into maturity to assist the excited first time university and college students, whose families have carefully been saving towards this moment.  Read More

20th Anniversary in the Bahamas!

March 08, 2012
February of 2012 marked the 20th anniversary for Heritage Education Funds International in the Bahamas. This 20-year period has seen phenomenal growth in the marketing of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan throughout the islands. Over the years Heritage has become synonymous with quality service and guaranteed results. Read More

Heritage Awards Representatives In Jamaica

January 29, 2012
The old Dutch proverb "rewards sweetens labour" was truly the essence of the high spirited Blast-Off 2012 and awards ceremony event hosted by the Jamaican agency of the Canada-based Heritage Education Funds International LLC. Read More

Joan Buchanan: Heritage's Sales Rep of the Year

Januray 15, 2012
JOAN Buchanan — 2011's top sales representative and sales manager for the local chapter of Heritage Education Funds International — has credited planning, team work, co-operation and trust in the Almighty, for her achievements this past year. Read More

Bahamas - October 2011 Press Release

October 15, 2011
Heritage has paid out almost US$15 million in Savings and Educational Assistance Payments to support Bermuda's children to pursue their post-secondary/ tertiary education dreams Read More

Bermuda - October 2011 Press Release

October 6, 2011
Heritage has paid out almost US$27.8 million in Savings and Educational Assistance Payments to support Bermuda's children to pursue their post-secondary/ tertiary education dreams Read More

Jamaica - October 2011 Press Release

October 3, 2011
Heritage has paid out almost US$10 million in Savings and Educational Assistance Payments to support Jamaican children to pursue their tertiary education dreams Read More

Heritage International Teachers Award

June 11, 2010
Heritage International Teachers Awards for Teachers in Early Childhood Education - A teacher's lesson of love Read More