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Have 30 minutes? Choose the Best 529 Plan for Your College Savings

As the cost of a college education continues to rise, 529 plans can make a big difference.


Save for College With a 529 College Savings Plan

Getting a tax break on the money you save for higher education is the big draw of section 529 plans.

Saving for College Costs

Even if you've already begun saving, you might be wondering if you will have enough to cover college costs when the time comes.

Using Mutual Funds to Save for College

Consider a regular mutual fund account in your name with the funds earmarked for education.

Exploring Student Loans

If someone in your household hopes to attend college soon, there are a number of options available to you.

Tax Benefits of a 529 College Savings Plan

Higher education costs are steadily rising and a college savings strategy is becoming a requirement for today's parent.

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