Tag: 529 plans

529 Plans 101: You Can Afford to Pay For College

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Chair, College Savings Plans Network; Director, Washington's Guaranteed Education Tuition Program

The cost of college has gone up nearly 51% over the last 10 years, and continues to rise. Feeling overwhelmed? Never fear, the College Savings Plans Network is here to help you learn more about 529 college savings plans--an easy and convenient way to save for higher education. read more

What Is a 529 Plan and Why Do You Need One?

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Co-founder, GiveCollege.com

Although the most common vehicle used to save for college is a 529 college savings plan, only 62% of families are familiar with them and the financial benefits of saving early. What are you waiting for? The earlier you start, the more you can save! read more