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Learn how grandparents can save and pay for a child's college tuition to minimize negative impacts on financial aid.
It's important to teach your college-bound student the basics of financial literacy. Here's what they should know about money and personal finances.
529 education savings plans aren’t as restrictive as you might think. Learn how to take advantage to invest in the future.
Wondering what qualifies as an eligible expense for 529 plan funds? If you don't need it for room and board this year, you have many great options.
Your required minimum distribution (RMD) can be an excellent resource for funding a tax-deferred 529 education savings plan for a loved one.
Tax Day might seem far off, but you still have time to beat year-end deadlines to help reduce your tax bill and boost next year’s refund. Here’s how.
Gifts are important to kids. So is an education. Start a new tradition with college contributions.
Learn the definitions of the top terms and acronyms you’ll encounter when saving for and paying for your children's college educations.
Boost savings and lessen the need for loans. Have loved ones give money towards college for holidays, birthdays and other milestones.
Saving for college is a family affair. Introduce money concepts early so kids can watch (and help) their savings grow.
September 12, 2018
Saving for college can be a challenge, but engaging your children gives them an important role in the process. We show you how.
August 14, 2017
Thinking about going back to school? It pays to investigate your college payment options and plan ahead—even if you have limited time.
Beyond the tax-advantages afforded by 529 plans, gifting money for college may help fulfill a child's dreams for the future. An accelerated gift may also reduce the benefactor's estate taxes. This can add up to good news for college-bound recipients and gift givers alike.
June 06, 2018
The gift of education invests in more than tuition, books or room and board. It invests in someone's heartfelt hopes and passions.
February 12, 2019
Your kid is one first day of school closer to the last day of high school. Saving for college now may help offset the burden of student debt.
August 07, 2018
Guest blogger Jake LaTurner discusses how to save for college to help keep your kids from joining the Boomerang Generation.
August 7, 2018
May 29 is nationally recognized as 529 College Savings Day, a day focused on the value of investing for future education expenses.
May 29, 2018
For many grandparents, doting on grandkids is part of the fun. Learn why the Fogliassos have chosen the gift of college savings.
September 07, 2017