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Benefits of a 529 Plan

There are many benefits provided through a 529 plan making it a go-to option for college savings. Here are some key reasons why so many families choose the 529 as a savings vehicle for college.

Help Me Understand Financial Aid

Paying for college can be overwhelming.  Knowing the options and identifying sources of money for your family to pay the college bill is half the battle.

For most families, the options to pay for college boil down to:

  • Saving
  • Borrowing
  • Getting financial aid

Increasing ROI on Your Investment in College

Calculating a precise Return on Investment (ROI) of a college degree is less important than taking actions that will result in better returns. We can put the calculator away and think simply about how to increase the Return on Investment for education.