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By regina on Thursday, March 12, 2015

by Kathryn Flynn, Savingforcollege.com  |  Date Published: 3/11/15

Tax season is well under way, and many of us have been spending the past few weeks getting our financial records in order. When you dig out last year’s filing, you’re relieved to see that almost everything looks the same this year. Except what about that 529 plan you opened for your son in January? Do your college savings need to be reported to the IRS?

By regina on Friday, November 14, 2014
With college costs rising to astronomical levels, many parents worry that they won’t be able to sufficiently fund their child’s 529 plan in time to pay the first tuition bill. One strategy that has been gaining popularity is enlisting the help of friends and family.
By regina on Friday, November 14, 2014
Many families agree that 529 college savings plans are one of the best and easiest ways to save for college. However, just like any investment, the underlying portfolio of a 529 account may be exposed to stock and bond market risks, which can be a cause for concern. After all, you want to rest easy knowing the money you put into your child or grandchild’s college fund will remain secure. So how can you protect your principal college savings investment but still take advantage of lucrative tax benefits?
By regina on Friday, September 05, 2014
New and Ease-of-Use Feature Allows Account Owners to Post Banners to their Facebook Timeline.
Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) September 04, 2014
By regina on Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Posted: 2014-08-12
by Kathryn Flynn

*529 programs managed by College Savings Bank are available in all 50 States.
By regina on Friday, March 21, 2014

US News: DailyFinance

The cost of a college education has risen steadily for decades, and getting a head-start on saving for it has become a must for anyone hoping to minimize the amount of debt their children will end up carrying after graduation day.


By DAN CAPLINGER
March 18, 2014
By regina on Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Bloomberg.com


Jan 14, 2014 8:08 PM ET


Tiffany Roberson works for the state of Texas as a parole officer, teaches part time and is living with her parents after finishing a master’s degree. She’s held off marrying her boyfriend of four years and starting a family because she owes more than $170,000 in federal and private student loans.

By regina on Wednesday, January 15, 2014

US News: Education > Colleges

If a child decides to take a gap year, it may be time to change the investment strategy in a 529 plan.


By REYNA GOBEL
January 15, 2014
By regina on Monday, January 06, 2014
BY LIZ WESTON
LOS ANGELES Mon Jan 6, 2014 9:53am EST
By regina on Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Some states require 529 plan contributions be postmarked by Dec. 31 – but others have different rules.

By REYNA GOBEL December 18, 2013