COLLEGE SAVINGS 101

Performance

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Introducing the Pro 529 Evaluator

The Pro 529 Evaluator is a tool designed to help financial advisors confidently recommend a 529 college savings plan to their clients. Compare fees, performance, state tax benefits and more.

| Pro 529 Evaluator | | Compare fees | | 529 performance | | state tax benefits |
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9 college savings tips to start the year off right

The New Year is the perfect time to review your 529 college savings plan strategy. Learn about how these nine tips can help achieve your goals in 2017.

| saving for college | | new year | | new year resolution | | 529 plan | | enroll now | | cost of college | | 529 plan performance | | college savings planner |
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2016 plan performance rankings Q2

Savingforcollege.com's Q2 529 performance rankings analyze one, three, five, and ten year investment performance as of June 30, 2016 and rank 529 savings plans from best to worst.

| 529 RANK | | performance | | rankings | | 529 plans | | investment |
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2016 plan performance rankings Q1

Savingforcollege.com's Q1 529 performance rankings analyze one, three, five, and ten year investment performance as of March 31, 2016 and rank 529 savings plans from best to worst.

| 529 RANK | | performance | | rankings | | 529 plans | | investment |
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Top Ten Direct-Sold 529 Plans*

The highly-anticipated Savingforcollege.com 529 plan rankings are here! This slideshow features our most recent top ten list of direct-sold 529 plans for one-year investment performance. *Three-year performance rankings as of 12/31/15

| Top plans | | 529 | | three-year performance | | best 529 plan |
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Top Ten Direct-Sold 529 Plans*

The highly-anticipated Savingforcollege.com 529 plan rankings are here! This slideshow features our most recent top ten list of direct-sold 529 plans for one-year investment performance. *Three-year performance rankings as of 09/30/15

| Top plans | | 529 | | three-year performance | | best 529 plan |
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75% of college savers don't know how to invest their 529 savings

When it comes to selecting investment options, many clients would benefit from the guidance of a financial advisor, read more:

| investing | | Financial professionals | | performance |
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Top ten direct-sold 529 plans*

The highly-anticipated Savingforcollege.com 529 plan rankings are here! This slideshow features our most recent top ten list of direct-sold 529 plans for one-year investment performance. *One-year performance rankings as of 06/30/15

| 529 plan | | saving for college | | choosing a 529 plan | | performance rankings | | slideshow | | direct-sold |
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Top ten direct-sold 529 plans*

The highly-anticipated Savingforcollege.com 529 plan rankings are here! This slideshow features our most recent top ten list of direct-sold 529 plans for one-year investment performance. *One-year performance rankings as of 03/31/15

| 529 plan | | saving for college | | choosing a 529 plan | | performance rankings | | slideshow | | direct-sold |
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The 25 best 529 plan questions of 2014

Is opening a 529 plan one of your New Year's resolutions? Here's a list of some of the most commonly-asked 529 questions (and their answers!) to help you stick to your goal.

| Best 529 plan | | saving for college | | choosing a 529 plan | | 529 plan withdrawals | | financial aid | | grandparents | | 529 plan performance | | estate planning |
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5 ways to judge your 529 plan's performance

You expect excellent investment results from your 529 plan, but how do you really know? Here are five approaches to help you judge your 529 plan's investment performance.

| 529 plan | | performance | | retirement account | | UTMA | | UGMA | | Coverdell |
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Don't be fooled by 529 plan sticker shock

Many critics of 529 plans who are hesitant to invest because they feel that the fees associated with these types of plans will eat away at their earnings. However, these claims leave out one of the most lucrative advantages of a 529 plan - the tax benefits.

| 529 plan | | cost of college | | saving for college | | 529 plan performance | | tax benefits |
 

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