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It's never too late to start your college plan

It’s never too late to start saving for your child’s college education. Here are some tips for late stage planning strategies that won’t jeopardize your retirement.

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The Best Way to Save For College Live Q&A Event

Second only to retirement, planning for your children’s college education is one of the most important financial decisions your family has to make.

| Judy Minsk | | save for college | | q&a college savings |
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17 states where day care costs more than college

In 17 states, full-time day care costs more than college. Find out if your state made the list and how to saving in a 529 when your child starts elementary school.

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Study reveals parents could have saved $20,000 more for college

Fidelity Investments' launched their 10th Annual College Savings Indicator Study.

| college savings | | college savers | | college saving | | Fidelity |
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Should you use your employer-sponsored 529 plan?

Companies become more aware of the importance of financial wellness, some are also starting to help save for future college bills.

| Employee Incentive | | Gradsave |
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The price of procrastination: 7 reasons to start saving today

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New tax bill brings improvements to education benefits

Families saving for college with a 529 plan may want to review their 2015 qualified expenses.

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Earn bonus cash for college this month

Find extra money to put away for college. Learn more.

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6 ways you can save for college

To help those families out there who may not have all the time they want to research their options for saving for college, we’ve listed six common ways you can start a college fund, and the biggest pros and cons of each.

| 529 plan | | mutual funds | | coverdell ESA | | Roth IRA | | UGMA/UTMA | | custodial accounts | | saving for college | | paying for college | | the best way to save for college |
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5 Ways to Save for College this Summer

Here are five easy ways kids can save money for college during summer break.

| Save | | Summer | | College | | Reading Program | | Jobs | | Volunteer |
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It Pays to Start Saving: 5 Ways to Get Started Now

Saving 100% of what you need for college may be difficult, any savings will open options and reduce the need to take on student debt.

| student debt | | fidelity | | save | | college | | 529 plans | | college savings |
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College Savings April Foolery

Don't be tricked this April Fools Day! Make sure you do your research so that you know exactly what the best strategy is to help you meet your college savings goals.

| 529 plan | | april fools day | | college savings | | save for college | | retirement accounts | | 401k | | savings accounts | | college savings options |
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[PODCAST] How to Effectively Save For College When You Have Multiple Children

Listen to our podcast to learn the best ways to divvy up your college savings with multiple children.

| Multiple Children | | 529 plans | | saving | | college | | Sallie Mae | | America saves |
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[INFOGRAPHIC] The History of the 529 Plan

Take a look at our newest infographic to see some important dates in the lifetime of the 529 plan, and how it has evolved to the great college savings vehicle that it is today.

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College savings success stories: The Rickman family

Our first college savings success story features the Rickman family, who demonstrate the significant savings of having their children attend school in-state.

| 529 plan | | college savings | | how to save for college | | in-state college | | in-state tuition | | success |
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Annual College Savings Survey results: All that you can leave behind

As college costs in America rise faster than the rate of inflation and total student loan debt surpasses $1 trillion, more relatives are exploring the idea of helping pay tuition for grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

| 529 | | 529 plans | | grandparents | | pay for college | | save for college | | student loans | | financial aid | | required minimum distributions | | college savings survey |
 

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