529 Plan Details:
Enter your state:
World's Simplest College Calculator:
How old is your child?
Find a 529 Pro:
Enter your zip code:
Enroll In a 529 Plan:
The 529 Community
What's going on in the world of 529 college savings plans?
Stay up-to-date by reading our latest blog posts, find out how others are utilizing 529 plans by viewing the most current polls and College Savings Survey data, and connect through our Message Board to find all the answers to your questions.
529 Q & A
Most frequently asked investment questions about 529 Plans. See if your Question is answered.
- 529s and Financial Aid (Video)
- 529s and Financial Aid (Script)
- What are the best ways to maximize the savings in my 529 plan? (Video)
[PODCAST] How to give a gift of college savings
by Kathryn Flynn
Happy holidays! In this new podcast, Joe Hurley and Kathryn Flynn discuss why a contribution to a 529 plan can be a more meaningful gift for a child than a toy or cash.
We conduct this survey annually to shed light on the college savings behavior of parents and grandparents, with a particular focus on usage of and beliefs about 529 college savings plans.
A few questions about rollovers
I did a rollover at the end of last year from a Coverdell to a 529 (it went from my Vanguard Coverdell account directly into my 529 plan. I never received the money). I have a couple of questions: 1) I received a 1099-Q. Does this transaction need to be reported anywhere on my taxes? 2) I believe I read that you can only do one rollover in a 12 month period. Is that from the date of the distribution?... Discuss
- Subscribe to access pro-level 529 Plan information
- Archives: Articles, Q&As and much more
- Learning Center
- Compare 529 Plans
- World's Simplest College Calculator