Nevada 529 College Savings Plans

The group of five Nevada 529 plans includes a prepaid tuition plan, an advisor-sold savings plan through Putnam Investments utilizing a multi-manager approach, a direct-sold 529 savings plan featuring Vanguard mutual funds, a direct-sold plan featuring SPDR ETFs and a savings program featuring USAA mutual funds. The prepaid tuition plan has a state residency requirement.

Find out more about any of the five Nevada 529 plans by clicking the following links.

Nevada 529 Tax Benefit
  • Tax deduction for single filersNone
  • Tax deduction for joint filersNone

Consumer Plans

The Vanguard 529 College Savings Plan

The Vanguard 529 College Savings Plan, offered by Nevada, is available to residents of any state, and offers low costs, experience and easy-to-manage savings options.

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SSGA Upromise 529 Plan

The SSGA Upromise 529 plan offers a variety of investment options that use SPDR ETFs as the main investment vehicle. The Plan is managed by Ascensus College Savings with State Street Global Advisors as the investment manager. The program features college-date, risk-based and static portfolio options utilizing SPDR ETFs, and a savings portfolio option. Accounts can be linked to the Upromise rewards service....

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USAA 529 College Savings Plan

Nevada's USAA 529 College Savings Plan is available to the general public and features age-based and static porfolio options utilizing USAA mutual funds. Accounts can be linked to the Upromise rewards service.

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Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program

Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program prepaid tuition program offers a variety of tuition packages to Nevada families and University of Nevada alumni.

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Advisor Sold Plans

Putnam 529 for America

Launched in October 2010, Nevada's Putnam 529 for America advisor-sold 529 savings plan offers an age-based option, 3 goal-based options, 10 individual-fund options, and 2 options consisting of the Putnam Absolute Return Funds. The 10 individual-fund options include several non-Putnam mutual funds....

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Wealthfront 529 College Savings Plan

The Wealthfront 529 College Savings Plan is an advisor-sold plan sponsored by the State of Nevada with Ascensus Broker Dealer Services, Inc. serving as program manager. Wealthfront is a completely online platform serving as an automated investment adviser. Wealthfront conducts a risk assessment for each account owner and, in combination with the beneficiary's expected enrollment date, allocates its participants to one of twenty custom portfolios. These portfolios may be allocated among up to nine mutual funds and ETFs from iShares and Vanguard....

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ABLE plans

ABLE Nevada

ABLE Nevada is offered through the National ABLE Alliance. ABLE Nevada is established and administered by the Office of the Nevada State Treasurer in cooperation with the Aging and Disability Services Division of the Department of Health and Human Services. The state's ABLE legislation authorizes the creation of ABLE Nevada within the Aging and Disability Services Division of the Department of Health and Human Services to provide independent living services and assistive technology for persons with disabilities who need independent living services....

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