New York's 529 College Savings Program -- Direct Plan

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New York's direct-sold 529 college savings plan is available to residents of any state. It offers low fees and diverse investment options featuring Vanguard mutual funds. New York residents may enjoy a state tax deduction for contributions to the plan. There is no minimum contribution to start saving with New York's 529 College Savings Program and you can enroll online in minutes.

Fee Score

4.5 / 5

Performance

3 / 5
  • Program type
    Savings
  • Inception
    1998, but substantially changed in November 2003
  • State agency
    Office of the State Comptroller and the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation
  • Tax deduction
  • Program Manager
    Ascensus College Savings
  • Program distributor
    Vanguard Marketing Corporation

Target Enrollment 2029 Portfolio

Asset Allocation

Asset Class% AssetsCategory Avg.
US Stock25.58%28.16%
Foreign Stock17.05%13.95%
Real Estate0%1.2%
Bond54%47.24%
Short Term Bond0%5.16%
Cash/MM3.37%4.21%

Performance

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Fees vs Performance

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Data as of 12/31/2023.

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