Pennsylvania's 529 Investment Plan is available to residents of any state, and offers 26 Vanguard investment options, including a socially responsible equity portfolio. Pennsylvania residents may enjoy a state tax deduction for contributions to the plan.
- Program typeSavings
- Inception2002, but substantially changed in November 2006
- State agencyPennsylvania Treasury Department
- Tax deduction
- Program ManagerPennsylvania Treasury Department, with Ascensus College Savings as record-keeper and servicing agent, and Vanguard as investment manager.
- Program distributorPennsylvania Treasury Department
Conservative Income Portfolio
|Asset Class||% Assets||Category Avg.|
|Short Term Bond||25%||17.71%|
Fees & Expenses (1 Year)
Total Expense Ratio
Fees vs Performance
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Each investment portfolio within a 529 plan carries with it a certain fee, known as the expense ratio. These annual fees are calculated based on a percentage of the investment balance. Enter the information below to see how much in fees you will pay over the course of your investment.
Growth of $10,000
Data in "Growth of $10,000" is based on historical annual performance data.
Data as of 12/31/2022.
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Each portfolio is assigned to a category of similar portfolios for comparison purposes. Read about our methodology for categorizing portfolios.
Category averages are designed to be a representation of all portfolios with a similar risk profile (represented as a % of equity).