Washington 529 College Savings Plans
Washington offers a direct-sold 529 college savings plan and a prepaid tuition program. The DreamAhead College Investment Plan is sponsored and distributed by the Washington Student Achievement Council. Sumday Administration, LLC, a BNY Mellon Company, provides program management. The Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) Program guarantees that the value of an account will keep pace with the cost of college tuition, no matter how much it changes in the future.
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Washington 529 Tax Benefit
The DreamAhead College Investment Plan is sponsored and distributed by the Washington Student Achievement Council. Vestwell State Savings, LLC, Vestwell Holdings, provides program management, recordkeeping and administrative support services. Investment options include year of enrollment portfolios and static investment portfolios....
Washington's Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) Program is open for enrollment annually from November to May. The State of Washington guarantees that the value of an account will keep pace with the cost of college tuition, no matter how much it changes in the future. GET reopened to new enrollments on November 1, 2017 after a two year freeze in response to the College Affordability Act, which lowered tuition at Washington's public higher education institutions....
The Washington State ABLE Savings Plan is established pursuant to the ABLE Act and the Washington Achieving a Better Life Experience Act ("The Washington Act"). The plan is designed to be a "qualified ABLE program", which status permits a beneficiary of an ABLE account established under the plan to make tax-free withdrawals to pay for qualified disability expenses under certain circumstances....