General Information

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SMART529 Select

The West Virginia SMART529 Select 529 savings program is managed by Hartford Funds and features age-based and static portfolio options utilizing Dimensional Fund Advisors mutual funds. Although DFA funds are typically available only through financial advisers, this 529 plan is direct-sold. Accounts can be linked to the Upromise rewards service.

Our Ratingx

3 of 5

Fee Scorex

3.5 of 5
3.5 of 5

Performancex

1 of 5
1 of 5

  • Program typeSavings
  • Inception2004
  • State agency
    State Treasurer's Office under the authority of the West Virginia College Prepaid Tuition and Savings Program Board of Trustees
  • Tax deduction
  • Program Manager
    Hartford Funds Management Company, LLC
  • Program distributor
    Hartford Funds Distributors, LLC
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SMART529 Select Age-Based Portfolio 19+


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Asset Allocation

Asset Class% AssetsCategory Avg.
US Stockx60%10.25%
Foreign Stockx35%4.97%
Real Estatex5%0.63%
Bondx0%48.16%
Short Term Bondx0%13.9%
Cash/MMx0%22.09%


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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.


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Assumptions
Data in "Growth of $10,000" is based on historical annual performance data.

Data as of 09/30/2020.

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