COLLEGE SAVINGS 101

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Five questions to ask yourself when choosing a college savings strategy

College can be one of the largest expenses a family will ever face. There are a number of different options available to help you reach your goal, and here are a few things to consider before choosing the one thats right for you.

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10 things we love most about 529 plans

Getting to college without going into excessive debt isnt easy, but its also not impossible. Here are 10 reasons why we think 529 plans are the most effective way for families to save for college.

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Does this 529 plan rule leave you scratching your head?

Investing in your home state's 529 plan can have some great benefits, but you should still explore the 529 options in other states as well.

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The 529 plan F-Word

Almost all college savers will agree that the most hated four-letter word associated with 529 plans is F-E-E-S. It's important to compare fees when deciding on a 529 plan. But where do you start?Heres a quick slideshow to help you understand the different charges:

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