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Use this section to research 529 plans from every state. We provide plan information and tools that help you choose which plan is right for you. We have even rated all of the nation's 529 plans so you can quickly compare overall effectiveness of each plan.
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Plans can differ in critical areas. Compare features across all plans.
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Not sure where to start when choosing a 529 plan? Begin by understanding your state's 529 plan and state tax treatment.
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529 Plan Featured Articles
What’s the Difference between Custodial and Individual 529 Plans?
The differences between a custodial 529 plan account and an individual 529 plan account affect control of the account and the impact of the 529 plan on eligibility for need-based financial aid.Read More
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