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Most frequently asked investment questions about 529 Plans. See if your Question is answered.

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Annual College Savings Survey

We conduct this survey annually to shed light on the college savings behavior of parents and grandparents, with a particular focus on usage of and beliefs about 529 college savings plans.

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When it comes to 529 plans, parents just don't understand

A study from Fidelity shows more parents are saving for college than ever before, but they are still confused about how 529 savings plans work. By missing out on these key benefits, including federal (and sometimes state) tax savings, and favorable financial aid treatment, they could be leaving money on the table.

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4 times millennial parents should consider a 529 plan
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Don't save for retirement: When to ignore traditional college savings advice
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Expert tips on managing money before, during and after college
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What you can pay for with a 529 plan
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