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9. Financial Planning > A College Savings Plan in Every State

A College Savings Plan in Every State

Cut through the confusing array of Section 529 college savings plans by focusing on state tax breaks, investing options, and costs.

Section 529 college savings plans [Hack #92] are almost too much of a good thing. State Treasurers have run amok, sponsoring plan after plan. In Nevada, parents face seven choices. Parents are free to invest in any state plan offered, if they can decipher the maze of different spending rules, contribution limits, investment options, and fees. Compounding the confusion, financial advisors have jumped into the fray, offering advisor versions of college savings plans. It’s actually easier to choose a Section 529 plan than you might think. Online tools help you understand your choices and select the best plan for you and your child.


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