• Tips # 24 & 25

    September 25, 2013 Tip # 24: Increase the chances of attending collegeOpening a 529 account will increase your chances of attending college. According to research, students who have a college […]

  • Tips # 21-23

    September 24, 2013 Tip #21 Open an online 529 accountAlthough it may seem like an insurmountable task, opening an online account is quick and painless, taking up about ten minutes […]

  • Tips # 18-20

    September 23, 2013Tip # 18: Saving is a better option than student loansThe average student loan debt is more than $27,000. Though low-interest loans are often available for college financing, […]

  • Tip # 17: Most 529 plans have low minimums

    September 17, 2013If cost is a concern, it’s important to know that most plans have very low minimum monthly contribution limits making them attractive to families regardless of income level. […]

  • Tip #13: Find the plan that best fits your needs

    September 13, 2013 When choosing a 529 plan, compare all available plans. Many states offer their plans to non-residents. If your state plan does not offer the features you are […]

  • Tip #12: Check out

    September 12, 2013Spend a little bit of time with the many excellent 529 resources available on the CSPN website for free.  They will help make taking the first step simple and […]