The latest news on 529 plans
College savings plans are becoming increasingly flexible and affordable for parents.
Parents saving for college need to understand bond investments as much as stock market investments.
Parents can avoid paying taxes on withdrawals when their kids start college.
Savings accounts, CDs, and money markets can offer stability for parents of future college students.
Purchasing tuition ahead of time is possible through a type of 529 college savings plan.
Those who contribute to 529 college savings plans can take advantage of matching grants.
Experts offer tips for choosing specific investments within colleges savings plans.
Financial experts offer tips on how to utilize 529 funds along with other education money.
Parents can pay for school via their college savings plans, but not all expenses are covered.
To pay for school this fall, parents need to know how to access and utilize their savings plan assets.