Ashley McKenzie, a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), reviews 529s--a college savings tool. Click on the audio clips to learn more. For more information on your state's 529 plan, visit: http://www.savingforcollege.com/529_plan_details/.
What is a 529 account?
When is the best time to start saving in a 529?
How can I contribute to my 529 plan?
What are the investment options for a 529 plan?
Will saving in a 529 plan negatively impact a financial aid application?
Whose name should be on the 529 account?
Can funds be withdrawn from a 529 anytime?
What are the tax advantages of a 529 plan?