Get answers to questions about 529 college savings plans and prepaid plans, including ownership rules and the benefits of 529s over other savings vehicles. Newbies welcome!
Using 529 funds to pay tuition after graduating
529 withdrawl to go to parent, rather than student?
Does this rollover violate the investment change rule
Grandchildren college expenses
Gift Limits for Friends child's 529
Strategy for cashing bonds to fund 529 plan for grandchild & the interest be exempt from federal income tax
Topics related to college admissions and how to prepare a child for a top school.
529 Accounts and Merit Based Scholarships
Slightly OT: College Applications
A place to share techniques related to gift taxes and federal tax incentives targeted to education.
Let it ride, beneficiary change to next generation and implications
Allowed to treat GI Bill as scholarship?
Do you get PA state tax deduction for non-dependent 529 contributions?
Post questions or tips that don't fit under other categories in General Discussion.
Welcome to the Savingforcollege.com forum
Using 529 vs. UTMA funds
529 Plan vs alternatives
529 plan withdrawals
Share thoughts on withdrawal strategies and what happens when you take money out of a 529 plan.
Tuition Remission as an employee...529 isn't needed
A couple questions about rollovers
Need help with a withdrawal error
Discuss the rules regarding custodial accounts under UGMA/UTMA.
UGMA/UTMA 529 Withdrawal Rules
Switch from a ugma account to a 529 plan
Custodian refusing to sign off UGMA
Get tips on filing the FAFSA and how savings can affect financial aid eligibility.
Siblings' 529s and EFC
Can submitting CSS Profile to public university HURT my chances of receiving financial aid?
CSS fin'l aid reporting question
Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.
Defining Home Equity
Calculator report doesn't seem to be working
Bad question on Advisor Test
A place to discuss strategies for grandparents who want to help pay for college.
Are my contributions to the parent's 529 revocable?
Grandparent contributing to parent owned 529 during college years
Transfering 529s from Children to Grandchildren
Where parents can share stories about the best ways to save and pay for college.
Can parents and granparents superfund a 529 plan for same child in same year resulting in $140k contribution?
How did you get your kid through college?
Fees and expenses
Discuss the various fees charged to 529 account owners.
529 Plan: Fee Questions
Rock Bottom Fees
Rewards credit cards
Discussions about how credit card rewards can help pay for college.
Rewards credit cards
529 Credit Card Rewards - qualify as contribution for state tax deduction?
Re: opinions on upromise
Is a Roth IRA a good way to save for college?
Roth IRA distributions
529 vs. Roth IRA
Roth IRA vs 529
Financial advisors, CPAs and other professionals can share tips and ask questions about college financing.
Commission-based planners watch out - you're next
Managing an account on your own vs. Broker
Buy A shares or B?
Topics related to 529 ABLE accounts for individuals with special needs.
529A ABLE account