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#17140 - 03/02/04 10:45 AM What are the other options besides 529 plan?
momtovaljul Offline
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Registered: 01/14/04
Posts: 3
Loc: Pearland, TX
I am trying to find another savings option besides the 529 and Coverdell ESA plans to fund either of my childrens' education. Are there any low-cost mutual funds I can access via the internet? Any other suggestions?

Thanks,

Lisa

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#17141 - 03/02/04 12:27 PM Re: What are the other options besides 529 plan?
bwilk Offline
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Registered: 05/14/01
Posts: 3345
Loc: AZ
Those are the 2 tax advantaged programs designed for educational savings. You can invest in anything you want outside of a 529 and call it college savings. Just make sure you understand the pros/cons of the alternatives as well.

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