Is the principal or interest/dividends in a student's beneficiary IRA counted as their asset when applying for FAFSA or for aid at a college?
Chamberlain College Loan Forgiveness
Son staying home - withdrawing from 529
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Sanford Brown Loan Forgiveness
A place to share techniques related to gift taxes and federal tax incentives targeted to education.
Taxes on scholarships?
Gift tax implications of intergenerational funding of 529
Two students in college with qualified expenses
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!
Use a small portion of my son's 529 to help pay for law school for my niece?
Converting UGMA into two 529 accounts managed by Raymond James
Is proportion of earnings v. contributions disclosed on the check?
Where parents can share stories about the best ways to save and pay for college.
How did you get your kid through college?
With so many unknowns, how much to save for college?
What should I do with my money?
529 plan withdrawals
Share thoughts on withdrawal strategies and what happens when you take money out of a 529 plan.
Scholarship withdrawal from 529 tax free
2018 1098-T doesn't show tuition waiver as scholarship
Updates or changes to this article?
Financial advisors, CPAs and other professionals can share tips and ask questions about college financing.
Commission-based planners watch out - you're next
Titling account to fund 529
Managing an account on your own vs. Broker
A place to discuss strategies for grandparents who want to help pay for college.
Grandparent making multiple distributions
Lump sum contribution - Form 709 filing
Lump sum contribution; Form 709
Discuss the rules regarding custodial accounts under UGMA/UTMA.
Cannot deposit check taken from UTMA account?
Custodial 529 plan. What kind of account transfers to minor at 21?
UGMA/UTMA 529 Withdrawal Rules
Topics related to 529 ABLE accounts for individuals with special needs.
SSI Eligibility for Sibling in 529 Plan
Best state for 529a plans
529A ABLE account
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
Fees and expenses
Discuss the various fees charged to 529 account owners.
Best way leverage the NY tax deduction for a 529 plan
529 Plan: Fee Questions
Rock Bottom Fees
Get tips on filing the FAFSA and how savings can affect financial aid eligibility.
FAFSA Appeal for incorrect EFC
Determining Custodial Parent when 50-50 custody for FAFSA
Help with suggestions to buy a home!
Topics related to college admissions and how to prepare a child for a top school.
529 Plan Vs Florida Prepaid?
Saving for college calculation assumption question
529 Accounts and Merit Based Scholarships
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