Wed, 18 Jun 2014
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Traditional mutual funds tend to outperform 529 plans, but tax incentives and high-quality investments can offset the college-savings vehicles' lagging returns.
Consider these 529 plan strategies, tax and financial aid implications, and more when saving for grandkids.
Our annual study examines how 529 college savings plans stack up on price, performance, and other factors versus non-plan mutual funds.
Fees, tax benefits, and restrictions are among the key considerations for college savers thinking of investing in a 529 college-savings plan.
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