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Is a 529 College-Savings Plan Right for You?

Fees, tax benefits, and restrictions are among the key considerations for college savers thinking of investing in a 529 college-savings plan.

Note: This video is part of Morningstar's October 2014 College Planning Report Card special report. 

Adam Zoll: For Morningstar, I'm Adam Zoll. Five twenty-nine college-savings plans are widely used as a way to save for college, but how do you know if one is right for you? Here with some answers is Kathryn Spica, she is a senior fund analyst on Morningstar's 529 research team. Kathryn, thanks for being with us.

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