List of “Eligible Expenses” for 529 Plans

List of “Eligible Expenses” for 529 Plans

One of the major friction points for parents when deciding to enroll in a 529 college savings plan is the potential consequences of not using the funds for eligible, or “qualified,” higher education expenses.  It’s no surprise, qualified expenses for...
How To Start A 529 Plan For Your Unborn Child

How To Start A 529 Plan For Your Unborn Child

Today’s parents are starting their college funds much earlier than previous generations.  In fact, a Vanguard study of its 529 plan account owners shows that the majority of today’s parents open their baby’s 529 college fund before they are born or shortly...