Saturday School: 529 Plans Explained in 2 Minutes

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Investing in a 529 plan is a great way to build up college savings for yourself or a child. But do you understand the basics that underpin these savings vehicles?

Watch this short video from Saving4College, and you’ll uncover the most important information about 529 plans in less than two minutes.

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