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  • $50 fee waived for opening a Florida college savings plan

    $50 fee waived for opening a Florida college savings plan
    Application fees will be waived for sFlorida Prepaid College savings accounts this month. The $50 fee will be waived on new 529 savings account with a initial contribution of $250 or auto withdrawal of $25 a month. The tax-free 529 plans allow you...
  • Maryland offers two savings plans for college expenses

    College Savings Plans of Maryland, an independent Maryland state agency, offers two tax-advantaged 529 plans to pay college expenses Both the Maryland Prepaid College Trust and the Maryland College Investment Plan can be used at most federally accredited...
  • Zoo teams up with state to promote college savings plans

    Zoo teams up with state to promote college savings plans
    May 29 has been dubbed 529 College Savings Day -- get it 5/29 and 529, as in the part of the tax code that allows the savings plan? -- and the College Savings Plans of Maryland (CSPM) is teaming up with the Maryland Zoo to promote awareness of the plans. ...
  • Prepaid college tuition program, 'College Illinois' up and running again

    Prepaid college tuition program, 'College Illinois' up and running again
    Illinois families can again enroll in the state's prepaid college tuition program, a year after it was suspended amid questions about the investment strategy and a funding shortfall. The College Illinois program, with about 52,000 participants, allows...
  • T. Rowe Price-managed college savings plans take home gold

    T. Rowe Price-managed college savings plans take home gold
    Two college savings plans managed by T. Rowe Price rank among the best in the country — the eighth time that the Baltimore-based investment firm has been included in Morningstar's annual survey of top plans. Only once — the year after the...
  • Howard County datebook Datebook

    Sunday, March 24 Figure skating The Gardens Figure Skating Club presents its ninth annual spring ice show, "Mary Poppins," at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Gardens Ice House, 13800 Old Gunpowder Road in Laurel. Shows feature more than 60 skaters, ages 3-55,...
  • College degree is still worth the (very considerable) cost

     
    With college costs soaring and new graduates struggling to land jobs, is higher education still worth the money? Yes, according to an analysis by one recent college graduate who has studied the issue carefully. Sarah Millar, who is now gainfully......
  • California to close part of 529 college-savings plan

     
    California is dropping a portion of its 529 college-savings plan. Early next year, the state will close its “advisor-sold” unit, a small portion of the 529 in which residents invest in the plan through brokers and financial planners. The...
  • Average student-loan debt tops $25,000 for first time

     
    You don't have to be a math major to understand this statistic: The average student-loan debt of last year's college graduates tops $25,000 -- the first time it's ever exceeded that ignominious mark. Seniors who graduated in 2010 had an......
  • Voucher bill (plan for education savings accounts) filed by state senator (that idea Gov. Scott said he wouldn’t pursue)

     
    Well, Gov. Rick Scott said he wouldn't purse the education savings account idea — the so-called universal vouchers – touted by his education transition team. But a bill, one we just noticed, that would create just such a program has been filed...
  • File Under "Ironic Timing."

     
    Fresh From The Capitol Ideas In-Box: This'll be great -- assuming that there's still higher education in Pennsylvania by June 30. "ALLENTOWN – Rep. Doug Reichley (R-Berks/Lehigh) and Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Northampton) will host a College...