College

5 Dumb Mistakes College Grads Make With Their Money

Debt

Graduation season is upon us! In the next several weeks, students from all over the country will be sporting their cap ‘n gown, bouncing down the aisle at their ceremonies with bright eyes and wide smiles – ready to embark on the next phase of their lives! It’s an exciting time. It’s also a scary […]

What is a 529 College Savings Plan?

College Savings

So you’ve probably heard of the 529 College Savings Plan, but what exactly is it and how does it work? That’s what we want to answer today.  Surprisingly, 529 College Savings Plans have been available since 1996 with the Small Business Job Protection Act. The 529 plans were then refined in 1997, 2001 and again in […]