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Tales From the Road, Part 2

In mid-May I had the pleasure of attending MamaCon – The Conference for Moms, in Bellevue Washington.  This was their third year of bringing activities, resources, shopping and fun to mom’s in Seattle and surrounding areas.  525 more words

Grandparents can help with college costs

Are you a grandparent who wants to help pay for a grandchild’s college education? You’ll find several ways to do this, each with its own limitations and tax consequences. 132 more words

Four Important Tips for College Freshmen

Right now thousands of recent high school graduates across our state are gearing up to leave for college in just a few short weeks. The questions that come with leaving for college can be a bit unnerving so I thought I would share some advice and tips for surviving the first year and making the most of your time on campus. 545 more words

A Blast From the Recent Past

It’s hard to believe that we just wrapped up our 16th enrollment period! Since the program opened in 1998, GET has helped Washington families open more than 157,000 college savings accounts. 480 more words

Back to School Checklist

It never fails that just as summer gets rolling and we’re finally starting to adjust to erratic new daycare/summer camp/vacation schedules, it’s already time for “Back to School” planning! 639 more words

College is how much Again!

529 Lesson Plan: High Scores for 529 College Savings Program

Looking for a tax-advantaged college savings plan that has no age restrictions and no income phaseout limits — and one you can use to pay for more than just tuition? 1,046 more words


School’s Out for Summer! What’s on Your Horizon?

Summer’s finally here, and today in the northwest, it actually feels like it. As I’m writing, the forecast for the day is a scorching 92 degrees… in Washington State! 405 more words