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Higher Education Benefits More than Just Economic Gains

A recent report by the Pew Research Center shows that the earning gap between high school and college graduates is at its widest point in 48 years. 594 more words

GET Saver Profile

One of the biggest misconceptions about the GET Program is that you can only use it for schools in Washington. Many families are surprised to find out that students can use GET nationwide and even in other countries at public and private universities, colleges, community colleges and technical schools. 343 more words

Help Your Kids' Dreams Take Flight!

It’s a bird, it’s a plane…no it’s…National Aviation Day! First recognized on August 19, 1939 by presidential proclamation, this special day not only commemorates the birth of Orville Wright, but the origins of the aeronautics industry. 534 more words

The Great American Road-Trip

The Great American Road-Trip. An art to which I would humbly submit myself as a master. Perhaps not a Da Vinci or Rembrandt, but at least a Jackson Pollack, or “guy who draws Dilbert.” I grew up in a military family, with the transitory lifestyle that goes along with it. 338 more words

Save for College - Learn More About 529 Plans

One of the biggest financial challenges you may face as a parent is saving for college.  The burden will not be too overwhelming if you start saving now.   706 more words

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Where in the World is Hootie, The College Super Saver?

In case you missed it, a couple weeks ago we welcomed the newest member of the GET Team – Hootie, The College Super Saver. Since starting with GET, Hootie’s already been busy rescuing families from future student loan debt by helping them start their college savings. 556 more words

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