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Unused 529 Contributions

From time to time concerned parents share that they don’t want to save toward college in a tax-free 529 savings plan because they don’t want to incur any penalties if their child gets a full scholarship or doesn’t use all of the savings in the plan account.  212 more words


Melted Toys Finally Debut Their LP!

It’s always thrilling to accidentally find a band that is very, very good.  This is one of those times.

Music has been approaching this point on the map from four different directions for a while now. 273 more words

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Atlanta is Sweet on Sweet Crude

By Jay Gilling

Monday nights at the 529 in Atlanta are usually free, or donations only, to help support traveling bands that come through. That makes Monday night a favorite among East Atlanta kids, and folks from further away who love music, but are also poverty stricken. 596 more words

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New Madrid: Background Music for the Foreground

Last night, I had the pleasure of going to the 529 in Atlanta, and standing in a room essentially the size of the coat closet with 6000 other people. 360 more words

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Little Tybee 'Don't Quit Your Day Job' : Song of the Day

Atlanta darlings Little Tybee kick off their summer tour on June 27th in Savannah.  The following night, Saturday, June 28th, this wonderful (and yet vastly underrated) band will be blowing the doors off of 529.   45 more words

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The Wealth Consequence of College Costs

Congrats to the parents of prospective college students!  Your 18 years of sacrifice has led to the crowning achievement of seeing your children graduate high school and prepare for advanced education.  252 more words