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Saving for College - 529 Plan Vs. Educational IRA


Do you have a child or grandchild & you have several years before college, but you are already worried how you will pay for it? 442 more words

Forming Strong Habits is Key to Building a Bright Future

On Sunday, May 31, we will be closing out our 17th enrollment year here at GET. This time of year is always so encouraging, as we see thousands of families making the decision to… 489 more words

Fight the Tide: Debt

I’m indebted to Dave Ramsey for many ideas in this post. Please click here to obtain some of his great resources on personal finance.

The second area we need to fight against the tide of our culture in is debt. 543 more words

Get your savings in full swing this spring

I always welcome the start of baseball season, as it’s a great reminder that good things are in store for the months ahead. It’s a chance for renewed optimism as we cheer on the home team (Go Mariners!) and hope that maybe ‘this’ will finally be their year. 462 more words

529 Plans

Section 529 plans provide valuable tax-advantaged savings oppor­tunity. You can choose a prepaid tuition plan to secure current tuition rates or a tax-advantaged savings plan to fund college expenses. 428 more words

Accounting Tips

Pros and cons of 529 plans

While a 529 plan is commonly considered the “best college savings vehicle”, this option does have some downsides.

Reasons to use a 529 plan:
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Cutting College Costs -- Ideas For Students

Bright Futures Start with Being a Champion for Others’ Success

We have all heard the term “kids today.” It is usually followed up by a statement like: “they sure have it easy,” or “they just don’t have the work ethic of our generation.” What we must remember is that kids are just a reflection of us in the mirror of life. 752 more words