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I finally opened a 529 account!

I’ve been thinking about how I’ve slacked off on various money related things these days.  I’ve set so much on autopilot (which is good, for savings, paying bills, etc.) but then I sort of forgot to check in on or change anything.  504 more words

Personal Finance

529 College Savings Plans in Minnesota

Quick details:

  • $15,000 annual contribution limit
  • Anyone can contribute
  • Significant tax benefits for contributors under certain income thresholds
  • Growth on the assets aren’t taxed until withdrawal, and if used for education expenses, they aren’t taxed at all (both federal and MN income taxes)
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Investment Strategies

A Parent's Eye View -- Paying for College

Before we seriously consider retirement planning, most of us get serious about planning for our children’s college tuition. I have seen and considered multiple tactics, each with its strengths and sore spots. 798 more words

529

The BEST Way to Pay for Your Kid's College

As with everything else, the cost of college education is rapidly rising. This is a multi-factorial problem. The onus of responsibility of this rising cost is not just on the colleges and universities themselves. 791 more words

Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance

The BEST Way to Pay for Your Kid's College

As with everything else, the cost of college education is rapidly rising. This is a multi-factorial problem. The onus of responsibility of this rising cost is not just on the colleges and universities themselves. 791 more words

Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance

Financial Wellness

529 (cali one as the performance has been good and the cost is pretty low) has been setup along with a custodial account. We got around to it this month! 172 more words

Year 1 Baby Events

2 Venues - 8 Bands

Wondering what to do on a Saturday night, I had my eye set on the Gunpowder Gray gig, since it was free and I wanted to see this band again (been almost a year since I wrote about them for Project Metal Music). 1,054 more words

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