Tag: College savings plans 529

529 Assets Jump in Q4 2011

Total 529 college savings plan assets were an estimated $144.4 billion in Q4 2011, according to data from Financial Research Corporation (FRC), a division of Strategic Insight.

Prepaid Tuition Plans Are 93% Funded


The College Savings Plans Network (CSPN) reported that as of the close of the most recent fiscal year, Section 529 prepaid tuition plans are, on average, approximately 93% funded.



Calif. to Close Part of 529 College Savings Plan

California will be closing its adviser-sold unit, a small portion of the 529 college-savings plan, in which residents invest in the plan through brokers and financial planners, reports the Los Angeles Times.

529 Plan Assets Increase in Q2 2011

Financial Research Corporation's (FRC) 529 College Savings Quarterly Data Highlights show 529 savings plan assets have increased to an estimated $149.8 billion as of the second quarter of 2011.