The Hartford introduced the SMART529 Education Planner, which features a database of annual costs, updated bi-annually, for approximately 3,800 colleges and universities.
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The state of Ohio’s two 529 college savings plans earned spots at both ends of the spectrum in a new Morningstar national ranking of 529 programs.
The Student Loan Corporation (SLC), a subsidiary of Citibank, N.A., launched two interactive tools that provide advice and guidance for consumers about the basics of obtaining and paying back student loans.
Parents saved less for college in 2008 than in years past, but those who received help might have fared better, according to a survey by the College Savings Foundation (CSF).
The Hartford is launching an electronic application process for its SMART529 accounts.
Parents’ savings for their children’s college educations took a big hit as a bond fund offered by at least four state 529 plans lost more than a third of its value last year.
Grandparents want help from advisers creating a savings plan to contribute to their grandchildren’s college education, according to research from The Hartford.
In just a couple of months, I will find myself in the unenviable financial position of having two children in college at the same time.
A quarter of financial advisers who do not now sell 529 college savings plans intend to start offering them as a result of the Pension Protection Act (PPA).