There's a way.

Saving for college is a journey made better when guided by experience.

What you need to know, simply and clearly. So, you can pursue the best possibilities for your kids — without limits.


Your path.
Your plan.
Your source.

Not sure where to start? Let our experts help clear the way. From financial aid officers at leading colleges and universities across the country to financial planners who work with families every day — start your journey with us.

Save for college

Compare savings options, explore 529s, and find tactics and to-dos.

Pay for college

Navigate costs, financial aid and student loans to plan ahead.


Every possibility needs a path to follow. The hardest part is knowing where to start. Let’s find your way forward – together.


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Our 529 Plan

Big on flexibility. Small on risk.

A simple way to save for college. Guaranteed prepaid tuition with no fees and little to no market risk. With us, private college is possible for everyone.

What it is

A 529 plan with guaranteed prepaid tuition at nearly 300 colleges nationwide.

About the plan

What it does

Lock in today’s tuition. Save on tomorrow’s tuition. Protect against rising tuition.

How it works

Why you need it

No fees, no worrying about market ups and downs. Just savings, plain and simple.

All the benefits

Our member colleges

Nearly 300 unique possibilities and one that’s uniquely you.

Choose from hundreds of schools nationwide. City to rural campuses, large to small, liberal arts to science and engineering. Find it all here.



Dive in

Want more on financial aid? Other options to save? Maybe uncover a few misconceptions about private college? Dip your toes in or jump into the deep end — you choose.