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Get to Know Virginia529

For more than twenty years, Virginia529 has helped millions of families and individuals plan and save for the cost of higher education. Our tax-advantaged 529 savings programs can help you save today and prepare for the future. Learn how.

Your Tax Refund Can Equal College Savings

Expecting a tax refund this year? Before you schedule a vacation or plan that shopping spree, consider transforming your tax refund into a contribution toward your Virginia529 account!

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Online webinars & tutorials

View live or previously recorded webinars to learn more about Virginia529 programs.

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Virginia529 Events

Representatives from Virginia529 attend events throughout the community. Get real answers to your questions about saving for higher education.

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Feb 22 2020

Richmond Kids Expo

Location Richmond Raceway Complex, Richmond, Virginia

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Smart Savers Blog

529 Plans, Distributions and your Tax Return

Tax season is officially underway, and individuals are preparing their financial records to get tax returns ready. Here are some factors to consider --- and to discuss with a tax professional--- when preparing your tax return.

New Security Updates to Safeguard your Account

To someone looking to commit fraud, a 529 account is no different than a checking or savings account. If your information gets into the wrong hands, your child’s education savings may be at risk. In an effort to give customers even more protection in the fight against internet fraud, Virginia529 has implemented new upgrades to its secure online platform.

New Year, Lower Fees

For the fifth time in its more than 20-year history, the administrative fee for Virginia529’s award-winning Invest529 program has been lowered.