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529 College Savings Plans to the Rescue in Uncertain Times


They prepared for an altered campus experience for students, but U.S. colleges are continuing to put rules and guidelines in place to help contain the coronavirus while simultaneously rolling out hybrid education models designed to keep students on pace to meet their academic needs.

For any 529 account owners that are still anxious about the health, financial and social-emotional implications of sending their students off to campus, remember that there is flexibility built into your account that may help during this unprecedented time.

Read more at: College Savings Plans Network

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Resources to help you learn

Virginia529 offers free, in-person information sessions at locations across Virginia. These hour-long sessions highlight the program’s three plans, explain the benefits to account owners and give you the chance to get your questions answered. If you don’t live near one of our in-person sessions, Virginia529 offers online webinars where you can learn more from the comfort of your own home.