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Make 2017 the year of savings


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2017 has just begun, and it’s full of possibilities. With the help of Virginia529, it can be your year of higher education savings – and meeting your goals can be easier than you think.

Are you a new saver?

Virginia529 offers a variety of flexible, affordable higher education savings programs that you can tailor to your specific needs. You can open an account with as little as $25, and contributions are tax deductible from the account owner’s Virginia state individual income tax. Start today and consider one resolution complete.

Have you already started saving?

If so, here are some easy tips to meet your goals faster:

  • Move savings in regular bank accounts to a tax-advantaged Virginia529 account
  • Set up automatic monthly contributions from your bank account
  • Increase the amount you contribute

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Resources to help you learn

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to the most common questions about 529 plans.

Smart Savers Academy

Tune in to a live episode and ask questions of the presenter, or watch a previously recorded webinar below.

Invest529 Portfolio Performance

Review and compare historical returns of Invest529 portfolios.