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“Save $50, Get $50” with Invest529!


Note: This offer has expired. Eligible Invest529 accounts will receive the bonus contribution on or about June 30, 2023.

With the cost of higher education on the rise, Virginia529 is helping families take the first step toward saving for their children’s future. From May 17 through May 31, families can jumpstart their savings with the “Save $50, Get $50” offer!

To qualify for the “Save $50, Get $50” offer for yourself or a loved one, open a new Invest529 account, contribute $50 or more, establish a recurring contribution, and Virginia529 will make a bonus $50 contribution into your new account!

Here’s how to participate in the offer: Between May 17, 2023 and May 31, 2023, you must:

  1. Create a Virginia529 web account; and (or log in if you already have a web account)
  2. Select “Open an Account” then “New Invest529 Account” and complete the application; and
  3. Establish a “Recurring Contribution” of at least $10 and contribute $50 or more during the account opening/application process.

May 29 is recognized nationally as 529 Day, a chance to remind people of how important it is to plan for a loved one’s higher education costs and to raise awareness of the benefits 529 plans offer in helping individuals and families save.

Let Virginia529 help get your education savings in gear and open and account today!

Read the “Save $50, Get $50” official terms and conditions Open an Account

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