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Devon Copeland Senior Communications Associate

Press Releases

Virginia529 Program Retains Top Rating

RICHMOND, Va. --- Virginia529’s direct-sold savings program, Invest529, has received the Morningstar Analyst Rating™ of Gold from Morningstar’s Manager Research Group for the second year running.

Virginia529 applauds Wittman for Supporting Awareness about Saving for Higher Education

RICHMOND, Virginia–May 26, 2017–Virginia529 applauds Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-01) for introducing yesterday H.Res.369 recognizing May 29, 2017 as “National 529 Day.” 529 Day raises awareness about the importance of planning and…

Virginia Babies To Win College Savings Accounts

May 26, 2017–Nineteen Virginia newborns will win college savings accounts valued at $529 from Virginia529 College Savings Plan (Virginia529) for being born the closest to 5:29 p.m. on May 29 at participating hospitals in Virginia.

Deadline for college savings tax deduction approaches

The deadline for contributions to Virginia529 accounts to qualify for a 2016 state income tax deduction is December 31, 2016.

Virginia529 prePAID tuition program open

Families can eliminate the uncertainty of future increases at those institutions by enrolling a child in Virginia529 prePAID, available for a limited time through March 31, 2017.

Virginia529 program one of top three in U.S.

Virginia529 inVEST has received a Morningstar Analyst Rating™ of Gold by independent investment research provider Morningstar, Inc. inVEST is one of only three programs awarded the top honor this year.

Virginia529 celebrates 20 years of achieving higher education dreams

An idea to prepay college tuition. A vision to reward and encourage saving. A plan to make higher education affordable. Since 1996, Virginia529 College Savings Plan (Virginia529) has been helping people…

Virginia529 Lowers Administrative Fee 33 Percent

To help families accrue higher education savings more quickly, Virginia529 has lowered administrative expenses 33 percent for its inVEST program.

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