Saving in a 529 plan is one of the best ways to save for college. Learn how easy it can be to open an account, add funds, get relatives involved in the process, and even claim a tax deduction. …
By Jonathan Hughes    |
529 accounts such as the U.Fund College Investing Plan allow you to save for college expenses while taking advantage of benefits not available in other savings plans.…
By Jonathan Hughes    |
By saving in the U.Plan today, you can guarantee that you'll lock in a portion (up to 100%!) of today's current rates on tuition and mandatory fees at over 70 colleges and universities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Learn how a young man realized the importance of saving for college and establish college savings accounts for the children in his life. …
By Shaun Connolly    |
Tips include removing a monthly charge, creating a matching agreement with your child, selling items, having a garage sale, getting paid to take surveys, selling clothes at consignment stores, reducing your phone bill, and using websites that provide rebates. …
By Meredith Clement    |
A teacher shares tips on how to encourage students to embrace their reading skills and develop a love for books.…
By Sherri Galego    |
Tips include covering expenses, keeping up with debt payments, saving up an emergency fund, taking advantage of retirement matching, and determining the future cost of school. …
By Meredith Clement    |
Tips include opening a 529 account, using MEFA's College Savings Calculator, reducing your grocery bill, and having a yard sale. …
By Meredith Clement    |
Reasons include tax savings, locked-in college costs, safety and reliability, choice, flexibility, and no fees…
By Anna Devlin    |
My son loves money. Well, he loves coins. He's three years old. He loves coins for the same reason Mr. Magoo does in Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol: because coins make such a lovely sound when they jingle.…
By Jonathan Hughes    |