Iowa's College Planning Options
Course # 563
Funding a college education is one of the most valuable gifts someone can give a child. This program will help you understand and compare different college savings options, develop an effective investment strategy, discuss tax advantages of various plans, and explore financial aid. Much time will be spent discussing the State of Iowa's two 529 college savings plans.
Objectives (At the end of this course participants will be able to):
- Discuss college cost in today's dollars and what it may cost in the future.
- Review advantages and disadvantages of various college savings plans.
- Discuss financial aid options and how they fit into a college plan.
- Learn the differences between Iowa's two college savings plans
Participants (audience course is designed for):
Individuals who want to learn how to save for college in the most tax advantaged way.