Dividend logo

For many investors, the second-most important goal behind a comfortable retirement plan is saving for a child’s education.

After all, college continues to be one of the best ways to stack the deck towards higher long-term earnings potential. But with prices for tuition rising and student debts hitting the crippling point, many parents feel that they have to help shoulder the burden. And many are doing so with 529 plans as their chief college savings vehicle.

That’s great news considering that 529 plans were one of the biggest winners in the new Republican tax overhaul. Several key provisions of the bill now make 529 plans even more lucrative for savers.

Want to know the real cost of a college degree? Click here.

To read the Full Story, Go Premium or Log In

Popular Articles

Premium Successful%20business%20transformation%20initiatives%20help%20railroad%20giant%20strengthen%20its%20position%20on%20best%20dividend%20stocks%20list
News

Successful Business Transformation Initiatives Help Railroad Giant Strengthen its Position on Best Dividend Stocks List

When it comes to finding the best stocks, we often talk about moats. These competitive advantages...

News

Canadian Pacific Railway, Realty Income Corp and Fifth Third Bancorp Increase Dividend

Each week, stocks, funds and REITs announce upcoming dividend payouts. Track how your portfolio’s...

News

Danaher Corp, British American Tobacco and U.S. Bancorp Go Ex-dividend This Week

There are several securities going ex-dividend this week starting Monday, June 24. For income...