Open a new account and get a $50 bonus

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Open a new account:

Start by opening a new account with $50 or more.

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Set up Recurring Contributions:

Meet the eligibility requirements by adding a recurring contribution of $25 or more for at least 6 months.

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Receive the bonus:

After 6 months your $50 bonus will be deposited in your account on or before January 31, 2022.

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Benefits of a ScholarShare 529 account

100% Tax-Free Growth

Any earnings grow 100% free from federal and state taxes which can mean more money for college.

Tax-Free Withdrawals

Withdraw tax free for all qualified education expenses at accredited universities, colleges, or trade schools for tuition, room and board, books, computers and more.

Low Fees

Low fees make your 529 a low-cost investment, allowing your savings to grow faster.1

Why a
ScholarShare
529 account?

Your 529 plan is financial aid friendly

Your 529 account is viewed as a parental asset for financial aid purposes and counts less against aid eligibility than the same funds held in your child’s name.2

Your child gets more opportunities

Savings can be applied to any accredited college or university across the country and abroad, as well as at trade schools, community college and technical institutions.

You have more control

You’re never locked in and can withdraw your funds for any reason at any time.3

You enjoy more flexibility

Funds in your child’s account are transferable to another eligible family member, which includes siblings, stepchildren, parents...even first cousins.

Ready to start their college savings?

The sooner you start, the more they'll have for college.

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