ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan

A $50 Target GiftCard™ is another great reason to open a ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan.

A ScholarShare 529 college savings plan provides 100% tax-free growth and the opportunity to have up to 25% more money for college.

Benefits of a ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan:

There are a number of compelling reasons to choose ScholarShare 529 for your college savings:

  • 100% Tax-Free Growth – With a ScholarShare 529 account, your savings grows free of federal and state taxes, which can result in up to 25% more money for higher education.
  • Low Cost – ScholarShare 529 Portfolios charge less than half the national average for 529 plans.**
  • Go Anywhere – Your ScholarShare 529 savings can be used at any accredited school in the US.
  • Investment Choice – The ScholarShare 529 Plan offers a variety of professionally managed portfolios to fit your life situation, risk tolerance, and college savings goals.

*When you open a new California 529 College Savings Plan account with a $50 contribution (and sign up for ongoing automatic contributions of $25 or more per month) between December 7, 2017, at 12:01 a.m. and December 8, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. (PST), you will be mailed a $50 Target GiftCard on or before June 30, 2018. Visit for official Terms and Conditions. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsored by ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan.

**Source: Strategic Insight 529 College Savings Quarterly Fee Analysis, Third Quarter 2017.

To learn more about the ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan, its investment objectives, tax benefits, risks and costs, please see the Disclosure Booklet at Read it carefully. Investments in the Plan are neither insured nor guaranteed and there is the risk of investment loss. Taxpayers should seek advice from an independent tax advisor based on their own particular circumstances. If the funds aren’t used for qualified higher education expenses, a 10% penalty tax on earnings (as well as federal and state income taxes) may apply.

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