College savings: Understand the options

How will I pay for college?

Putting money in an account earmarked for education is one of the best ways to save for college costs. The question is: Which type of account? Here's a look at the top two ways to save for college and some of the factors you should consider. More »

 

Compare your college savings options

Use our chart to compare the features of 529 college savings plans and UGMA/UTMA accounts. More »

 

What will college cost?

A college education is an important and expensive investment. But you don't have to be discouraged by the financial burden if you have a plan. Use our two tools to help you find out what you can expect to pay for college and determine how much to save. More »