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Which college savings option is best for me?

Our college savings options tool can help take some of the guesswork out of determining which investment option is best suited for you, based on features you consider important.

For information on how our tool works, read the assumptions and limitations.

Which College Savings Option Is Best for Me?
Select the state where you currently pay taxes.
How important is it that the account is owned and controlled by you, rather than by the person you're saving for?
Very
Somewhat
Not at all
How important is it for you for your earnings to grow tax-deferred, and potentially tax-free, if it means giving up some flexibility over your investments?
Very
Somewhat
Not at all
How important is it to avoid tax penalties on your investment earnings if you make early withdrawals or if the invbestments are used for purposes other than education?
Very
Somewhat
Not at all
How important is it to minimize the percentage of the account's value that counts against financial aid eligibility?
Very
Somewhat
Not at all
Compare the features of these two options.
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