About College Savings Plans
Learn what a “529” college savings plan is, who can invest, what tax advantages it offers, and how to open an account.
How People Pay for College
Saving for higher education may be one of the most valuable investments you make for the future. But college costs are high, and paying for college can be a challenge for many parents and students. Learn about your options for funding your child’s college education.
Start Saving Now
It may seem odd to start saving for something that won’t happen for five, 10, or even 18 years. But if you start saving for college now, paying for college will be a lot less daunting. Even $50 per month can make a difference. Learn why it’s important to start saving as soon as possible.
Learn about paying for college with free resources from the DC Tuition Assistance Program, the U.S. Department of Education, Savingforcollege.com, FinAid.org, and much more.