Advice for Parents of College Students

There are several ways to save for and save money on your student's education and get prepared for college. Discover Student Loans offers resources and advice for parents of college students. Learn more about how you can get ready for your student's college journey.

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Saving for College with a 529 Plan


However old your child is, now is the time to start saving. One way that many families prepare to save for college is through a 529 Plan. A 529 plan, named after section 529 of the Internal Revenue Code, is a tax-advantaged way to save for future qualified college expenses.

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