529 Day (College Savings Day Promotions)

If you’re already fully invested for retirement and have adequate emergency savings, this might be for you.

Per Jonathan’s site, " 5/29 is ‘National 529 College Savings Plan Day’ and certain state plans are offering fixed bonuses. Some end on 5/29 and others end on 5/31…

  • California Scholarshare 529 (Welcome to ScholarShare 529) – $50 bonus when you open a new ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan account with a $50 contribution and sign up for ongoing automatic contributions of $25 or more per month for a minimum of 6 months between May 28, 2019, at 12:01 a.m. and May 31, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. (PST).

  • Florida Prepaid (http://www.myfloridaprepaid.com/529jumpstart/) – Up to $50 bonus. “Open a Florida 529 Savings Plan, from now through May 29, and we’ll seed your account with $25. Set up an automatic monthly contribution of $25 or more, and we’ll add another $25.”

  • Idaho Ideal (match) – $25 bonus. Open an IDeal – Idaho College Savings Program account online between May 1-29, 2019. It only takes a few minutes! Make an initial contribution of $25 or more and we’ll add $25 to your account.”

  • Nebraska NEST 529 (Where Education Takes Flight - NEST 529 College Savings Plan) – $10 bonus. Either start a new (or increase an existing) monthly Automatic Investment Plan (“AIP”) into a beneficiary’s account with $25 or more before May 31, and receive a $10 bonus."


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Jonathan from mymoneyblog

Oh, you mean Johnny. :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye: