Financial challenges

Checklist: Saving for College

By Annie Stuart

Want to save for college, but just don’t know how to get started? Take a deep breath and take the first step. The sooner you do it, the better. This college savings checklist can help you navigate the process.

529 Plans
Coverdell Education Savings Accounts (ESAs)
Individual Development Accounts (IDAs)

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Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D., is senior director of learning resources and research at the National Center for Learning Disabilities.

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