529 plan options have been a common savings option for many students, parents and grandparents as the costs of higher education have soared. A 529 plan is a tax-advantage savings plan designed to encourage savings for future college costs. A 529 account owned by the parent or a dependent student, either directly or via the…

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Many American high school graduates looking to attend a top-rated school at lower cost are picking up a passport and heading north for their college years. According to the Canadian embassy in Washington, D.C., an estimated 10,000 Americans are pursuing degrees in Canada; that number is up from 3,500 ten years ago. In many cases,…

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