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Curious About 529 Plans and ABLE Programs?

Many states provide opportunities for federally tax-advantaged savings, including 529 plans and Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) programs. Since interests in 529 plans and able programs may be considered municipal securities under federal securities laws, the MSRB provides regulatory protections and educational resources for investors in these plans and programs. This page provides an overview of these programs and links to additional educational resources.


About 529 Plans

529 plans provide an investment vehicle to save for qualified education expenses.

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About ABLE Programs

ABLE programs help individuals with disabilities save for qualified disability expenses.

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