Save for education, save on taxes!

A 529 Account is a tax-advantaged way to save and invest for education. 529 funds can be used for two- and four-year colleges, K-12 tuition, certain student loan payments, and more.

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NC 529 Grand Slam is Here!

Join the NC 529 Grand Slam Giveaway and increase your chances of winning $1,529 for education! Participants can earn multiple chances to win during the month of May. Learn how.

1099-Q Tax Forms are now available!

Just log into your NC 529 account, select a beneficiary, and then choose “Online Documents.”  Participants who’ve requested paper statements, will receive their tax documents by mail shortly.

Why Use an NC 529 Account?

Did you know that you can use your NC 529 Savings Plan funds for more than just college expenses? Learn about the many uses of your NC 529 Savings Plan.

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Save More, Pay Less

There are no enrollment fees or sales charges to open an NC 529 Account which means you can put more of your earnings toward your education savings.

Program Highlights
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Get Started in Minutes

Setting up an NC 529 Account is easy and you can save monthly or contribute when you are able – whatever works for you.

NC 529 Enrollment
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Invest Your Way

Be as conservative or as aggressive as you like in the Investment Options you choose.

Investment Options
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Stay Up to Speed

Get the latest news, information, and tips about saving for college at our NC 529 blog.