Teens Play Bigger Role in Paying & Saving for College
Finds Private College 529 Plan’s First Annual Teen College Savings Barometer
Over Half of Teens Reported Making Personal Contributions to College Savings Fund
St. Louis (May 22, 2013) – When it comes to preparing to cover future college costs, teenagers are taking action, helping parents both research how to pay for school and contributing to the family’s college savings fund, according to the first annual Teen College Savings Barometer, a new study of 1,000 teenagers (13-17 years old) commissioned by Private College 529 PlanSM, a prepaid tuition plan sponsored by more than 270 leading private colleges and universities. Read full press release here.