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Open a new account and get a $50 Target GiftCard

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Learn More:

Need more information before opening an account? Attend a webinar or make an appointment for a free consultation with a college savings specialist.

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Open an Account and Set up Recurring Contributions:

Open an account with $50 or more and set recurring contributions of $25 or more for 6 consecutive months to meet the eligibility requirements.

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Receive the bonus:

After six months your $50 Target GiftCard will be mailed to you on or before June 30, 2022.

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Benefits of a ScholarShare 529 account

100% Tax-Free Growth

Any earnings grow 100% free from federal and state taxes, which can mean more money for college.

Tax-Free Withdrawals

Withdraw tax free for all qualified education expenses at accredited universities, colleges or trade schools for tuition, room and board, books, computers and more.

Low Fees

Low fees allow more of your hard-earned money to go toward your college savings goals.1

Why a
529 account?

Your 529 plan is financial aid friendly

Your 529 account is viewed as a parental asset for financial aid purposes and counts less against aid eligibility than the same funds held in your child’s name.2

Your child gets more opportunities

Savings can be applied to any accredited colleges or university across the country and abroad, as well as at trade schools, community college and technical institutions.

You have more control

You're never locked in and can withdraw your funds for any reason at any time.3

You enjoy more flexibility

Funds in your child’s account are transferable to another eligible family member, which includes siblings, stepchildren, parents…even first cousins.


the perfect gifting solution for friends and family.

Once your account is set up, Ugift® is our helpful service that lets friends and family contribute meaningful gifts to your child.

Receive a unique gift code dedicated to your account

Invite friends and family using email, Facebook or Twitter

Anyone can contribute electronically or by mail

Ready to start their college savings?

The sooner you start, the more they may have for college.

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