Asset Building Briefs & Summaries Financial Inclusion

Toward Progressive 529 Plans: Key Points

This brief introduces key talking points on 529 plans, their potential, current flaws, and how inclusive and progressive features might remedy them.

Project: College Success


Clancy, M., Sherraden, M., Huelsman, M., Newville, D., & Boshara, R. (2009, April). Toward progressive 529 plans: Key points (CSD Policy Brief No. 9-76). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development and New America Foundation.