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NC 529 Joins 27-State Initiative to Tackle Student Debt

States are spearheading the initiative to face student debt head on as they encourage families to begin saving for the next generation now by taking advantage of 529 plans across the nation. The College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) and NC 529 are proud to join this coalition to help set up future generations for success.

In an effort to bring further attention to the 529 plan, a national campaign of 27 states will launch this month.

Say Goodbye to Stress By Taking A Small Step

Are you constantly thinking about your to-do list? Do worries linger in the back of your mind all day, and sometimes even visit you as you lie awake at night? It’s easy to feel stressed about all the little things in your daily life that aren’t getting done. Stress, whether small or big, can have negative effects on the mind and body, and that’s why it’s so important to take care of those little things in your life.

WECT News and NC 529 Give Tips on Teaching Children to Save

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Friday, April 28, is Teach Your Child to Save Day, and WECT News elected to share tips on kids saving from the NC 529 National College Savings Program.

It is key to save money for the future, even though it may seem far off. Kids begin learning their financial habits early, so it is important to ensure they learn the right lessons.

There are several ways to teach your child how important it is to save money for big financial goals,