As a parent in today’s world, you are probably wondering how to make your child successful in life, given a changing world and an economy that looks very different from those of previous generations. New perspectives on education and finances can certainly help. Learn how developing problem-solving strategies, cultivating creativity, and foundational personal finances could help prepare your child for success.
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5 529 plans are offered by properly licensed Registered Representatives of NYLIFE Securities LLC (Member FINRA/SIPC), a licensed insurance agency and a New York Life Company.
6 Earnings portion of the withdrawals will be subject to ordinary taxes plus 10% penalty if used for non-eligible expenses.