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SMART529 offers a variety of investment portfolios designed to provide for a range of risk tolerances and time horizons.1 These savings can be used at thousands of eligible higher education institutions nationwide and internationally, including accredited colleges, universities and trade schools. Even if your child receives a tuition scholarship, your SMART529 savings can be used to cover other qualified expenses. And since anyone can contribute to a SMART529 WV Direct account, the sooner your family starts saving, the more likely you’ll be able to reach those goals.
Ready Save App
Saving for your child’s education is now easier with the READYSAVETM 529 Mobile App. Manage your account right on your mobile device!
Need Professional Advice?
WV SMART529 Direct is available on a direct basis to any West Virginia resident, and you can open an account online here. However, if you feel like you need further assistance, you can contact your local tax, legal, accounting, or financial professional to discuss other options. If you would like information on The Hartford SMART529 plan, which is available exclusively through financial professionals, please click on the button below
1 Investment returns are not guaranteed and you could lose money by investing in the Plan.
2 Non-qualified withdrawals are taxable as ordinary income to the extent of earnings, and also may be subject to a 10% federal income tax penalty and a withdrawal charge. Such withdrawals may have state income tax implications.