Benefits of Saving Early

Let Time Work Harder for You

The earlier you start to save, the better off you could be when it’s time for college. A child with a school savings of up to $499 is three times more likely to enroll in college than a child with no savings*.

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*According to the Center for Social Development at Washington University in St. Louis
+This chart assumes an initial contribution of $3,000 and a hypothetical 6% return on investments. Calculations are based on Hypothetical results are for illustrative purposes only and are not meant to represent the past or future performance of an actual investment in any particular 529 plan or any taxes or penalties payable upon distribution.
For more information about Achieve Montana, download an Enrollment Kit at or call 877.486.9271. The Enrollment Kit includes a Program Description that discusses investment objectives, risks, charges, expenses, and other important information; read and consider it carefully before investing. Except to the extent of FDIC insurance that is available for the Savings Portfolio, investment returns are not guaranteed, and you could lose money by investing in Achieve Montana. If you are not a Montana taxpayer, consider before investing whether your or the beneficiary’s home state offers any state tax or other benefits such as financial aid, scholarship funds, and protection from creditors that are only available for investments in that state’s qualified tuition program.