State Treasurer of Iowa

College Savings Iowa Celebrates College Savings Month

Treasurer Fitzgerald’s College Savings Iowa recently finished celebrating College Savings Month during the month of September and announced a $1,000 account giveaway to celebrate. Individuals must watch a short video to be eligible for the giveaway, which is open until December 31, 2016. Help us spread the word and tell your families and friends now is the time to start saving! The giveaway is open to all Iowa families. You can access the giveaway at  

While celebrating College Savings Month, College Savings Iowa also announced that the maximum account balance will increase from $320,000 to $420,000 effective September 30, 2016. This now means that participants can contribute to their accounts until the total balance of all accounts held in a 529 plan sponsored by the state of Iowa for the same beneficiary reaches an aggregate maximum of $420,000. 
This fall, Iowa Student Loan is again sponsoring a giveaway of thirty $1,500 College Savings Iowa accounts. Those interested in the giveaway should visit, complete a student loan game plan and register to win before October 30, 2016. 
For more information about College Savings Iowa, call 888-672-9116 or visit Connect with the plan on Facebook and Twitter (@Iowa529Plan) to stay up to date on current giveaways and events.
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