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Maryland 529: The Smart Way to Save

Maryland 529: The Smart Way to Save

The Maryland 529 Plans

Since its inception, Maryland 529 has been committed to helping make higher education more affordable for Maryland families through its two college savings plans:

  • The Maryland Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer Prepaid College Trust (also referred to as the Prepaid College Trust or the Trust)
  • The Maryland Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer College Investment Plan (also referred to as the College Investment Plan)

Together, the plans have approximately 245,000 Beneficiaries with investments of more than $7.4 billion, as of June 30, 2019.

Maryland 529 also administers the Maryland ABLE program, which helps individuals with disabilities save money and pay for qualified disability-related expenses without jeopardizing State or federal means-tested benefits such as SSI or Medicaid.

To learn more about Maryland 529, download our media fact sheet.

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Interview Opportunities

Maryland 529 is always available to discuss college savings and details on Maryland’s two 529 plans, the Maryland Prepaid College Trust and Maryland College Investment Plan. If you’re interested in scheduling an interview for a radio or TV program, or an article for a print publication, please contact:

Maryland 529
Michelle Winner, Director of Marketing
217 East Redwood Street, Suite 1350
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
443-769-1024

See Michelle Winner on Maryland Public Television’s Ways to Pay for College 2019-20.