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7/14/2021


College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank, Tops Ranks for Fifth Consecutive Year in FDIC-insured 529 Plan Study

(Dallas – June 10, 2021) – In a study1 of FDIC-insured 529 college savings plans, College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank (CSB) ranked first in the nation based on Annual Percentage Yield (APY) net of fees for Certificates of Deposit (1-, 2-, and 3-year maturity).  CSB also had the second highest yield in the nation for savings accounts, based on APY net of fees. 

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8/21/2020


CSB Tops Ranks for 4th Consecutive Year

In a study1 of FDIC-insured 529 college savings plans, College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank (CSB) topped rankings nationally based on Annual Percentage Yield (APY) net of fees.

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6/10/2019


CSB Tops Ranks for 3rd Consecutive Year

In a study1 of FDIC-insured 529 college savings plans, College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank SSB (CSB) ranked first in the nation based on Annual Percentage Yield (APY) net of fees for Certificates of Deposit (3-year maturity).
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5/29/2019


CSB Tops Ranks for 3rd Consecutive Year

College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank SSB Tops Ranks for Third Consecutive Year in FDIC-insured 529 Plan Study

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6/19/2018


CSB Tops Ranks for 2nd Consecutive Year

College Savings Bank, a Division of NexBank SSB Tops Ranks for Second Consecutive Year in FDIC-insured 529 Plan Study

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1/24/2018


New Study: FDIC Insured 529 Plans

by: Brian Boswell, SavingForCollege.com

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3/12/2015


529 Plans and Your Tax Return

by Kathryn Flynn, Savingforcollege.com  |  Date Published: 3/11/15

Tax season is well under way, and many of us have been spending the past few weeks getting our financial records in order. When you dig out last year’s filing, you’re relieved to see that almost everything looks the same this year. Except what about that 529 plan you opened for your son in January? Do your college savings need to be reported to the IRS?

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11/13/2014


How to Build Your College Savings With Social Gifting

With college costs rising to astronomical levels, many parents worry that they won’t be able to sufficiently fund their child’s 529 plan in time to pay the first tuition bill. One strategy that has been gaining popularity is enlisting the help of friends and family.
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9/5/2014


College Savings Bank Announces Social Online Gifting Features

New and Ease-of-Use Feature Allows Account Owners to Post Banners to their Facebook Timeline.
Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) September 04, 2014
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8/19/2014


12 states offering FDIC-Insured 529 plan options

Posted: 2014-08-12
by Kathryn Flynn

*529 programs managed by College Savings Bank are available in all 50 States.
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Arizona
Montana
3/21/2014


529 Plans: As a Way to Save for College, They're Consistently Head of the Class

US News: DailyFinance

The cost of a college education has risen steadily for decades, and getting a head-start on saving for it has become a must for anyone hoping to minimize the amount of debt their children will end up carrying after graduation day.


By DAN CAPLINGER
March 18, 2014
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1/14/2014


Fed Student-Loan Focus Recognizes Threat to U.S. Economy

Bloomberg.com


Jan 14, 2014 8:08 PM ET


Tiffany Roberson works for the state of Texas as a parole officer, teaches part time and is living with her parents after finishing a master’s degree. She’s held off marrying her boyfriend of four years and starting a family because she owes more than $170,000 in federal and private student loans.

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1/14/2014


Know When to Shift Age-Based College Savings

US News: Education > Colleges

If a child decides to take a gap year, it may be time to change the investment strategy in a 529 plan.


By REYNA GOBEL
January 15, 2014
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1/5/2014


'Saving for college hurts financial aid,' and other myths

BY LIZ WESTON
LOS ANGELES Mon Jan 6, 2014 9:53am EST
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12/17/2013


Plan Year-End College Savings to Maximize State Tax Benefits

Some states require 529 plan contributions be postmarked by Dec. 31 – but others have different rules.

By REYNA GOBEL December 18, 2013
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10/28/2013


Explore College Savings Account Options for Multiple Children

A single 529 plan college savings account sometimes makes more sense than having one for each child.

By REYNA GOBEL
July 26, 2013
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10/28/2013


Morningstar Announces Annual Analyst Ratings and Research for Nation's Largest 529 Plans

press release | Oct. 22, 2013, 9:31 a.m. EDT

Four Plans Rated Gold; Five Rated Silver; Four Rated Negative
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10/23/2013


College Tuition Increases Slow, but Government Aid Falls

Students Continue to Suffer From a Cycle of Rising Costs and Debt

BY Douglas Belkin and Caroline Porter

Oct. 22, 2013 8:13 p.m. ET
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