College Savings Planner
Use the College Savings Planner to review your savings goals and model different ways to meet them.
  Enter some basic information about the children you're saving for, the cost of the college they're likely to attend, and how much you've already saved. The planner can help you determine how much you'll need to save and how aggressive your investments will need to be.

The planner may take up to 60 seconds to launch, depending on your Internet connection. To print your personal planner report, click on "Report Output" and use your browser's print function. If you experience any difficulty, review the planner's Technical Requirements.

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Putnam 529 for America is sponsored by the State of Nevada, acting through the Trustees of the College Savings Plans of Nevada and the Nevada College Savings Trust Fund. Anyone may invest in the plan and use the proceeds to attend school in any state. Before investing, consider whether your state's plan or that of your beneficiary offers state tax and other benefits not available through Putnam 529 for America. If you withdraw money for something other than qualified higher education expenses, you will owe federal income tax and may face a 10% federal tax penalty on earnings. Consult your tax advisor.

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You should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of the plan before investing. Ask your financial representative or call Putnam at 1-877-PUTNAM529 for an offering statement containing this and other information for Putnam 529 for America, and read it carefully before investing.

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Talk to your financial advisor about a Putnam 529 Plan or call 1-877-Putnam529.

Learn about the benefits 529 plans offer for college savers.

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Help using the planner

To open a Putnam 529 for America account or learn more, contact your financial representative or call Putnam at 1-877-PUTNAM529.

Talk to your financial advisor about a Putnam 529 Plan or call 1-877-Putnam529.

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