Open (even more) college doors.

Your little ones have big dreams, and we're here to help set them up for success. There's a lot to think about when it comes to saving for your child's higher education: in-state benefits, investment options, age limits for beneficiaries, maximum contribution limits—enough info to fill its own college course! Northwestern Mutual has the tools and expertise your future college student needs to shoot for the stars.

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Tools to help make sure your saving strategy is on track

From kindergarten to grad school, we'll help you plan so you can fund your little one's education without worry.

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College savings plans

College savings plans

529s are just one way to save for a college education. We can help you navigate the ins and outs of Coverdell Educational Savings Accounts, tax-advantaged custodial accounts, life insurance policies,1 Roth IRAs, and investments like stocks and bonds to figure out the best way for you to finance higher education.

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529 plans

529 plans

With student loan debt at an all-time high, it's smart to start planning for your family's education early. Enter the 529 plan. We'll help you navigate specific 529 plan requirements, benefits, and tax advantages so you get the right plan for your future college kid.2

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Did you know?

Did you know?

You can use accounts that offer tax-free withdrawals for education expenses, including tuition and room and board.2