ScholarShare 529 Savings Plan

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Children’s Mercy partners with ScholarShare 529, a nationally recognized college savings plan managed by TIAA-CREF Tuition Financing, Inc. ScholarShare 529 provides a way to save and cover future college costs, and offers the following special features:

  • Tax-free growth – Your college savings grow 100% free from state and federal tax.
  • Smart Investments – ScholarShare has strategies to support your college savings goals and timeline.
  • Flexibility – A college savings plan that is built to adapt to you and your child’s educational goals.
  • Low Fees – Less than half the average expenses of other 529 plans and no application or change-of-beneficiary fees or commissions.

Review the ScholarShare 529 Guide for more information.

ScholarShare 529 also offers the opportunity to meet with James Palen, the 529 College Savings consultant.

If you are currently a participant in the Missouri Savings for Tuition (MOST) 529 education saving plan and have any questions, contact MOST at 888-414-6678 Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT.