Nevada State Treasurer Kate Marshall

Nevada State Treasurer Kate Marshall


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Nevada College Savings Plans


The Nevada College Savings Plans Program, including Nevada Prepaid Tuition, continues to be a great investment in a child’s future education needs. During the recent open enrollment period for 2012, over 800 new Nevada participants opened an account. The State Treasurer’s Office also continues to offer the Silver State Matching Grant Program, which provides lower-to-middle income Nevada families with an enhanced opportunity to save for their children’s college education.

College Savings Plans Brochure (pdf)

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Education Investment Planner®


The new SSgA Upromise 529 Plan is a partnership between the State of Nevada, Upromise Investments, and State Street Global Advisors. The new SSgA Upromise 529 Plan combines tax benefits, investment management by State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)—one of the largest institutional asset managers in the world—and flexible features that make it the smart and easy way to save for your child’s future, all at a lower cost to contract owners.

Vanguard     The Vanguard® 529 College Savings Plan gives you access to 22 low-cost Vanguard investments, high contribution limits, and tax-free withdrawals to pay for qualified higher education expenses.


     The USAA® 529 College Savings Plan offers high contribution limits, flexible tax-deferred savings option and superior ratings for customer service. Choose from 6 Fixed Allocation options, an Age-Based option or a Preservation of Capital portfolio.

Putnam Investments

     Putnam 529 for AmericaSM offers all the tax advantages of a 529 plan plus a wide array of investment choices, including age-based portfolios, individual fund options from Putnam and other prominent companies, and Putnam Absolute Return Funds. The plan has no annual maintenance fee and is backed by Putnam’s more than 70 years of investing experience. For more information, talk to your financial advisor, call 1-877-PUTNAM529 or visit www.putnam.com.


The Columbia 529 Plan was converted to Putnam Investments on March 4, 2011. For information on a former Columbia 529 College Savings Plan, please contact Putnam Investments 1-877-PUTNAM529. 


Take a tour of a website designed to provide students and parents with loads of information about preparing to go to college. The website, for middle school through high school seniors, has easy to follow links that will help you develop a road map for your future. http://www.knowhow2go.org/


September 9, 2009 - An Analysis of Section 529 College Savings and Prepaid Tuition Plans:

A Report Prepared by the Department of Treasury for the White House Task Force on Middle Class Working Families


 Nevada's College Savings Plans Office
Office of the State Treasurer
Grant Sawyer Building
555 E. Washington Ave, Suite 4600
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
  888-477-2667 (Toll Free)
(702) 486-2025 (Local)
  (702) 486-3246 (Fax)
Email: collegesavings@nevadatreasurer.gov



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555 E. Washington Ave., Ste 4600 - Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1074
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College Savings Programs (702) 486-6980


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