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College saving tips for September


MADISON (WKOW) -- September is college savings month. It's a month dedicated to recognizing the importance of saving for college.

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, this year the average cost of college tuition at a 4-year, public school is close to $20,000 a year.

Financial Advisor Brent Lindell joins Wake Up Wisconsin Weekend to discuss college saving tips. He recommends the Section 529 Plan. This is the most popular college saving plan and it's offered and operated in every state.

Click here for more information or call (608) 831-1300.

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