A Plan To Reward Families Saving For College
“You’ve been setting aside college money in a 529 savings plan since your kids started losing their baby teeth. In fact, you’ve overachieved — all the tuition bills have now been paid and there’s money left over. Wouldn’t it be nice to shift the remaining bucks to your Roth retirement plan without being penalized by Uncle Sam? A bill introduced last month in Congress aims to make that conversion decision easier — or at least less costly,” The Kansas City Star reports.