Start a tax-free 529 college savings plan in 5 minutes. Easily invite family and friends. No fees. Download now to see why weve been featured in the New York Times, People, Forbes, Yahoo Finance, Bloomberg, and the Wall Street Journal.
SIMPLE SIGN UP CollegeBacker helps you set up a college fund with one of the country's best tax-free 529 plans in under 5 minutes. We remove the complexity and guesswork so you can focus on what matters: saving more for your child's education.
SAVE MORE We know saving for college isnt easy. CollegeBacker will be there every step of the way helping you find more ways to save and make your childs dreams come true.
NO SERVICE FEES Our service is free. Unlike other college savings apps that charge a mandatory monthly fee or asset-based fee that would eat into your returns, we make money through voluntary tips. These tips support our mission of making college accessible to everyone.
SMART INVESTMENTS Answer a few simple questions and CollegeBacker will help you choose the college savings plan investment option right for your child. We only recommend a low-cost, highly-rated 529 plan and will help you choose a portfolio that automatically reduces risk as your child ages.
EASY CONTRIBUTIONS Connect your bank account via online banking to set up one-time or automatic contributions, or contribute via credit or debit card. Start contributing to your childs college fund with as little as $5. Set up monthly contributions and you'll be surprised to see how quickly they add up!
GROW FASTER WITH GIFTS CollegeBacker is all about teamwork. Your child gets a beautiful gifting page CollegeBacker.com/name that you can text to family and friends or include in birthday party invitations. On average, CollegeBacker families save 43% more than traditional savers by leveraging their gifting page to involve family and friends. Best of all, these "backers" can contribute regularly and stay in the loop as your family prepares for college.
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SEED A FRIEND'S FUND You're ahead of the curve with a college fund for your child, but your friend or family member might not be. We make it easy to send a gift of college that can be redeemed into a college savings plan for the child. And you'll be that child's very first backer!
SECURITY CollegeBacker employs 256-bit encryption and bank-level security practices to keep your sensitive financial data safe.
QUESTIONS Check out our FAQs at CollegeBacker.com/FAQ or reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclosures: This app is operated by Principly, Inc., an SEC-registered investment adviser using the trade name CollegeBacker. Investing involves risks, and any account you open or send money to may lose value. Investing in 529 plans in particular involves certain tax considerations and related risks. Must contribute $15 to be eligible for $15 sign-up bonus. You are eligible to use CollegeBacker if you live in: Alaska (AK), Alabama (AL), Arkansas (AR), Arizona (AZ), California (CA), Colorado (CO), Connecticut (CT), Delaware (DL), Florida (FL), Georgia (GA), Hawaii (HI), Idaho (ID), Illinois (IL), Indiana (IN), Iowa (IA, Kansas (KS), Kentucky (KT) Louisiana (LA), Maine (ME), Maryland (MD), Massachusetts (MA), Michigan (MI), Minnesota (MN), Missouri (MO), Mississippi (MI), Montana (MT), Nebraska (NB), Nevada (NV), New Hampshire (NH), New Mexico (NM), New Jersey (NJ), New York (NY), North Carolina (NC), North Dakota (ND), Ohio (OH), Oklahoma (OK), Oregon (OR), Pennsylvania (PA), Rhode Island (RI), South Carolina (SC), South Dakota (SD), Tennessee (TN), Texas (TN), Utah (UT), Vermont (VT), Virginia (VA), West Virginia (WV), Washington (WA), Washington, DC, Wisconsin (WI) Wyoming (WY). For disclosures, see collegebacker.com/legal. "CollegeBacker" is a registered trademark of Principly, Inc. Copyright 2020.