NU Online News Service, April 14, 2005, 4:50 p.m. EDT
Assets in 529 college savings plans increased to $52 billion at the end of the third quarter of 2004, up from $40 billion a year earlier.[@@]
The College Savings Foundation, Washington, has published the latest asset total in a report based on data from Financial Research Corp., Boston.
FRC bases its 529 plan statistics on survey responses from companies that collect about 35% of 529 plan assets.