Industry Research

Your Resource for Trends and Information

High School Students and Their Parents Save For a Broad Range of Higher Education Paths

September 20, 2016

Washington, DC, September 20, 2016 –In recognition of College Savings Month, the College Savings Foundation is releasing an analysis of surveys showing that both parents of high school students and the students themselves are saving for college. In addition, they are both looking at how to apply those funds in Continue Reading...

REALITY OF COLLEGE COSTS LOOMS LARGE

August 16, 2016

As high school students get ready for back to school, their parents are gearing up for the formidable task of paying for college. In its 10th Annual State of College Savings survey of parents across the country, in which the majority of respondents have at least one child aged 14-18, Continue Reading...

High School Students on Quest for College are Educated Consumers

June 22, 2016

Click here to download the PDF. Continue Reading...

More High Schoolers Save for College

May 25, 2016

The 7th annual College Savings Foundation survey of high school students across the country shows that 60% are already saving for college, and many are working and planning on loans, aid and scholarships as well. To learn how the next generation is planning to fund college, click here. Continue Reading...

COLLEGE SAVINGS FOUNDATION FINDS THAT 72% OF CHILDREN HAVE ACCUMULATED SAVINGS FOR COLLEGE

September 18, 2015

Nearly three quarters (72%) of children age 18 or under have accumulated savings for college, and for many of them utilizing a 529 college savings plan has been the savings vehicle of choice.  In recognition of College Savings Month, the College Savings Foundation has released a snapshot of Americans’ savings Continue Reading...

PARENTS SAVE FOR KIDS’ COLLEGE DESPITE CARRYING STUDENT DEBT

August 4, 2015

College Savings Foundation’s 9th Annual Survey: Parents Motivated to Save Read Survey >> Read Press Release >> Continue Reading...

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS GET DOWN TO BUSINESS IN PLANNING AND PAYING FOR COLLEGE, COLLEGE SAVINGS FOUNDATION SURVEY FINDS

May 6, 2015

The College Savings Foundation’s sixth annual How Youth Plan to Pay for College survey of high school seniors, juniors and sophomores across the country found they showed both the will and the way to fund higher education, including greater use of 529 college savings plans.  Read Survey >> Continue Reading...