Why choose CollegeBacker for your college fund?
Simple to start
Start saving in a 529 College Savings Plan in 5 minutes – even for a future child.
Easy to share
Claim a gifting page for your child and invite family and friends to chip in.
More ways to save
Maximize your college savings with gifts, offers, and rewards.
Boost your savings with family and friends
My child isyears old and
I can contributeper month.
Supercharge your savings
Make the most of your savings with a 529 plan
A 529 College Savings Plan grows tax-free and can be withdrawn tax-free to pay for your child's education costs. It's like a retirement account for college.
As a Registered Investment Adviser, we have a fiduciary duty to put your interests first. We recommend low-fee investments (never for commissions) and use bank-level encryption and security practices to protect your personal information and money.
Tax-free investment growth
Low-fee investment options
SEC-registered investment adviser
Bank-level security and monitoring
What makes CollegeBacker different?
Pay what’s fair
We believe in universal access to college savings, so we let you choose your own monthly fee.
Your interests first
We've got your back. We never take commissions and always recommend low-fee investments.
Pay it forward
We use 1% of your fee to reach low-income families around the country.
It's never too early to start a 529 plan
Start saving for a future child
Did you know you can start saving tax-free for college before your child is born? 20% of CollegeBacker families start before birth.
Give the gift of college savings
Do you know a child who needs a college fund? With CollegeBacker, you can kick off their tax-free college savings.