"I encourage anyone with a PA 529 IP account - and anyone who might be ready to open a PA 529 account for their children or grandchildren - to download the READYSAVE 529 app. Saving for higher education can seem overwhelming, but this app makes it easier and more accessible. I hope using the app will help families to save more through PA 529."
- Pennsylvania State Treasurer,
With the READYSAVE 529 app, PA 529 IP account owners can view account balances, transaction history, and investment allocations. Users can also make one-time contributions and set up recurring transactions. The app makes it easy for family and friends to give a gift contribution using the Ugift feature.
The READYSAVE 529 app is available on
PA 529 accounts can be used to save for four-year colleges, as well as community colleges, career and technical schools, trade programs, and qualified apprenticeship programs both in
The PA 529 IP offers a variety of investment options ranging from aggressive to moderate to conservative, including target enrollment date portfolios that shift investments gradually and automatically as a child nears the target enrollment date.