We charge a flat monthly fee of $5 to manage your 529, no matter how much you save. We want to make sure your money is going where it really matters: your kid's education fund!
Your first month is free — then it's just $5 per month. And we'll even waive our fee until your investment starts to grow.
- Enjoy tax-free investment growth with the easiest way to open a 529 plan
- We'll recommend the right investment portfolio for each child
- You'll get intelligent projections, clear savings calculators, and tips to help you save more
- It's free for your child's backers (family and friends) to contribute and help you reach your goals
- Everyone on the team gets reminders of upcoming birthdays and holidays
- It's easy to personalize your fund so that backers see the right info
Ease of use
- Contribute when you want and how you want - with easy contribution schedules and payment options
- Manage your funds at backer.com or try our iOS and Android apps
- Save for as many kids as you want, at no additional cost
Every child deserves a college fund
Hear Backer families share their stories of saving together.
We really needed to start saving for our baby. I love that family members can make contributions. Instead of giving the baby gifts or monetary gifts they can just make a contribution towards their college fund. It makes me feel comfortable knowing we are saving for his future.@andrea_mrllo
Give Backer a try
Get a head start on college costs for a kid you love by investing together tax-free.Try it out