1. “Trends in Higher Education Series - Education Pays 2013.” The College Board, 2013.
2. Average tuition and fees for the 2017-2018 academic year, according to College Board.
3. The Average Salary by Education Level 1, according to smartasset.com
4. This example table is a hypothetical illustration of mathematical principles and is not meant to represent the past or future of any particular investment or investment strategy.
5. Prior to investing in a 529 College Savings Plan, you should compare the Plan with any 529 college savings plan offered by your home state or your beneficiary's home state and consider, before investing, any state tax or other benefits that are only available for investments in the home state's plan. Please read the Plan's Disclosure Document which includes investment objectives, risks, fees, charges and expenses, and other information. You should read the Plan Disclosure Document carefully before investing. For this and other information on any 529 College Savings Plan, contact First Command at 800-443-2104 or your Financial Advisor. Please note that the availability of tax or other benefits may be conditioned on meeting certain requirements such as residency, purpose for or timing of distributions or other factors as applicable. As with any investment, it is possible to lose money by investing in a 529 College Savings Plan. Information provided is for general purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for specific individualized tax or legal advice. Where specific advice is necessary or appropriate, please consult a qualified tax or legal advisor.