With over 100,000 copies sold, The Best Way to Save for College has become the one book college-bound families and professional planners must have. The Best Way to Save for College is still the number one resource on all 529 programs and other college savings strategies (including Coverdell Education Savings Accounts). Part One of The Best Way to Save for College provides a thorough introduction to 529 plans: diving into their history, mechanics, and giving a straightforward method to use to help decide which 529 plan to enroll in. It wraps up by comparing 529 plans to other popular college-savings strategies - including Coverdell ESAs and U.S. Savings Bonds. Part Two lays out the details of each state's college savings plans. With a brief synopsis of each 529 plan as well as an organized chart of the plan's investment options (where applicable), this section is an excellent quick-reference resource for financial professionals to have on hand when working with clients on saving for college.