Little boy holding a cell phone with the Ohio READYSAVE 529 app on screen

We carry remarkable little computers on us every day. With our cell phones, we can communicate verbally or electronically, shop online, and carry out all kinds of transactions on them. 

And now you can manage your college savings from your phone!

For quick and simple to access your college savings account, we have has launched the READYSAVE 529 app. Our new savings app, developed in conjunction with our recordkeeping partner, Ascensus, makes it easy for you to access your account information, track account growth, and make both one-time and recurring contributions from the bank account on file from your cell phone! And with the READYSAVE529 app, you can send an invitation to your family and friends to contribute to your child’s higher education via Ugift — just in time for the holidays and end of year giving.

 “We are delighted to add the READYSAVE 529 application to our arsenal of investment and saving resources,” said Tim Gorrell, the Executive Director of Ohio’s 529 Plan, CollegeAdvantage. “Giving account owners straightforward access to monitor and manage their accounts not only makes sense but is also keeping with the way essentially all financial service institutions are providing account visibility and support.” 

You can download the READYSAVE 529 app now from the Apple and Google Play app stores. The app requires iOS 14 or higher for Apple devices and Android 7.0 or later for Android devices. Once you install the app, select Ohio’s 529 Plan from the list and log in with the same username and password you use to access your account online.

Ohio’s 529 Plan is pleased to offer this new app to our account owners to save for whatever education comes after high school from the palm of your hand.

Visit Ohio’s 529 Plan  online to start saving today for your child’s future education. A 529 account can be used for whatever school comes after high school. An investment in a 529 plan is an investment in your child where every dollar saved today is a dollar that doesn’t have to be borrowed later. A 529 account can be used for whatever comes after high school. Learn, plan and start with Ohio 529 Plan today at

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