Ascensus, the partner of Ohio’s 529 Plan that hosts the secure site used to access your account, will be performing routine maintenance from midnight to 7 a.m. EST on Sunday, Nov. 19.
During this outage, Ohio’s 529 Plan and Ascensus will be unable to process any Ohio 529 account transactions or account changes, including withdrawals, contributions, and investment option changes, online or by phone. All transaction requests, including recurring contributions (automatic investments), received after 4 p.m. EST on Friday, Nov. 17, will not be processed until Monday, Nov. 20.
The ReadySave 529 app resources also will be affected during the blackout period. Account owners will only be able to view account balances during this time.
For over 34 years, Ohio’s 529 Plan, CollegeAdvantage, has been helping families across the nation save for their children’s higher education. Ohio’s 529 Plan covers qualified costs at any four-year college or university, two-year community college, trade or vocational school, apprenticeship approved by the U.S. Labor Department, or certificate program nationwide that accepts federal financial aid. Learn, plan, and start for as little as $25 today at CollegeAdvantage.