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Saving for your kids’ college education isn’t easy, but you can probably save a lot more than you think. Here are seven important things to know to start squirreling away and investing money in a smart way, including how to save in a 529 investment plan.
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1. Save as much as you can for college; it won’t hurt you as much as you might think when