Alaska 529 Rated #1 by for Q2 2021.

Alaska 529 ranked #1 for performance for the one-, and five-year periods in the August 2021 529 Plan Performance Rankings.* The plan also ranked in the top 10 for performance across the one-, three-, five-, and ten-year periods. This ranking demonstrates strong investment returns relative to other direct-sold 529 savings plans across the country. conducts quarterly evaluations of the investment performance of thousands of 529 portfolios and ranks the plans based on the results. According to, the rankings are "...a helpful tool for families and financial professionals looking to compare college savings options." Alaska 529 can be used for qualified expenses nationwide at any accredited college, university, vocational, trade, or graduate school. has been the leading independent authority on 529 savings plans since 1999. The site compiles and analyzes data, and creates content and tools to provide parents, financial professionals, and state policymakers with resources to help them understand how to meet the challenge of ever-increasing education costs.


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