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BB&T CollegeWealth® 529 Savings

Open separate accounts for multiple students with one application!  Enter the number of student accounts you wish to open below and click Submit.


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Overview
  • Deposits are backed by the FDIC*
  • Enjoy tax-free earnings
  • State tax deduction for Virginia taxpayers**
  • Withdrawals are tax-free when used for qualified expenses
  • No state residency restrictions
  • Account can be opened to benefit a relative, friend or yourself
  • One beneficiary per account
  • One account per beneficiary
Contributions
  • No minimum amount
  • $350,000 aggregate maximum per beneficiary
  • Use direct deposit for systematic contributions
  • Transfer money from your BB&T accounts using BB&T OnLineŽ
  • Visit any of the 1,800 BB&T financial centers
Current Interest Rates
Tier Rate APY††
$0-$9,9991.98%2.00%
$10,000-$24,9991.98%2.00%
$25,000-$99,999,999,9992.23%2.25%
Eligible Schools
  • Any accredited school eligible to receive federal financial aid
  • Visit fafsa.ed.gov for a list of eligible schools