College Planning

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Covering The Costs of College Education

When it comes to thinking about your child’s future, one of the most important topics is saving for a college education. Wealth Management by CommunityAmerica can help you get started, with investment accounts designed specifically for saving for college. Two common savings tools are College Savings 529 Plans and Coverdell Education Savings Accounts (ESA). Our Wealth Advisors can help you navigate these options to find the one that best fits your family’s financial situation.

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College & Career Planning

Setting your student up for success.

There’s a lot to consider as your student starts preparing for college:
  • Which school is the best fit?
  • How much will it cost?
  • Where is the campus located?
CommunityAmerica Credit Union’s College & Career Planners, who work alongside your Wealth Advisor, can help you tackle these challenging questions and guide you through the complexities of the college planning process. Best of all, this unique service is free to CommunityAmerica members.
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Your Personalized Plan

Prepare for your financial “now” and your financial future.

Everyone’s financial goals are unique. We’re here to help you reach yours. Our Wealth Advisors can guide your short- and long-term plans to achieve financial peace of mind.
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College Cost & Compare Tool

Determine the true cost of college based on your income level and compare schools.
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Savings Goal Calculator

See how many years it will take for your savings account to reach your financial target.
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Savings Growth Calculator

Use this calculator to determine the future value of your current savings.
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As a not-for-profit credit union, we return our profit to those who bank with us in many ways – like better rates, lower fees, and our Profit Payout. See how much you may be able to earn through our long-standing annual give-back, where we’ve returned $93 million to members over the past 12 years.

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Start building good money habits with our free checking account created specifically for students.

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High Interest Savings

Grow your money faster at a rate of up to 5.00% APY1 on balances up to $2,500.

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