Rochester in Focus: Tips for saving for college this summer

June 30, 2019 10:22 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Summer is a time to think about kids moving up a year in school or graduating seniors heading off to college — and with that comes costs.

This can be stressful times for any family so local tax expert Jim Schnell from Mengel Metzger Barr shared some advice on this week's Rochester in Focus.

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Some of the highlights of his conversation with Brennan Somers covered the benefits of a 529 plan, which is a tax-advantaged savings plan designed to encourage savings for future education.

Watch the video above to hear Schnell's tips. 


Brennan Somers

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