College planning The average price tag for the one year at a private college or university continues to climb. With the specter of even higher college costs in the future, it has become more and more challenging to save for a child’s education, or your own. There are a variety of savings vehicles specifically tailored for education that can help you reach your funding goals, including 529 plans and Coverdell Education Savings Accounts (ESAs). By starting a disciplined savings plan now, you will be in a better position to meet your child’s education needs in the future. Have a Question: Name Email Phone Question Thank you! Oops!