#WhyI529 Spotlights

Each month, families share their personal stories about why they save with the Learning Quest 529 Plan:

Do you save for college with Learning Quest?January 2019

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Tell us your saving story.

Giving grandchildren the chance to soarDecember 2018

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Barry and Cindy Mayhew share their story.

Matching grant money makes degree possibleNovember 2018

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Cindy Sexton shares her family's story.

Opening 529 account before baby is bornOctober 2018

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Lisa and Danny Vachalek share their story.

Contributing to grandson’s futureSeptember 2018


Rosalie Travis shares her story.

Royals contest winner plans for collegeAugust 2018

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The Blackwell Family shares their story.

How much does college cost?July 2018

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Kids share their answers.

Honoring a mother’s legacyJune 2018

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The Sauceda family shares their story.

Thanks, Mom and Dad!May 2018

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Mary Havens shares her story.

Our children are our futureMarch 2018

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Stanley Wine shares his story.

We want to hear from you!January/February 2018


Share your story.

What This Busy Mom Wants for ChristmasDecember 2017


Jenny Brown shares her answer.

What Do You Want To Be?November 2017

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Kids share their answers!

The Best Gift You Can GiveOctober 2017


Guadalupe Martinez shares her story

Foresight + Action = Opportunity!September 2017

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Chris Fogliasso shares her story

Simplify Saving for CollegeAugust 2017


The Guenthner Family shares their story

Pay Yourself FirstJuly 2017


The Grant Family shares their story

Budgeting for CollegeJune 2017

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Jenna Dyke shares her story

Making college dreams come trueMay 2017

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The Schmidt Family of Leawood, Kan., shares their story

Keeping eyes on the prizeApril 2017

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Stacey Belford of Overland Park, Kan., shares her story

Planning for the futureMarch 2017

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Jaimi Hermanson of Olathe, Kan., shares her story

Share Your StoryJanuary/February 2017


Tell us your saving story

Giving the gift of higher educationDecember 2016


Lori Gunzelman, of Derby, Kan., shares her story

Maximizing college savingsNovember 2016


Lisa Brady Ketteler, of Prairie Village, Kan., shares her story

Future looks bright for breast cancer survivor's familyOctober 2016


Tracy Russell, of Overland Park, Kan., shares her story

Putting your money to work for youSeptember 2016


Chris Goodwin, from Kansas City, Mo., shares his story

Helping grandchildren attend collegeAugust 2016


Larry Desbian, from Damar, Kan., shares his story

Valuing higher educationJuly 2016


Amanda Birdsong of Wichita, Kan., shares her story

Saving early makes a differenceJune 2016


Maria Huggins of Olathe, Kan., shares her story

College Success StoryMay 2016


Jennifer Pumphrey shares her story