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Network perspective is a leadership imperative. Do you have it? Do you make the most of it?
In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Obama proposed changes to 529 college plans that may force the 7 million families using them to rethink their college financial game plan.
Currently, you can make contributions to a 529 plan, invest those funds, and eventually withdraw the earnings tax-free as long as the money is used for education expenses such as tuition, room and board, or books. That makes it one of the more appealing ways to save for your child’s education. Plus, some states offer income-tax deductions on contributions.
People have different preferences, or built-in reactions, to change. Know your own – and pay attention to others” – change preferences to adapt and lead more effectively.