Estate Planning

Legacies that Span Generations

For Boomers, 529s offer the best of both worlds

After a lifetime of wealth building, many of your Boomer clients are probably contemplating their legacy. Try a fresh approach to your conversations with them by introducing our suite of estate planning materials, including:

  • A CE-approved presentation featuring legacy building with a 529 plan
  • An engaging, client-approved video
  • The client-approved companion brochure that can be used as a leave-behind or for targeted client mailings

Build a Multigenerational Legacy with 529 Plans - Brochure

A brochure describing the options that grandparents have for contributing to a grandchild's college education with a 529 Plan. Includes various case studies and metrics.

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Build a Multigenerational Legacy with 529 Plans Presentation

Unique tax advantages of 529 plans allow grandparents to provide an educational legacy and potentially reduce estate taxes.

New Account Application

Scholars Choice New Account Application

Scholars Choice New Account Application.


Year End Gifting - 529

A brochure describing how to contribute to a 529 College Savings Plan by taking advantage of Gift Tax Exclusions.

Practice Management

We’re as passionate about helping advisors grow their business as we are about offering an exceptional 529 plan.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: An investor should consider the Program's investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before investing. The Program Disclosure Statement, which contains more information, should be read carefully before investing. If an investor and/or an investor's beneficiary are not Colorado taxpayers, they should consider before investing whether their home states offer 529 plans that provide state tax and other benefits only available to state taxpayers investing in such plans.

Investments in the Scholars Choice College Savings Program are not insured by the FDIC or any other government agency and are not deposits or other obligations of any depository institution.  Investments are not guaranteed by the State of Colorado, CollegeInvest, QS Investors, LLC, Legg Mason Investor Services, LLC, or Legg Mason, Inc., or its affiliates and are subject to risks, including loss of principal amount invested.

Legg Mason, Inc., its affiliates, and its employees are not in the business of providing tax or legal advice to taxpayers. These materials and any tax-related statements are not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used or relied upon, by any such taxpayer for the purpose of avoiding tax penalties or complying with any applicable tax laws or regulations. Tax-related statements, if any, may have been written in connection with the “promotion or marketing” of the transaction(s) or matter(s) addressed by these materials, to the extent allowed by applicable law. Any such taxpayer should seek advice based on the taxpayer’s particular circumstances from an independent tax advisor.

Scholars Choice® is a registered service mark of CollegeInvest. CollegeInvest and the CollegeInvest logo are registered trademarks.  Administered and issued by CollegeInvest, State of Colorado. QS Investors, LLC is the Investment Manager and Legg Mason Investor Services, LLC is the primary distributor of interests in the Program; together they serve as Manager of the Program.  QS Investors, LLC, ClearBridge Investments, LLC, Brandywine Global Investment Management, LLC, Royce & Associates, LP, Western Asset Management Company, and Legg Mason Investor Services, LLC are Legg Mason, Inc. affiliates. Thornburg Investment Management, Inc. and Templeton Global Advisors Limited are not affiliated with Legg Mason, Inc.

Audited financial statements for the Scholars Choice® College Savings Program, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and the Management's Discussion and Analysis (MDA), may be viewed at or a hard copy may be obtained by calling Scholars Choice at 1-888-572-4652.