529 Day 2021

Your child is about to finish another school year—one of the most challenging for many students.

With their future in mind, my529 is celebrating 5•29 Day by offering a boost for their educational dreams.

Up to $40 contributed to your new my529 account

Open a new my529 account between May 1 and May 31, 2021, and you could be eligible to receive up to $40 contributed to your account.

First, contribute at least $25 to the new my529 account between May 1 and May 31, and my529 will match the $25 contribution on or about June 7, 2021, if you meet the requirements below.

  1. You must be a Utah resident.
  2. Your beneficiary does not have to be a Utah resident, but he or she must be new to my529.
  3. You must open a my529 account between Saturday, May 1, and Wednesday, May 31, 2021, in one of the following ways:
    • Go to my529.org, click Enroll Now, and follow the prompts.
    • Complete and submit an Individual Account Agreement, available for download at my529.org.
  4. Include the following promotional code during the account setup process: 529DAY2021
  5. Contribute at least $25 to your new my529 account between May 1 and May 31, 2021, to be eligible for the my529 match—as long as promotional funds are available.

Second, to get an additional $15 (for a total amount of $40 with the $25 match), you must meet the following requirements:

  1. You have successfully completed the steps outlined above and qualified for the $25 matching promotion using the following promotional code: 529DAY2021
  2. You set up an automatic monthly recurring contribution when you opened your my529 account between May 1 and May 31, 2021.
  3. The monthly automatic contribution must occur uninterrupted for six consecutive months to be eligible for the additional $15 my529 contribution―as long as promotional funds are available.
  4. The $15 contribution from my529 will then occur on or around December 31, 2021, provided that six automatic recurring contributions have already been made.

To qualify for this promotion:

  • Account owner – must be a Utah resident
  • Beneficiary – must be new to my529

Employees of my529 and the Utah Board of Higher Education and their immediate family members are not eligible for this offer. my529 will make deposits into qualifying accounts on a first-come, first-served basis for as long as the promotional funds are available. This promotion is void where prohibited by law. my529 reserves the right to stop the promotion at any time and for any reason.

New Individual Account Agreements and contributions submitted by mail, fax, overnight carrier, or in person must be received by my529 between May 1 and May 31, 2021, by 6 p.m. MT. Accounts opened and contributions made online at my529.org must be received between May 1 and May 31, 2021, by 11:59 p.m. MT. Documentation must be in good order to process and receive the match. This promotion applies only to my529 accounts that are opened between May 1 and May 31, 2021, in recognition of 5•29 Day.

There is no cost to open a my529 account and all ongoing fees are described in the my529 Program Description, available at my529.org. Please consult your tax advisor about the tax implications of participating in this promotion. Visit my529.org or call 800.418.2551 for more information.