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529 college savings plan

Celebrating College Savings Plan Day

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by: David Little, Wealth Advisor at Keel Point in Huntsville, Alabama May 29th is National 529 College Savings Plan Day.  Many have taken advantage of this great tool to save money for our children’s education.  The average in-state tuition for a public four-year college is $9,410, and for out-of-state that number jumps to $23,890 (source). Higher education inflation is a major concern for many parents. According to The College Board®, looking back at the last decade, the 10-year historical rate of increase is approximately 5%. What Is a 529 plan? 529 plans allow individuals to contribute funds to an account…

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Blake Waggoner Press Release

Blake Waggoner joins Keel Point as an Investment Associate

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Huntsville, Alabama — Keel Point is pleased to announce that Blake Waggoner has joined the Huntsville team as a new Investment Associate. Blake brings his passion to advocate for and assist others with their long-term financial goals. He has been interested in investing since he first bought stocks in middle school, though he took a circuitous route to becoming an Investment Associate. Blake comes to Keel Point from Dynetics, a local defense contractor, where he led a team developing simulation scenarios for radar systems and then developed motion control systems for missile launchers. It was when he joined the 401(k)…

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Q&A Discussion with Keel Point and HudsonAlpha on April 30, 2020

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As part of our Q&A conference calls, Keel Point will be hosting its next call on Thursday, April 30th at 10:00/11:00 CDT/EDT. Most of the content of our calls recently has been related to the economic and financial market impact of the COVID-19 virus.  For the call next week, we are excited to have special guests Dr. Neil Lamb, VP of Educational Outreach, and Dr. Jian Han, Faculty Investigator, from HudsonAlpha’s Institute for Biotechnology.  These two gentlemen will be addressing several top-of-mind questions related to the science of the virus, topics such as mass testing, antibodies, models, and life after…

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