Kristen Moon, founder of MoonPrep.com, has been writing about 529 College Savings Plans in a few different publications lately. In her article for India Abroad Magazine, she goes into detail about one unusual but approved use of 529 funds: a gap year.
A “gap year” may sound like the stuff of dreams to some, but many U.S. schools are beginning to encourage this rising trend, and even offer programs, resources, financial aid and scholarships for students interested in this option. Kristen’s article is a wealth of information on the concept of a gap year, and how to finance it.
Read the May 19 issue of India Abroad Magazine. Kristen Moon’s featured story on Gap Year Programs can be found on page 21. Click here.