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September is College Savings Month!

September is the month when we officially recognize the importance of saving for post-high school education. Opening a 529 account like GET or DreamAhead is the best way to get them started down the path to success. 

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Article: Every Month is College Savings Month!

But why should parents and grandparents have all the fun? Here’s a fun back to school activity for the kids!


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Print Coloring Page

Can you find our 529 savings mascot Hootie the owl?

There are dozens of treasures hidden in the map of Washington state! See how many you can find!

  • Mountains
  • Lighthouses
  • Planes
  • Animals
  • A train engine 
  • A windmill
  • A teapot
  • Bigfoot
  • College mascots (how many do you see?)
  • Hootie the owl, our WA529 mascot! (he’s everywhere!)

Share your child’s coloring page on social media and don’t forget to tag us! #WA529 

Good luck and have fun!

The WA529 office is closed to walk-in visitors at this time. If you have questions about your GET or DreamAhead account, Contact Center representatives are available by phone or email. Please see our Contact Us page for details, hours, and additional information.