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It's time to start planning for college again



_Prepaid_01-19-2007 The enrollment period for Florida's Prepaid College Tuition program is again upon us.

Families can sign up beginning Monday, securing today's prices for tomorrow's education.

“In current times of economic uncertainty and rising prices, the peace of mind for a family with a Florida Prepaid College Plan is more valuable than ever," Prepaid College Board chairman Duane Ottenstroer said in a news release. "You don’t have to worry about the economy when it comes to college savings. Your Florida Prepaid College Plan is financially guaranteed by the State of Florida. And once your family has purchased a Prepaid College Plan, your payments are fixed and never increase." 

Go online for a Florida Prepaid College Plan at, or call toll-free, 1-800-552-GRAD (4723) to request an Enrollment Kit in English or Spanish and speak with a customer service representative. Parents, grandparents and even friends can contribute to a child's plan.

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 10:39am]


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