MOST 529, Vanguard, DFA & Ascensus team up

MOST, Vanguard, DFA, and Ascensus work together to give families like yours access to an affordable, tax-advantaged education savings option.

About Vanguard

Vanguard serves as investment manager for the MOST 529 Plan. Since its beginning in 1975, Vanguard has grown to become one of the world's largest global investment management companies, with total assets of approximately $4.9 trillion (as of December 2017).

Vanguard offers more than 170 U.S. funds designed to help you achieve your financial goals. In addition to low-cost funds, you can take advantage of Vanguard's extensive array of products and services for retirement, education savings, general investing, and advice and financial planning.

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About Ascensus

Ascensus College Savings Recordkeeping Services, LLC (ACSR), serves as the Program Manager for the MOST 529 Plan. ACSR, together with its affiliates (collectively, Ascensus), provide program management and administration services for direct, advisor, and prepaid education savings plans sponsored by 18 states.

About Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA)

Dimensional Fund Advisors, or "DFA," manages $577 billion (as of December 31, 2017) for investors worldwide, with 11 offices around the globe. They offer investment solutions across asset classes, including global equities, fixed income and REITS.