Smart Steps

A new parent’s resource for managing money and planning for the future.

Having a baby is exciting—and a little scary. Smart planning can help you deal with the day-to-day costs and help your family achieve their college savings goals.

It's not too early to begin investing in your newborn's future. Earn $50 when you open an Oklahoma 529 account for a baby born in 2023 and set up recurring contributions of at least $25 or more for six months.

Open the account using the promotion code listed in the Terms & Conditions.

Visit the Smart Steps $50 Promotion Terms & Conditions for all the details. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Promotion ends 12/31/2023. Sponsored by Oklahoma 529. TIAA-CREF Individual & Institutional Services, LLC, Member FINRA, distributor and underwriter for Oklahoma 529.

Don't wait - get a leg up on your newborn's future today!

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Taking smart steps now can prepare you for college. Learn more about how the Oklahoma 529 can help you be ready.

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