Bright Directions is pleased to offer the following tools to assist you in planning for college:

  • Updates & Plan News – Check out what’s new, including updates, Bright Directions newsletters, and other 529-related news.
  • College Savings Planner – Determine how much you’ll need to save.
  • Tax Center – Find Illinois state income, federal income, gift, and estate tax resources.
  • Employer Resources – Assist your employees by offering Bright Directions as an employee benefit.
  • Helpful Websites – Explore other valuable resources that can help you plan for college.
  • College Planning Center – Plan, prepare, and finance your family’s educational dreams with expert guidance and valuable resources.