Families can earn more from the City by:
- registering their child’s account, and
- adding at least $25 to the account every three months, starting each January.
Student can use the money for college or job training costs when they finish high school.
Boston Saves promotes a culture of student success. We want to give all Boston Public Schools kindergarten (K2) students a chance to plan for the future.
- families with children’s savings accounts are more likely to see college as a goal for their children, and
- low-income children with $500 or less in a savings account for college are three times more likely to enroll. They are also four times more likely to graduate from college.