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Hello Fools -

Anyone succeeded in paying for college via investing (yourself or your child)? I would like to hear your story if you would share some details.

(i.e I opened a (Coverdell/529/X) with "Someone/TD/Vangurad/Blah", investing "someamout" (weekly/monthly/yearly) and achieved a "Some Return".

My background: I have a new born we're planning for. Right now I am looking at opening a CoverDell to self direct, max that out (or close to) and compound above what a 529 plan would (or would not return). Goal is to having about $100k total in ~18 years via a 10% annual rate via smart investing and low fees.

I am unconcerned what the cost of college will be, I just want to make available about 100k to the little one.

NOTE: I am not interested in theory in this post per se, just wondering if anyone has actually achieved their school savings goals.

Thanks in advance
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