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You do know that an education IRA can only be used for higher education expenses for the account owner, right? [next year the law changes to allow any education expenses]

Yes I am aware of that. The account owner has 18 years until the funds will be necessary, at least for higher education.

Once you've chosen your desired allocation, you split it up among your accounts any way that makes sense. You're not being redundant; you're just using your cash to the fullest extent.

I appreciate your input regarding the various differences of risk. I will analyze the various accounts and allocate securities as appropriate. Thanks again.
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