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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (May 20, 2024) ­— State Treasurer and Alabama Savings Board Chair, Young Boozer, is pleased to announce that the CollegeCounts Scholarship Program recently awarded $1.2 million in college scholarships to 323 Alabama students representing 63 counties.  CollegeCounts — Alabama’s 529 college savings fund — offers scholarship awards of $4,000 for four-year college enrollees … Read the full article …

MONTGOMERY – State Treasurer and PACT Board Chair, Young Boozer, announced that directors of the Alabama Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (“PACT”) Program approved a 4% increase to the current rate paid by the PACT Program for tuition and fees at its board meeting held May 14, 2024.  This marks the tenth consecutive increase in benefits … Read the full article …

MONTGOMERY – State Treasurer, Young Boozer, announced that February 1st is National Unclaimed Property Day.  In the United States, 1 in every 7 citizens has what the industry calls “unclaimed property” – financial accounts or items of value in which the owner has not initiated any activity for a number of years.  When that happens, … Read the full article …

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Jan. 09, 2024) ­— CollegeCounts — Alabama’s 529 college savings fund — offers awards of $4,000 for four-year college enrollees and $2,000 for two-year college enrollees in scholarships to eligible recipients pursuing higher education at institutions in Alabama. The CollegeCounts Scholarship online application is available now through Feb. 29, 2024 at treasury.alabama.gov/CollegeCounts-Scholarship. To … Read the full article …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2023 Contact Treasurer’s Office:          alatreas@treasury.alabama.gov MONTGOMERY – On October 25, 2023, Montgomery County Circuit Court Judge James Anderson dismissed Birmingham Southern College’s case seeking to compel Alabama State Treasurer Young J. Boozer III to execute the Distressed Institutions of Higher Learning Revolving Loan Fund Act, passed on June 6, 2023, … Read the full article …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Treasurer’s Office:          (334) 242-7501 alatreas@treasury.alabama.gov MONTGOMERY – State Treasurer, Young Boozer, announced an update today to the Distressed Institutions of Higher Education Revolving Loan Program (the “Program”) being administered by the State Treasurer’s Office.  The Program, enacted by the Alabama Legislature in the 2023 regular session, authorized the State Treasurer to … Read the full article …

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and State Treasurer Young Boozer on Friday announced the Alabama Treasurer’s Office plans to increase its investment in Israel bond holdings to support Israel. “Alabama unapologetically and unequivocally stands with our friend and ally Israel. I am proud our state will increase our investment in Israeli bonds as they rightfully … Read the full article …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24, 2023 Contact in Treasurer’s Office:     Glenda Allred (334) 242-7501 glenda.allred@treasury.alabama.gov MONTGOMERY – State Treasurer, Young Boozer, announced today that information regarding the Distressed Institutions of Higher Education Revolving Loan Program (the “Program”) is now available on the Treasurer’s website at Distressed Institutions of Higher Education Revolving Loan Program and open … Read the full article …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2023 Contact Treasurer’s Office:          (334) 242-7501 alatreas@treasury.alabama.gov MONTGOMERY – State Treasurer, Young Boozer, announced an update today to the Distressed Institutions of Higher Education Revolving Loan Program (the “Program”) to be administered by the State Treasurer’s Office.  The Program, that was enacted by the Alabama Legislature in the 2023 regular … Read the full article …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2023 Contact in Treasurer’s Office:     Glenda Allred (334) 242-7501 glenda.allred@treasury.alabama.gov MONTGOMERY –CollegeCounts, Alabama’s 529 college savings fund, celebrates 5/29 day (May 29) with the ninth annual giveaway focused on babies born in Alabama between May 29, 2022, and May 29, 2023. CollegeCounts will randomly select 29 winners to receive $529 … Read the full article …

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