Parents and grandparents can learn more about the state-sponsored college savings plan through a new program launched Tuesday by State Treasurer Don Stenberg, the Journal Star reports.

The informational website helps parents figure out what they’ll need to save each month to hit their college savings targets, and tells them how the state-sponsored college savings plan works and why it is a good idea.

“There’s still a lot of Nebraskans that don’t know the state has a college savings plan,” said Stenberg, who has made financial literacy for students — and parents saving for college — a focus of his office.

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