State Treasurer Ken Simpler announces the launch of Delaware’s ABLE Plan. Similar to a college savings plan DEPENDABLE is a 529(a) tax-deferred savings account that can be used to pay for many daily, disability-related expenses. Click here to open an account or for More Info logo

Kenneth A. Simpler
State Treasurer

Budget Panel Reforms

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Epic fiscal reforms of the late 1970s enabled Delaware to dig out of a deep financial hole and ushered in a generation of prosperity for our State and its citizens. Four decades on, our framework is showing its age.

Last year, our policymakers engaged a team of “financial engineers” to inspect the foundation of our fiscal house and let us know: is it still sound, and can it be more serviceable for the next forty years? The engineering study is back, and the blueprint for our renovation is strong.

Read my most recent newsletter to find out what our fiscal experts are recommending. The next generation is counting on us to listen and act.

Read Blueprint for a Bargain: Let’s Listen and Act  (text only).

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