Family Single Student Plan

This plan is no longer offered to new customers.
To set up an RESP, please visit the Flex First Plan page.

The Family Single Student Plan (FSSP) offers similar features to our popular Flex First Plan. Although it is no longer offered to new customers, we continue to support our valued FSSP customers with portfolio management and expert advice to ensure their plan beneficiaries reach their post-secondary goals.

Features of the Family Single Student Plan

Government grants

Government grants

Boost your child’s RESP by up to $500 a year, to a maximum of $7,200 per child. You may also be eligible for provincial grants.

Tax-deferred growth

Tax-deferred growth

Your savings grow untaxed, up to $50,000 per child. Even at withdrawal, income is rarely taxed when withdrawn strategically. Our RESP experts will help you maximize your RESP when it comes time to withdraw your funds.

Not just for tuition

Not just for tuition

Your student can use RESP savings for any type of post-secondary education and expense – not only tuition, but also living expenses, accommodation, books, and much more. In addition, your plan can earn interest and income for up to 35 years.

Choose how much and how often

Choose how much and how often

Set up lump sum or regular ongoing contributions…or both.

Contribute more to get there faster

Contribute more to get there faster

Received a raise at work, or a cash gift from relatives for your child? It’s easy to make extra contributions to your Family Single Student Plan anytime. Or set-up our easy and automatic “Grow-with-me” feature to increase your savings annually.

Choose the amount and timing of withdrawals

Choose the amount and timing of withdrawals

When it comes time to withdraw, you choose the amount and timing that suits your child’s education needs.

Group life and disability insurance

Group life and disability insurance is included in the Family Single Student Plan, providing you with the security of completion protection in the event of death or total disability.

Access to programs and resources not found anywhere else

Knowledge First Foundation reinvests profits to help students achieve their dreams. As a customer, you and your student will gain access to programs and resources to help you prepare for decisions around post-secondary education as well as tips to help you get the most out of your RESP. Your student will also be eligible for our Knowledge First Rewards Program which provides access to scholarships and bursaries only available to Knowledge First students.

Stay up to date on the latest insights

Stay up to date on the latest insights

Use the RESP calculator

Use the RESP calculator

Family Single Student Plan supporting documents

Family Single Student Plan supporting documents