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1-888-993-3746

Effective December 20, 2010, the State Treasurer has contracted with First National Bank of Omaha to provide program management services. Under this contract First National Bank provides the day-to-day administration, record keeping, and marketing of the "Plan" as set forth by LB 1003. First National Bank provides separate accounting for each beneficiary. In addition, they administer and maintain overall trust and individual account records. (Union Bank & Trust Company served as Program Manager from January 2001-December 2010.) The NEST Direct Plan offers 23 unique investment options consisting of 4 Age-Based Portfolios, 3 Static Portfolios, and 16 Individual Investment Options ranging from aggressive to conservative investment options; including the Bank Savings Individual Investment Option (an FDIC-insured option), to create a customized allocation portfolio. All of the investment options have received the approval of the Nebraska Investment Council.

1-888-659-NEST (6378)

The NEST Advisor Plan offers 26 unique investment options consisting of 4 Age-Based Portfolios, 3 Static Portfolios, and 19 Individual Investment Options ranging from aggressive to conservative investment options; including the Bank Savings Individual Investment Option (an FDIC-insured option), to create a customized allocation portfolio. All of the investment options have received the approval of the Nebraska Investment Council.

The NEST Plan partners with online brokerage firm, TD Ameritrade. The partnership allows another investment channel by offering the Nebraska 529 Plan to online investors. TD Ameritrade provides an excellent blend of product, price and service which enables customers to manage their own investments and personal finances. TD Ameritrade offers unique investment options and is sold through branch offices and online as the TD Ameritrade 529 College Savings Plan. There are 24 investment options consisting of 4 Age-Based Portfolios, 3 Static Portfolios, and 17 Individual Mutual Fund Portfolios ranging from aggressive to conservative investment options. All of the investment options have received the approval of the Nebraska Investment Council.

1-800-447-4930

Effective November 1, 2008, OFI Private Investments, Inc. (a subsidiary of OppenheimerFunds, Inc.) serves as the Investment Manager and Fund Provider for the State Farm College Savings Plan. The Plan offers 9 investment portfolios; 1 Enrollment-Based option, which includes 5 Portfolios, and 4 Static Portfolios. The State Farm College Savings Plan will continue to benefit the Nebraska program by offering a low cost plan and quality performance for Nebraskans as well as participants in other states. (AIM Investments served as Investment Manager and Fund Provider from May 2003-November 2008.)

About NEST

NEST is a tax-advantaged 529 college savings plan and provides four plans to help make saving for college simple and affordable: NEST Direct College Savings Plan, the NEST Advisor College Savings Plan, the TD Ameritrade 529 College Savings Plan, and the State Farm College Savings Plan. The Nebraska State Treasurer serves as the Program Trustee. First National Bank of Omaha serves as the Program Manager, and all investments are approved by the Nebraska Investment Council. Currently, more than 214,000 families nationwide, including 61,000 families in Nebraska, are saving for their children's higher education through NEST. For more information, visit www.NEST529.com.

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