Education Savings Plans

State Farm® 529 Savings Plan - Age-Based 9-10 Portfolio

For beneficiaries nine to 10 years old, this Portfolio seeks to provide growth of capital and some current income by investing 70.5% of its assets in diversified investments of domestic and international equity funds, 4.5% in real estate funds, 23% in domestic and international fixed income funds, and 2% in money market funds.

Pie Chart illustrating the Portfolio Composition of Assets for the State Farm® 529 Savings Plan - Age-Based 9-10 Portfolio. State Street S&P 500® Index 46.00%, Vanguard Extended Market ETF 7.00%, Vanguard REIT EFT 4.50%, State Street MSCI ACWI ex USA Index 17.50%, DFA World ex-US Government Fixed Income 2.50%, iShares Core US Aggregate EFT 17.50%, Vanguard Short-Term Bond EFT 3.00%, Goldman Sachs Financial Square Govt MM 2.00%

Strategies: The Portfolio invests funds according to a fixed formula that typically results in an allocation of 53% domestic equity funds, 4.5% real estate funds, 17.5% international equity funds, 2.5% international bond funds, 20.5% fixed income funds, and 2% in money market funds. The Portfolio manages cash flows to maintain the stated asset allocation. The stock holdings in the underlying investments consist primarily of large-cap U.S. stocks and to a lesser extent, mid- and small-cap U.S. stocks and foreign stocks.

Risk Disclosures

The State Farm 529 Savings Plan (the "Plan"), is sponsored by the State of Nebraska and administered by the Nebraska State Treasurer. The State Farm 529 Savings Plan offers a series of investment options portfolios within the Nebraska Educational Savings Plan Trust (which) offers other investment portfolios not affiliated with the State Farm 529 Savings Plan. The State Farm 529 Savings Plan is intended to operate as a qualified tuition program to be used only to save for qualified higher education expenses, pursuant to Section 529 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code.

An investor should consider the Plan’s investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before investing. The Program Disclosure Statement at® which contains more information, should be read carefully before investing.

Investors should consider before investing whether their or their beneficiary’s home state offers any state tax or other state benefits such as financial aid, scholarship funds, and protection from creditors that are only available for investments in such state’s qualified tuition program and should consult their tax advisor, attorney and/or other advisor regarding their specific legal, investment or tax situation.

Investing involves risk, including potential for loss.

Age Based Portfolios adjust automatically over time, becoming more conservative as your child reaches college age.

The stocks of small companies are more volatile than the stocks of larger, more established companies.

Foreign investments involve greater risks than U.S. investments, including political and economic risks and the risk of currency fluctuations.

Bonds are subject to interest rate risk and may decline in value due to an increase in interest rates.

You could lose money by investing in this investment option. Although a money market fund in which your investment option invests (the underlying fund) seeks to preserve its value at $1.00 per share, the underlying fund cannot guarantee it will do so. An investment in this investment option is not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency. The underlying fund’s sponsor has no legal obligation to provide financial support to the underlying fund, and you should not expect that the sponsor will provide financial support of the underlying fund at any time.


Not FDIC Insured

  • No Bank Guarantee
  • May Lose Value
AP 2018/07/0898