Nebraska 529 College Savings Plans

First National Bank of Omaha manages all four of the 529 plans that Nebraska offers. The Nebraska Education Savings Trust (NEST) is available in a direct-sold version and an advisor-sold version and employs several fund families on its investment platform. The TD Ameritrade 529 College Savings Plan is distributed through discount broker TD Ameritrade. The State Farm College Savings Plan is distributed exclusively through State Farm representatives.

Additional info for each Nebraska 529 plan can be found by selecting the links below.

Nebraska 529 Tax Benefit

Consumer Plans

Nebraska's Bloomwell 529 Education Savings Plan is issued by the Nebraska Educational Savings Plan Trust and administered by the Nebraska State Treasurer. The plan offers two age-based and two static options including ESG funds, and 17 individual fund options....

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Non-Resident

New Plan

Nebraska Education Savings Trust -- Direct College Savings Plan switched program managers in December 2010 from Union Bank and Trust Company of Lincoln, Nebraska to First National Bank of Omaha. Management of the plan returned to Union Bank and Trust in 2020. Accounts can be linked to the Upromise rewards service....

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New Plan

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Advisor Sold Plans

Nebraska's State Farm 529 Savings Plan utilizes Vanguard, State Street, DFA and iShares funds in its age-based and static portfolios. Union Bank and Trust Company serves as program manager, succeeding First National Bank and Oppenheimer/OFI....

Resident

New Plan

Non-Resident

New Plan

Nebraska Education Savings Trust -- Advisor College Savings Plan changed program managers in December 2010 from Union Bank and Trust Company of Lincoln, Nebraska to First National Bank of Omaha. Plan management returned to Union Bank and Trust Company in 2020. Accounts can be linked to the Upromise rewards service....

Resident

New Plan

Non-Resident

New Plan

ABLE plans

The Enable Savings Plan is issued by The Nebraska Achieving a Better Life Experience Program Trust and administered by the Nebraska State Treasurer, who serves as trustee to the Plan. The Plan offers a series of investment options within the Nebraska Achieving a Better Life Experience Program Trust. The Plan is intended to operate as a qualified ABLE program, pursuant to Internal Revenue Code Section529A....