NEST College Savings Launches Big Dreams $20K Giveaway

LINCOLN, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First National Bank of Omaha and Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg
today are launching the “Big Dreams $20K Giveaway,” offering a chance
for families across the country to save for post-secondary education in
NEST College Savings Plan accounts.

Four winners will be drawn from those who enter the Big Dreams Giveaway.
Each will receive a $5,000 contribution to a NEST 529 College Savings
account for the benefit of a child, designated by the winner, who is 10
years old or younger as of the date of the drawing. All that is required
to enter is a quick online signup for the drawing at www.NEST529.com/BigDreamsGiveaway.

“Our goal is to make it easy for people to save,” said Nebraska State
Treasurer Don Stenberg. “NEST is helping families all across the country
achieve their big dreams of reaching their college savings goals. This
year we are doubling our offering to help even more families save.”

“Saving a little can go a long way,” said Deborah Goodkin, Managing
Director of College Savings Plans, First National Bank of Omaha. “The
Big Dreams Giveaway is a wonderful opportunity to start or to continue
saving in a big way. We are thrilled to offer even more money this year.”

Official rules are available at www.NEST529.com/scholarships
and at www.treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships.

Entries may be submitted online at www.NEST529.com/BigDreamsGiveaway
before midnight July 31, 2016. Or, an entrant may submit a 3-by 5-inch
card that includes the entrant’s first and last name, address, city,
state, zip code, day and evening phone numbers, and the words, “Big
Dreams Giveaway.” The card must be mailed in a stamped No. 10 envelope
postmarked by July 31 to the address on the official rules. Winners will
be selected on or about August 8, 2016.

To find out more about NEST College Savings Plans, visit www.NEST529.com or
treasurer.nebraska.gov.

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 Program Trustee. First
National Bank of Omaha serves as Program Manager, and all investments
are approved by the Nebraska Investment Council. Families nationwide are
saving for college using Nebraska’s 529 College Savings Plans, which
have more than 247,000 accounts, including 70,000 in Nebraska. Visit NEST529Advisor.com and treasurer.nebraska.gov for
more information.

About First National Bank of Omaha

First National Bank of Omaha is a subsidiary of First National of
Nebraska. First National of Nebraska is the largest privately owned
banking company in the United States. First National and its affiliates
have $20 billion in assets and 5,000 employee associates. Primary
banking offices are located in Nebraska, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa,
Kansas, South Dakota and Texas.

Investments Are Not FDIC Insured* No Bank, State or Federal Guarantee
May Lose Value
*Except the Bank Savings Individual Investment Option

Contacts

For NEST 529 College Savings:
The Rosen Group
Abby Berman
Cohen, 646-695-7044
Vice President
abby@rosengrouppr.com
or
First
National Bank
Mary Hoffa, 402-602-6549
Director of Marketing
mhoffa@fnni.com
or
Nebraska
State Treasurer’s Office
Jana Langemach, 402-471-8884
Director
of Communications
Jana.langemach@nebraska.gov