The Bright Start Direct-Sold College Savings Program is sponsored by the State of Illinois and administered
by the Illinois State Treasurer, as Trustee. Union Bank & Trust Company serves as Program Manager.
Investments in the Bright Start Direct-Sold College Savings Program are not guaranteed or insured by the
of Illinois, the Illinois State Treasurer, Union Bank & Trust Company, the Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation, or any other entity.
An investor should consider the investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before
investing. This and other important information is contained in the Bright Start Direct-Sold College
Program Disclosure Statement which can be obtained at
BrightStart.com and should be read carefully before investing. You can lose money by investing in a
portfolio. Each of the portfolios involves investment risks, which are described in the Program Disclosure Statement.
Before you invest, consider whether your or the beneficiary’s home state offers any state tax or
other benefits such as financial aid, scholarship funds, and protection from creditors that are only
available for investments in that state’s 529 plan.
Not FDIC Insured | No Bank Guarantee |
May Lose Value