Investment returns will vary depending on the performance of the Portfolios you choose. Except to the extent of FDIC insurance available for the Savings Portfolio, you could lose all or a portion of your money by investing in the iShares 529 Plan, depending on market conditions. Account Owners assume all investment risks as well as responsibility for any federal and state tax consequences.
The Aggregate balance of all 529 Plan accounts sponsored by the State of Arkansas for the same designated beneficiary may not exceed $366,000.
A periodic plan of regular investment cannot assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market.
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Neither the iShares 529 Plan nor the underlying iShares Funds are sponsored, endorsed, issued, sold or promoted by Markit Indices Limited or MSCI Inc., nor are they sponsored, endorsed or issued by Barclays Capital Inc. None of these companies make any representation regarding the advisability of investing in the Portfolios or their Underlying Investments. Neither Upromise nor BlackRock, Inc., or any of their affiliates are affiliated with the companies listed above.
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* Not FDIC Insured (except for the Savings Portfolio) * No Bank, State or Federal Guarantee * May Lose Value