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YTD Total Return

As of 07/18/2024

1.68%

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As of 07/18/2024

$9.07

Nav Change (-$0.01)

-0.11%
Morningstar Overall Rating
As of 06/30/2024 for Short Government category Based on risk-adjusted return out of 90 funds.

How To Buy

Individual Investors: This share class is only available for purchase through a financial advisor, however you can purchase the Investor share class of this fund on the website.

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Financial Advisors: Contact your wholesaler at 1-800-345-6488 for more information

Investments in fixed income securities are subject to the risks associated with debt securities including credit, price and interest rate risk.

Generally, as interest rates rise, the value of the bonds held in the fund will decline. The opposite is true when interest rates decline.

Fund shares are not guaranteed by the U.S. Government.

Investments in mortgage-backed securities are subject to prepayment risks, which may result in greater share price volatility. The guarantee on U.S. government securities applies only to the underlying securities of the fund if held to maturity and not to the value of the fund's shares.

Please see the prospectus for details about sales charges.

The gross expense ratio is the fund's total annual operating costs, expressed as a percentage of the fund's average net assets for a given time period. It is gross of any fee waivers or expense reimbursement. The net expense ratio is the expense ratio after the application of any waivers or reimbursement. This is the actual ratio that investors paid during the fund's most recent fiscal year. Please see the prospectus for more information.

Investor Class Shares: Minimum initial investment is $1,000 for IRA and CESA accounts, and $2,500 for non-retirement accounts, but these minimums are waived with an initial investment of at least $500 per account and automatic investments of at least $100 per month. Non-Retirement Accounts: If your account balance falls below the minimum, or if you cancel your automatic monthly investment plan prior to reaching the minimum, American Century Investments may redeem the account and send the proceeds to you. Prior to doing so, we will notify you and give you 90 days to meet the minimum or reinstate your automatic monthly investment plan.

Only Investor Class shares are made available to investors directly. Advisor, A, C, I, and Y Classes of shares are only available for purchase by institutions or other financial intermediaries. R, R5, and R6 Classes of shares are only available for purchase by group employer-sponsored retirement plans. Review definitions and minimums for all share classes.

A Bloomberg U.S. 1-3 Year Government Bond Index

The Bloomberg U.S. 1-3 Year Government Bond Index is a component of the U.S. Government Bond Index, which includes Treasury and agency securities. The securities have a maturity of one year or more and less than three years.

Source: Bloomberg Index Services Ltd

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