American Funds offers a variety of share classes, while maintaining our commitment to low operating expenses. Our share classes are among the lowest-cost options, as measured by LipperSM Inc.
When you work with your financial adviser to determine which share class to own, please consider: how long you expect to own the shares, your investment objective, how much you plan to invest and the expenses associated with each share class.
Several share class options
We offer two types of share classes, one for our regular mutual fund shares and another for CollegeAmerica, our 529 college savings plan. These include:
Note: American Funds no longer offers Class B and 529-B shares.