Important Changes to U.S. Savings Bonds
Planning to buy a savings bond?
Paper U.S. Savings Bonds will no longer be sold at financial institutions after December 31, 2011.
But they're not going away - electronic savings bonds can be purchased online through TreasuryDirect.
Already have paper savings bonds?
Existing paper bonds are still valid and will earn interest for 30 years from the issue date or until redeemed. You can continue to cash savings bonds at any Fox Communities Credit Union location.
Open a free Treasury Direct account today!
With TreasuryDirect, you can safely and securely:
- Buy, manage and redeem electronic savings bonds
- Convert paper savings bonds to electronic
- Purchase electronic savings bonds as gifts
- Purchase other Treasury securities, including bills, notes, bonds and TIPS (Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities)
- and much more!