Savings Bonds

savings bond and computer

Planning to buy a savings bond?

Paper savings bonds are no longer sold at financial institutions. 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 here.

For more information, please read the Frequently Asked Questions provided by the Treasury Department.

Open a free TreasuryDirect 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!

If you are not familiar with TreasuryDirect, take their guided tour which will show you step-by-step how to register for an account.

For more information or if you have questions, you can contact TreasuryDirect at 800-553-2663.