How Do Series EE Savings Bonds Work?

Answer Series EE Savings Bonds are savings certificates issued by the U.S. Treasury. They are often used as gifts to minors or to set up a regular savings plan. Series EE bonds can be purchased at banks, ... Read More »

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How do savings bonds work for college expenses?

The United States Department of the Treasury issues U.S. Savings Bonds, financial instruments that offer a variable rate of return to investors. Savings bonds are a low-isk way for students to rece... Read More »

Are i series savings bonds a better investment than ee bonds?

On One Hand: High InflationDuring times of inflation, I series bonds provide more inflation protection and a higher return than EE Bonds. EE bonds earn a fixed rate over the course of 20 years, whi... Read More »

How to Buy US Savings Bonds?

U.S. Savings bonds are a low-risk investment you can purchase for yourself or as a gift -- and the interest you earn is exempt from state and local income taxes. You can buy savings bonds at a bank... Read More »

Are my EE savings bonds mature?

On One Hand: 2 Types of MaturityThere are two different maturity dates when it comes to an EE savings bond. There is the "double" date, which is the point where your bond doubles in value and there... Read More »