U.S. Savings Bonds

Important change to U.S. Savings Bonds

Planning to buy a savings bond?

Paper savings bonds are no longer being sold at financial institutions, but 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 Independent Bank.

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)