Savings Bond Advisor archive for November, 2005

Savings Bond Alert #016

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005
Categorized as: Savings Bond Alerts

Treasury drops I bond fixed rate to 1.0%

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What happened to my guaranteed interest rate of 6%?

Monday, November 7th, 2005
Categorized as: Savings Bond interest ratesSeries EE US Savings Bonds
Your Savings Bond Calculator shows that an EE bond issued in January 1993 is earning 4%. I understood that Savings Bonds issued through March 1993 had a guaranteed minimum of 6%. Would you clarify?

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How to redeem or update a Savings Bond registration when you are co-owner or beneficiary of an inherited bond

Wednesday, November 9th, 2005
Categorized as: Cashing in US Savings BondsInheriting and bequeathing US Savings BondsSavings Bond registration changes
My husband has passed away and I would like to redeem some of our savings bonds and change the registration on some. I am named on the bonds as a co-owner. We have E and EE, I and HH bonds. How do I do this?

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I Bonds hit 72.2% of investments in October

Monday, November 21st, 2005
Categorized as: Savings Bond investment rate
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Investments in Savings Bonds in October were $531.6 million. This is an annual investment rate of $6.38 billion, essentially unchanged from the 2005 fiscal year rate.

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