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What to know about savings bonds - securities you can buy from the US Treasury

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Once you have the bond, you decide how long you'll hold onto it, anywhere between one and 30 years.
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A savings bond is a debt instrument that's distributed and backed by the US government.
The federal government issues two types of savings bonds: Series EE and I bonds.
Series EE bonds double in value if held for at least 20 years, while I bonds keep pace with inflation.
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