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Interest Rates and Terms for EE Bonds Current and Past

EE Bonds bought at different times earn interest in different ways.

To find the current value of any U.S. savings bond: Savings Bond Calculator

For an EE Bond, you need the month and year it was issued.

Original Maturity

Paper Series EE Savings Bonds were sold at half face value. Electronic bonds purchased via TreasuryDirect are sold at face value; i.e., you pay $25 for a $25 bond.

Issue Date Original Term
1/80 - 10/80 11 years
11/80 - 4/81 9 years
5/81 - 10/82 8 years
11/82 - 10/86 10 years
11/86 - 2/93 12 years
3/93 - 4/95 18 years
5/95 - 5/03 17 years
6/03 - present 20 years

Look at rates and terms for EE Bonds that were issued: