In your TreasuryDirect account, you can purchase and hold Bills, Notes, Bonds, Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS), and savings bonds and it's available to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Your TreasuryDirect account is protected by a password of your choosing. The system allows you to conduct most of your transactions online, -- you can purchase, reinvest, sell securities, and perform account maintenance from your home or work computer. You can also view all your account information, including pending transactions. TreasuryDirect offers you all of these features with no maintenance fees, no matter how much you have invested.
With TreasuryDirect, there are no paper securities.
You can learn more about TreasuryDirect by watching our informative webcast. Once you've learned about the features and benefits of TreasuryDirect, watch our video on opening a TreasuryDirect account.
NOTE: Effective April 2009, TreasuryDirect permits accounts for both individuals and various types of entities including trusts, estates, corporations, partnerships, etc. See Learn More about Entity Accounts for full information on the new registration types.
TreasuryDirect account numbers begin with a letter, followed by nine numbers, e.g., A-123-456-789.
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