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.
- Electronic bonds: It's in your TreasuryDirect account.
- Paper bonds: It's on the bond.
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: