U.S. Treasury savings bonds have a long track record of risk-free saving. Moreover, they can be purchased for as little as $25. If you’d like to learn more about government saving bonds, here are a few places you can find useful information online:
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• Finaid: www.finaid.org/savings/bonds.phtml
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• Treasury Direct (U.S. Department of Treasury): www.savingsbonds.gov/indiv/indiv.htm
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