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Reissuing or replacing?
Replacing: in case the paper relationship is lost, taken, or mutilated, you could get a substitute savings that are electronic.
Reissuing: should you want to alter that is known as in the relationship, or if perhaps there clearly was an important mistake when you look at the names, see Reissuing Paper I Bonds.
Note: Bonds we replace or reissue wonґt be released in paper kind, but may be given as electronic bonds in TreasuryDirect. Specific savings bonds may possibly not be split and must certanly be reissued in complete. In place of changing the relationship electronically, it is possible to ask for the bond to be cashed.
In case your paper We bond is lost or damaged, we are in need of the information that is following trying to find the record of one's relationship:
- Relationship number that is serial in the event that you don’t have the relationship serial quantity, offer every one of the after:
- Particular and year of purchase month
- Personal Security quantity (as an example 123-45-6789)
- Names, including names that are middle initials
- Mailing target
To request a replacement bond that is electronic a TreasuryDirect account:
- Fill in FS Form 1048 ( order or download).
- Take the filled-out kind to your standard bank and possess your signature certified in accordance with the guidelines on the type.
- Mail the completed type to:
Treasury Retail Securities Services
P.O. Box 214
Minneapolis, MN 55480-0214
Note: as soon as you get your bonds in a TreasuryDirect account or payment for missing bonds, the paper that is original are not any longer yours. They fit in with the U.S. federal government. In the event that you later on get the initial bonds, please get back them into the Treasury Retail Securities Services at the target above.
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Reissue won't be made in the event that request reissue is received significantly less than one full calendar thirty days prior to the last readiness date of the relationship.