**3. ****Interest Rates and Terms for Series EE Savings Bonds**
**Link:** http://www.savingsbonds.gov/indiv/research/indepth/ebonds/res_e_bonds_eeratesandterms.htm

**Description:** **Interest Rates and Terms for Series EE Savings Bonds**. Electronic Series EE **savings bonds**, purchased via **TreasuryDirect**, are sold at face value. For example, you pay $25 for a $25 bond. Paper EE bonds, last sold in 2011, were sold at half of face value.. More on Rates and Terms. The rates and terms for an EE bond depend largely on when the bond was issued: