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NS&I to cut Premium Bond prize rate to 4.4% – are they still worth it?

NS&I will decrease its Premium Bond prize-fund rate to 4.4% from 4.65% for its March 2024 draw and beyond. But this rate was already lagging behind interest rates on standard savings accounts – so are Premium Bonds still worth it?

23 January 2024

Premium Bond prizes worth over £81 million STILL unclaimed – here's how to check if you've won

More than two million Premium Bond prizes worth a combined £81 million remain unclaimed, according to the latest figures. Here's how to check if you've missed a win.

12 December 2023

NS&I to increase Premium Bond prize rate to 4.65% – here's all you need to know

This latest Premium Bond prize rate increase – the eighth we've seen in just over a year – is to the highest rate since 1999.

15 August 2023

NS&I to increase Premium Bond prize rate to 4% – here's all you need to know

NS&I will increase its Premium Bond prize-fund rate to 4% from 3.7% for its August 2023 draw and beyond, with an extra £30 million in prizes up for grabs.

11 July 2023

NS&I to increase Premium Bond prize rate to 3.7% – here's all you need to know

This latest Premium Bond prize rate increase – the sixth we've seen in just over a year – is to the highest rate in 15 years.

26 June 2023

NS&I to increase Premium Bond prize rate AGAIN to 3.3% – here's all you need to know

The odds of each £1 Premium Bond number winning a prize will remain at 24,000-to-one, but there will be more higher value prizes available.

14 February 2023

NS&I to increase the Premium Bond prize rate to 3.15% – here's all you need to know

The odds of each £1 Premium Bond number winning a prize will remain at 24,000-to-one, but there will be more higher value prizes available.

24 January 2023

NS&I to increase the Premium Bond prize rate to 3% – here's all you need to know

The odds of each £1 Premium Bond number winning a prize will remain at 24,000-to-one, but there will be more higher value prizes available.

13 December 2022

Revealed: £80 million of Premium Bond prizes remain unclaimed – here's how to check if you've won

More than two million Premium Bond prizes are sitting unclaimed, according to the latest figures from National Savings and Investments.

29 November 2022

NS&I to increase the Premium Bond prize rate to 2.2% – here's all you need to know

After the rise, the odds of each £1 Premium Bond number winning a prize will increase from 24,500-to-one to 24,000-to-one.

27 September 2022