Premium Bond

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Noun1.Premium Bond - a government bond that bears no interest or capital gains but enters the holder into lotteries
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
bond certificate, bond - a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal
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3 million unclaimed Premium Bond prizes worth more than PS55 million collectively.
June's Premium Bond millionaires are a man from Devon and a woman from Surrey.
SAVERS have been dealt another blow as NS&I snips some of its savings rates and slashes the Premium Bond prize pot.
Since the first premium bond was purchased by Alderman Sir Cuthbert Ackroyd, the then Lord Mayor of London, on November 1, 1956, there have been 12 British prime ministers and more than 8000 episodes of Coronation Street.
From July 31, NS&I's contract with the Post Office for Premium Bond sales ends and all NS&I business will be direct - via 24 hour call centres, online through nsandi.
Premium Bond scam I RECEIVED an envelope on Monday which was headed: 'Notice of pending forfeiture.
The term does refer to what we call the "dollar price" of the bond--a premium bond has a higher price tag than "par" bonds (which have price tags of $100).
8 million prizes worth around PS50m to Premium Bond holders.
More than 35,000 premium bond prizes are sitting unclaimed across Tyne and Wear .
A TEESSIDE man has been made a millionaire after his Premium Bond scooped the big prize.