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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<B Ex-PM Harold MacMillan writes the number of the first PS5,000 Premium Bond prize at the National Savings Committee's London HQ in 1960
To celebrate the increase to the allowance and encourage Premium Bonds holders to share their Premium Bond stories - NS&I has launched a new Facebook page - "Premium Bonds made by Ernie".
From your email, I suspect you're not a taxpayer, the fact Premium Bond prizes aren't taxed is irrelevant.
As with other changes in circumstances, this reduction in the annual prize fund should be a trigger for Premium Bond holders to review their finances, particularly those who hold the maximum amount of PS30,000.
A Premium Bond is a lottery bond issued by the Government's National Savings and Investments scheme.
One Kirklees woman is celebrating after winning pounds 1m in this month's Premium Bond jackpot.
MYSTERY Teessiders are being urged to put their names to more than pounds 161,000 in unclaimed Premium Bond prizes.
There are 3,696 Premium Bond prizes worth pounds 211,825 unclaimed in the old South Glamorgan area, with individual winnings ranging from pounds 25 to pounds 1,000.
Nearly pounds 30m worth of Premium Bond prizes still wait to be collected.
Of course, Premium Bond players like myself who have stopped winning prizes really ought to withdraw their money - or get their heads examined.
SUNDERLAND is the luckiest town in the UK, with people there winning more of the top Premium Bond prizes than any other area.
The lucky holder of bond number 48GE 060574 is Ernie's 109th Premium Bond millionaire.