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    • priceworld
    • By priceworld 27th Jan 09, 6:31 PM
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    Premium Bonds draw dates
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    • 27th Jan 09, 6:31 PM
    Premium Bonds draw dates 27th Jan 09 at 6:31 PM
    Does anyone know the best time of month to buy and sell premium bonds as to make sure your bonds are in the monthly draws?

    I can't find the answer on the NS&I website.
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  • itsallagame
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    • 27th Jan 09, 6:45 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 6:45 PM
    Buy them when you like, from what I remember your cash has to be in a month before you get into the draw.
    When you withdraw you fill in a form and nominate the month you wish to cash out after, you will have the money in your bank within a few days, they are fairly quick and reliable.

    • ariba10
    • By ariba10 27th Jan 09, 6:54 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 6:54 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 6:54 PM
    Any bonds bought on or before the 31 Jan, will be eligible for the March draw.
    I used to be indecisive but now I am not sure.
    • Mikeyorks
    • By Mikeyorks 27th Jan 09, 7:29 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 7:29 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 7:29 PM
    You buy them towards the end of a month .... so you're parting with your money as late as possible :-

    http://www.nsandi.com/products/pb/howitworks.jsp#when_bonds_go_into_the_draw

    ...... and you sell them early in the month - in order you get access as soon after the previous draw as possible?
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  • Stavros
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    • 27th Jan 09, 7:34 PM
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    • 27th Jan 09, 7:34 PM
    Why buy them, their worse than saving account rates anyway, plus your giving money to that tosser of a prime minister
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