US treasury securities for public

US treasury offers security facilities for the public to save for their future. These investments are a way of building up a bright future with the support of the treasury department of US. There are various modes in which securities are available in US treasuries. Treasury notes, bills and TIPS are some of the common securities.

The government securities available for a short term and maturity for 52 weeks are known as treasury bills. They are generally sold for a discount value. The treasury notes are issued for a lengthier period ranging from 2 to 10 years with interest paid for every six months. The treasury bonds will be having an interest paid for six months and are bonds for thirty years.