Can you still buy U.S. savings bonds in the event of a government shutdown?

Nov 13, 2023
Yet another shutdown is in sight, raising questions about which government services and operations will still be available.
Rest assured: In the event of a government shutdown, you'll still be able to access TreasuryDirect.
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Buyers snap up U.S. Treasury I bonds before interest rate deadline

Oct 28, 2022
Treasury's website was overwhelmed as investors clamored for the inflation-adjusted savings bonds to lock in a 9.62% rate.
Amid high inflation and a rocky stock market, I bonds have boomed in popularity. They offer a high yield but are guaranteed by the government.
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