Frequently Asked Questions

What is the rating of Virginia's General Obligation (GO) Bonds?

Virginia's GO Bonds are among a handful of States rated in the highest rating category by all three bond rating agencies.

  • Fitch Ratings - AAA
  • Moody's Investor's Service - Aaa
  • Standard and Poor's Ratings Services - AAA

How Can I purchase Virginia Bonds?

You can purchase Virginia bonds through your brokerage firm.

What is the dollar amount of the bonds?

The bonds are usually in increments of $5,000.

What is the typical maturity of the bonds?

Bonds can vary in maturity date from one to 25 or 30 years.

What is the interest rate(s) on the bonds?

Interest rates are determined on the date of sale and can vary depending on the term of the bond, market conditions, investor demand, and security structure.

What other financing entities are staffed by Treasury?