The wait is finally up. The much anticipated National Savings & Investments 65 Plus Bonds, dubbed Pensioner Bonds by the media, are on sale now.
Those who are interested in taking full advantage might want to act fast as demand is expected to be high, not least as the rates on offer are head and shoulders above comparable accounts in the market.
You can apply online via NS&I website, call them on 0500 500 000 or by post.
Here's our guide of what’s on offer and our top tips.