Legacy Treasury Direct Phaseout

NOTE: An account number in Legacy Treasury Direct is 11 numbers long and doesn’t have any letters. Example: 1200-345-6789.

Legacy Treasury Direct is being phased out. Purchases, reinvestments, new accounts, and incoming transfers no longer are available in the program.

We’ll maintain securities you currently hold in Legacy Treasury Direct until they mature.

When securities in Legacy Treasury Direct mature, we deliver payments as you direct us in your account.

Remaining Transactions

Customers can perform these transactions:

  • transfer securities
    • between Legacy Treasury Direct accounts
    • to your TreasuryDirect account
    • to the commercial book-entry system
  • obtain a Statement of Account
  • obtain an account balance
  • obtain a duplicate 1099
  • update the registration, as long as the Taxpayer Identification Number does not change
  • change address information
  • change banking information
  • change telephone number

Contact Us

We provide customer support by:

  • E-mail
  • Mail
    Address: Treasury Retail Securities Services, PO Box 9150, Minneapolis, MN 55480-9150.
  • Phone
    844-284-2676 (toll free) or, from outside the United States, +1-304-480-6464  

We mail you information, such as:

  • Tax forms that report your annual earnings
  • Statements of Account that provide details on your holdings. (Also, you can ask us for a Statement of Account.)


Need to fill out a form used in Legacy Treasury Direct? You can download it online or order it by contacting us using any method above.


If you open an account in our newer online program called TreasuryDirect, you can use the account to buy savings bonds, Treasury bills, Treasury notes, Treasury bonds, Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS), and Floating Rate Notes.

Also, with an account in TreasuryDirect, you have the option to transfer to TreasuryDirect any securities you now hold in Legacy Treasury Direct.