The new month has arrived and the March results for the latest Premium Bonds prize draw are in. NS&I – which stands for National Savings and Investments – has now updated the Premium Bonds prize checker.
There are various ways to check the Premium Bonds prize results.
NS&I gives some details about the winners on the first working day of the month such as information about the two £1million jackpot winners.
Via the prize checker tool, which is updated by the second working day of the month, savers can check to see if they’ve won anything in the draw.
This can be done online via nsandi.com, and customers will need their Premium Bonds holder’s number for this.
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People can also access the prize checker app or their Alexa enabled device to check the prize results.
For the app, the saver will need either their NS&I number or holder’s number to check.
In the March 2021 prize draw, there was a total of 3,022,805 prizes worth £86,905,650.
For this draw, there were 104,286,774,319 Bond numbers eligible.
There were two jackpot winners who will both scoop a payout worth £1million.
NS&I has maintained their anonymity, but some details have been revealed.
The two new millionaires come from Bristol and Kent.
The first Bond number drawn was 306PG138556, which belongs to a woman from Bristol.
It makes her the twenty-second Premium Bonds millionaire from Kent.
Second in the list of high value prizes is the £100,000 prize.
This month, there were five of these payouts up for grabs.
At the lower end of the prize scale, there were 2,959,204 payouts of £25.