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Premium Bonds: NS&I reveals £1million winners – how to check whether you’ve won jackpot

The Premium Bonds prize draw takes place on a monthly basis. Earlier this month, NS&I revealed the winners list of the December 2019 draw – and the announcement included some details about the two £1million prize winners.

NS&I explained that the December millionaires are both male.

One person is from Stockport, and has £36,000 invested.

Meanwhile, the other jackpot winner is from the area of Hampshire and Isle of Wight, and has £50,000 invested.

There were also six winners of a £100,000 prize, while 11 people scooped the third highest value prize of £50,000.


A lucky 24 people were selected for a £25,000 payout this month.

The minimum investment in Premium Bonds is £25, while the upper limit for the amount a person can hold is £50,000.

How likely is it that a person will win in the Premium Bonds?

The odds of winning for each £1 Bond number is 24,500 to one.

Those with an Amazon Alexa can look out for the Premium Bonds prize checker skill.

Should a person have scooped a £1million jackpot, then the NS&I’s “Agent Million” will visit them in person.

NS&I reminds Premium Bonds holders to always ask for their ID ahead of celebrating.


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