Best CD Rates in December 2018 | CD Rates at Banks with the Highest Yields
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TIAA Bank CD rates on long term certificates of deposit were lowered Friday night. CD rates at TIAA Bank were lowered by a small amount and the bank’s rates are still competitive. Both regular CD rates and jumbo CD rates at TIAA Bank were lowered by the same amount. 3 year CD rates from TIAA Bank were lowered from 3.05 percent to 3.00 percent. 4 year CD rates from TIAA Bank now at 3.05 percent, down from 3.10 percent. 5 year CD rates at TIAA Bank were lowered from 3.15 percent to 3.10 percent. Compare the new TIAA Bank CD rates with other CD rates at banks to get the best rate.
The best 12 month CD rates in December 2018 are moving higher and might hit 3.00 percent before the end of the year. The bank that currently has the absolute best 12 month CD rates on the rate table now is VirtualBank with a rate of 2.86 percent, only 14 basis points below 3.00 percent. Three other banks have the second best 1-year CD rates for December 2018. Limelight Bank, Live Oak Bank, and Popular Direct are all offering 12 month CD rates at 2.85 percent. Rounding out the top 5 December CD rates is Merrick Bank with 12 month CD rates at 2.84 percent.
My eBanc CD rates which were already some of the best CD rates available moved higher over night. 6 month CD rates at My eBanc were increased from 2.25 percent to 2.45 percent. 6 month jumbo CD rates from My eBanc were also increased from 2.25 percent to 2.45 percent. Compare My eBanc CD rates with other online rates to get the best rate.
Marcus by Goldman Sachs CD Rates are competitive for both short and long term CDs but the best CD rate is the 1 year rate. Current 1 year CD rates at Marcus by Goldman Sachs (used to do business as Goldman Sachs Bank USA) are at 2.52 percent with an APY of 2.55 percent. 2 year CD rates from Marcus by Goldman Sachs are at 2.67 percent with an APY of 2.70 percent. The minimum opening deposit is $500. As Marcus by Goldman Sachs says and trademarked, “Don’t just store money. Make money.” See how Marcus by Goldman Sachs CD Rates compare with other rates here to get the highest CD rate for your investment.
PurePoint Financial CD rates moved upward again and are now some of the best CD rates available from any bank. Current 12 month CD rates at PurePoint Financial are at 2.76 percent with an APY of 2.80 percent. 3 year CD rates from PurePoint Financial are at 2.96 percent with an APY of 3.00 percent. The minimum opening deposit for all CDs is $10,000. Compare PurePoint Financial CD rates with other online rates here.
Synchrony CD Rates which are already some of the best CD rates around were increased. 1 year CD rates at Synchrony were increased 15 basis points from 2.50 percent to 2.65 percent. 2 year CD rates were increased 5 basis points from 2.75 percent to 2.80 percent. See how these new Synchrony CD Rates compare with other bank rates.
Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) CD rates are in the top 5 CD rates available on our rate table. Current 1 year CD rates at Pentagon Federal Credit Union are at 2.76 percent with an APY of 2.80 percent. 6 month CD rates from PenFed are the highest on our 6 month rate list at 2.39 percent with an APY of 2.40 percent. You have to be a member to open an account and the minimum opening balance is $1,000. Compare Pentagon Federal Credit Union CD rates with other rates here.
Eastern CT Savings Bank CD rates are very competitive right now and one CD term has a really high rate. If you’re interested in a really short term CD, 14 day Eastern CT Savings Bank CD rates are currently at 0.15 percent. 2 year CD rates at Eastern CT Savings Bank are a lot higher at 2.71 percent with an APY of 2.75 percent. Compare short and long term Eastern CT Savings Bank CD rates with other bank rates here.
Congressional Bank CD rates are very high right now for online rates. 1 year CD rates at Congressional Bank are at 2.52 percent with an APY of 2.55 percent. 2 year CD rates from Congressional Bank are at 2.76 percent with an APY of 2.80 percent. Get the best CD rates by comparing Congressional Bank CD rates with other bank CD rates below.
Third Federal Savings and Loan CD rates on the bank’s Specials CDs are some of the best CD rates available right now. The minimum opening balance is only $500. 30 day rolling special CD rates at Third Federal Savings and Loan are at 1.85 percent. 59 month special CD rates at Third Federal Savings and Loan are at 3.50 percent. Compare Third Federal Savings and Loan CD rates with other banks below.
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