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A compilation of CDs and investing news, stories, columns, blogs and video
National CD rates for Dec. 12, 2013
Here are the average CD rates from Bankrate's weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.
Annuity or CD? Depends on financial needs
If CDs or an annuity are your choices, answering these two questions can help you decide.
Know risks of investing in structured CDs
What are you getting into when you invest in a structured certificate of deposit?
6 cities with the lowest 1-year CD rates
CD rates have been dismal, but in these spots, they've hit rock bottom.
CD rates for Oct. 16, 2013
Finally, some good news for savers this week.
6 cities with the highest 1-year CD rates
CD rates have been dismal over the past few months. You'll get a better return in these towns.
CD rates for Sept. 26, 2013
The average four-year CD yield inched higher to 0.63 percent.
Where to place CDs as you vary maturities
CD laddering is a smart thing to do, but should you spread the CDs among firms, too?
CD rates for Sept. 5, 2013
The average four-year CD yield reversed last week's decline.
Current CD Interest Rates
View current cd rates based on Bankrate.com's weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts.
CD rates for Aug. 22, 2013
There was mixed news on deposit yields this week.
CD rates for Aug. 15, 2013
Is there a glimmer of home for savers?
Bump, step and add your way to CD returns
It's a brave new world of CD investing. Find greater earnings potential in these new products.
CD rates for July 25, 2013
Savers waiting for an increase in CD yields had hopes dashed again.
Low CD rates leave laddering shaky
CD laddering may have worked in the past. In today's low-yield world, it's not worth the climb.
Why we put up with rock-bottom CD rates
At today's yields, why stick with a CD? For some investors, it's for their own protection.
10 CD tips for savers
In the fifth year of the great yield drought, what can CD savers do? Bankrate offers 10 CD strategies.
Retiree fed up with CD rates eyes stocks
Low rates of return on CDs are frustrating, but be careful if reaching for higher yield.
CD rates for June 13, 2013
Yields on CDs showed slight movement this week.
Should I put home down payment in CDs?
When saving up for a home, there are better places to put your money than a CD. Here's why.
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