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Sheyna Steiner

Best and worst cities for CD rates

Rates on certificates of deposit are drifting through the summer doldrums. The Bankrate national average CD rates were unmoved all month. The Bankrate national average one-year CD yield was 0.23 percent in July. The average five-year yield was 0.79 percent. But in some pockets of the country, CD rates are on fire -- relatively speaking.    ... Read more

CD Basics

Liquid CDs: Your cup of tea?

Liquid certificates of deposit sound good, but they aren't for everyone. Yes, these CDs do offer one tempting advantage: no-penalty withdrawals. Traditional CDs typically sock you with early-withdrawal fees if you need...Read more

Rising-rate CDs: Pros and cons

Like kids standing around the pool on the first day of summer, investors are reluctant to jump in to what's lately been a very chilly market for certificates of deposit. "More money now than ever is basically sitting in...Read more

Which of these 7 CDs suits you?

The traditional certificate of deposit remains the most popular type of CD, but a growing number of financial institutions are offering a variety of nontraditional CDs that have an element of flexibility. If you're willing...Read more

Safety in Treasuries?

A bond, according to Webster's dictionary, is an interest-bearing certificate issued by a government or business promising to pay the holder a specified sum on a specified date. Bills, notes, and bonds U.S. Treasury bills,...Read more

CD Rate News

Millennials not CD-savvy

Bankrate survey: Young Americans are largely unaware of CDs. Where does your age group stand?Read more

Where can I find Mom's IRA CDs?

The money is likely in an unclaimed property account. Here's how to go about finding it.Read more

Weekly CD rates update

Here are the average CD rates from Bankrate's weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.Read more

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