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National CD rates for March 8, 2012

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  • 0.34% (1-year CD yields)
  • 1.15% (5-year CD yields)

Rates on jumbo certificates of deposit, or CDs, dropped slightly in this week's rate survey.

The average one-year CD yield is 0.34 percent for the third consecutive week. The typical five-year yield is still 1.15 percent.

For deposits of $100,000, the average one-year jumbo CD yield is down 1 basis point to 0.36 percent. Also down 1 basis point, the five-year jumbo CD yield is 1.17 percent. A basis point is one-hundredth of 1 percentage point.


The average money market account yield is 0.14 percent for the second week.

 

 

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Product Rate Change Last week
1 Year CD 0.89%  0.01 0.88%
2 Year CD 1.01%  0.02 1.03%
5 Year CD 1.59%  0.01 1.60%
 
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