CD rates Blog

When will CD rates rise? Where are CD rates the highest? Should I build a CD ladder, buy a step-up CD or buy a market-linked CD? From barbell and bullet strategies to scams and structured products, find everything you've ever wanted to know about CDs and CD rates right here in Bankrate's CD Rates blog. See the latest posts below.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 6:30 am
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Promotional specials on CDs often don’t appear to be enough to draw consumers to deposit money into CDs.

» Read more
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 6:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

What happens when you have to take your required minimum distribution?

» Read more
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 6:00 am
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Banks will keep an eye on their CDs and monitor changes in deposit bases as interest rates rise.

» Read more
Friday, June 20, 2014 10:30 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Don’t just walk into your local bank branch expecting to find competitive CD rates.

» Read more
Friday, June 13, 2014 9:00 am
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Forgetting about that CD can mean lost interest income on your money.

» Read more
Monday, June 2, 2014 11:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

FINRA last week issued a warning to investors being contacted about high-yield CDs.

» Read more
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 5:16 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

These charts help to understand how yields and consumer attitudes have affected CD rates.

» Read more
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 2:52 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Making savings decisions based on gut instinct can sometimes lead to poor choices.

» Read more
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 4:19 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

CD rates are stuck in a rut, but some cities have much higher rates than others.

» Read more
Friday, March 7, 2014 9:38 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

CD rates are still at historical lows all over the country, but some cities enjoy higher rates than others.

» Read more
Page 3 of 2612345...1020...Last »