Yields may not be much to look at right now, but don't quit looking yet. CD rates in Atlanta, GA, have remained the same this week, but several large banks are advertising better-than-average yields. Compare CD rates in your area of Georgia with yields at banks across the nation before settling.
It's crucial to shop around for the best CD rates. Certificates of deposit are backed by the FDIC and considered a safe investment, but building a CD ladder to hedge the risk of rates changes can be a good safety net. To find CD rates in Atlanta, GA, check out research from Bankrate.com.
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