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6-month CD rates in Austin, Texas

By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Posted: 3 pm ET

CD rates in Austin, TX, are low. Indeed, rates are low throughout the country. Fortunately, there are still some institutions offering better-than-average yields.

CDs are insured up to $250,000 per depositor. That makes them a safe place to keep your money. But keep in mind that they aren't the most liquid investments. If you take your money out before the term is up, most institutions will hit you with a stiff penalty. Use our survey to find the highest CD rates in Austin, TX, and in other areas of Texas.


CD rates in Austin, Texas

Here are the 6-month CD rates in Austin, TX, as of 10 a.m. on Tuesday.

Banking Institution APY Min. Deposit
Wells Fargo Bank 0.05% $2,500
Chase Bank 0.02% $1,000
Bank of America 0.01% $1,000

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