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6-month CD rates in Bakersfield, California

By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Posted: 3 pm ET

Shopping for the best CD rates in Bakersfield, CA? The average national 6-month CD rate is currently at 0.15 percent. But our tools can help you shop for the best deals in California.

Certificates of deposit are insured up to $250,000 per depositor, per bank. But they don't offer much liquidity. In fact, most institutions will hit you with a stiff penalty for withdrawing your money before the product's maturity date. That makes it important to look for the best deals available.

Use our tools to compare the best CD rates in Bakersfield, CA, today.

CD rates in Bakersfield, California

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

Banking Institution APY Min. Deposit
Rabobank 0.15% $2,500
Wells Fargo Bank 0.01% $2,500
Bank of America 0.03% $1,000
Chase Bank 0.01% $1,000

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