Comparing CD yields out to a five-year maturity with U.S. Treasury yields over the same maturities.
Comparing the new U.S. Treasury floating-rate note versus variable-rate and step-up CDs.
Buying in to expectations theory will help you feel better about short-term CD investments.
There are important differences between savings bonds and certificates of deposits.
Are you saving or investing? When you expect to earn a positive return, consider these factors.
What should you consider when using callable CDs in a rising-yield environment?
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he sympathizes with CD investors hard-hit by years of falling CD rates.
In a testy exchange at a Senate hearing, one senator accused the Federal Reserve of throwing savers “under the bus.” But is the Fed to blame for low CD rates?
Investors who profited from Allen Stanford’s CD Ponzi scheme got some bad news Monday. They’ll have to pay their CD yields back. From David Lee at Courthouse News Service: Hundreds of investors who earned interest on the phony certificates of deposit in R. Allen Stanford’s Ponzi scheme cannot keep those profits, a federal judge ruled.
A debt ceiling crisis would likely do serious and lasting damage to the U.S. economy, but it might have a silver lining for savers: higher CD rates.