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CD Basics

TD Bank CD rates

Here’s everything you need to know about TD Bank’s CD rates.

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How to open a CD

Everything you need to know about opening an account.

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What is a CD?

CDs often pay more interest than a standard savings account. Here’s what else to know.

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Latest Articles

  • CD rates and compound interest

    Annual percentage yield makes it easier for savers to compare CDs. The frequency of interest payments can impact APY.

    1 min read Mar 28, 2012
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  • 5 CD do’s and don’ts

    As investments go, CDs are fairly easy to understand. In exchange for depositing your money for a set period of time, a bank will, in turn, pay you interest. At the end of that time period, you can take [...]

    2 min read Dec 21, 2011
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  • When a CD becomes ‘unclaimed’

    It’s a little ironic that while many CD investors are leaving no stone unturned searching for higher CD rates, millions of dollars worth of CD balances are just sitting unclaimed at banks and in state [...]

    1 min read Dec 05, 2011
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  • CDs vs. stocks for retirement

    A recent study by Wells Fargo peered into Americans’ feelings about retirement and found that 68 percent of respondents are not confident that the stock market is the best place to invest their retirement [...]

    2 min read Nov 16, 2011
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