Searching for the best CD rates? Bankrate.com offers rates, comparison tools and news on certificates of deposit.
Calculate your CD earnings
Compare the best CD rates available
Build a CD ladder that's right for you
Compare credit union CD rates
See Bankrate expert reviews on banks that offer competitive CD rates, savings accounts, and more.
Savers who dump low-yielding CDs before maturity may find the move costly, a Bankrate survey finds.
How were CD rates affected by the Federal Reserve meeting?
Despite early withdrawal penalties, CDs can top money market accounts as a place to park short-term cash.
Investors are hoping 2009 will provide respite from 2008’s economic spiral. Three experts weigh in.
It should be easy to determine if a bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
FDIC insurance covers both principal and interest up to the specified amount, says Dr. Don Taylor.