Bank CD Rates – January 5, 2009

CD Rates - Bank CD Rates Lower This WeekBank CD rates declined again this week. The average CD rate for a 12 month certificate of deposit declined to 1.043 percent this week. Down from the prior week's average CD rate of 1.051 percent.

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Using our CD rate tables, we found First Federal Bank of California is offering a 12 month certificate of deposit that has an annual percentage yield (APY) of 1.90 percent. Discover Bank is also offering a 12 month CD that has a yield of 1.85 percent.

The average 3 month CD rate is also down again this week. The current average 3 month CD rate at banks is 0.522 percent. La Jolla Bank of California is offering one of the best CD rates and CD yields for a 3 month CD, their current yield is 1.25 percent, more than double the average 3 month rate.

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  • 3 month rates are at 0.522 percent this week, down from the prior week’s average rate of 0.527 percent.

  • 6 month CD interest rates are at 0.768 percent, up from last week’s average rate of 0.775 percent.

  • 12 month certificate of deposit rates are averaging 1.043 percent, down from the previous week’s average rate of 1.051 percent.

  • 18 month CD rates are averaging 1.212 percent, down from the prior week’s average rate of 1.217 percent.

  • 24 month rates are averaging 1.518 percent this week, down from last week’s average of 1.524 percent.

  • 36 month CD interest ratesare at 1.847 percent, down from the previous week’s average of 1.849 percent.

  • 48 month CD rates are averaging 2.072 percent, down from prior week’s average rate of 2.075 percent.

  • 60 month certificate of deposits are averaging 2.360 percent, up from last week’s average rate of 2.356 percent.

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    Author: Lisa Graham
    January 5th, 2010
    Posted in: CD Rates