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The stock market has been on a considerable upswing since the U.S. presidential election was decided in November.  On January 25th, the Dow crossed the 20,000 ...(read more)

SaviBank is a growing bank in Washington State, along with its expanding banking operations in the Evergreen State, SaviBank is expanding their CD rate promotions.  The bank offer...(read more)

Rising interest rates in the first half of this year has led to a measurable rise in search inquiries regarding bank certificates of deposit.  From the end of 2016 to start of Aug...(read more)

The new Citi Double Cash Card offers a new twist on earning cash rewards with credit card transactions.  Account holders earn 1% cash back on all purchases made with the new Citi ...(read more)

A growing problem with the acceptance of a cashier’s check as a form of payment is verifying whether the cashier’s check is good and the funds wil...(read more)

New home loan borrowers ought to be rejoicing as US mortgage rates have continued to hold in a very tight range despite a plethora of mixed market signals.  A recent run of diverg...(read more)
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There was no change in the best CD interest rates this week.  The SelectCDrates.com index that measures the highest CD rates for the three month, six month, one year, two year and five year maturities remained at 1.099 percent for the last week of the year.  The weekly CD rate survey showed that the composite
Competition among the top ranked bank CDs has reached levels not seen for more than a year or two.  Over the past few weeks, rates have risen on the long end of the CD yield curve including the two year and five year maturities.  Now, rates are heating up on the shorter term CD accounts. 
Certificate of deposit rates were down for the week ending April 9, 2010 across all maturities according to the most recent CD rate survey performed by SelectCDrates.com.  National CD rates were lower for all of the terms measured in the survey though the short term, 6 month CD rates, were down by only a very modest
CD rates took a little swoon downwards after the March Fed meeting concluded this past week.  As many economists and Fed watchers had expected, the Fed statement released at the close of the two day meeting removed the reference to the term patience as it applies to the Fed’s plans to change monetary policy in
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CD rates were off just slightly for the week ending February 17, 2012.  Based on current CD interest rate survey performed by Selectcdrates.com, the average CD rate among the best CD rates available nationally was lower by only 2/1000ths of a percent.  The average CD rate in the survey is established with the Selectcdrates.com CD
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CD interest rates worsened considerably over the past week while most bank rates and Treasury rates remained relatively stable.  Greater stability in CD rates may have been expected this week as well since the stock market appears to be shrugging off concerns over European debt issues and dismal U.S economic growth.  The strengthening stock market is
A Money Market Fund is a mutual fund that is required by the US Securities and Exchange Commission to invest in low-risk, high quality securities. Unlike a Money Market Account, a Money Market Fund is not insured by the FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.) However, the underlying investments that make up the fund
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CD interest rates moved lower yet again. For CD investors, fortunately, the news wasn’t all bad.  While Treasury rates and mortgage rates have dropped precipitously over the past two weeks, the best CD interest rates available nationally have dropped only modestly. The average rate for the top ten best CD rates across all maturities measured in
Bank CD rates were just modestly lower for the week ending September 11, 2009.  The short term, six month CD rates took the brunt of the pain while the one year and five year CD rates held steady and the two year CD rates showed a slight loss in yield.  The best six month CD rates
Bank CD rates continued down a path of lower yields for the week ending July 3, 2009.  Even though the expectations have been for higher CD rates, banks reduced the rates offered on the majority of certificates of deposit maturities.  Bank CD yields presented on the highest bank rates moved lower across all CD terms
CD interest rates moved higher in mid August along with most long term interest rates, which spiked significantly more than bank CD rates.  Bank rates have been heading higher after the Fed indicated that the monetary stimulus program that has been keeping interest rates low may be slowly cut back before year’s end.  The first

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