NASA Federal Credit Union is offering a special 5.75% APY 15-month IRA certificate. The non-IRA CD version of this has a yield of 5.50% APY. The minimum deposit is $2,000. There's also a 5.35% APY 7-month special that's available as a regular or IRA CD. This has a minimum deposit of $1,000.
NASA FCU has come out with several high yield CD specials in the last 7 months. These include a 5.80% 7-month CD in November and a 6.00% 7-month CD in September.
In addition to many select employee groups, the credit union's field of membership includes several associations in which anyone can join. The National Space Society is one. The general membership cost is $18. Membership application for the credit union can be done online or can be printed and mailed. A $5 minimum deposit to your savings account is required for membership.
Branches are located in Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA. It has $801.6 million in assets and over 66,961 members.
Thanks to the reader who mentioned these new CD specials in the finding deals post.