6.00% 8-Month CD at a Los Angeles/New York CU (First Entertainment).
First Entertainment Credit Union is offering a 6.00% APY 8-month term share certificate. The minimum deposit is $1,000. The 6% requires a new or existing checking account. Without a checking account, you can still get a 5.50% APY. The offer ends on 5/31/07. Note, this special is displayed on their home page on the large image that alternates every few seconds.
Field of membership includes most individuals who work, live, attend school or worship in the Greater Los Angeles Area. You can also be eligible via select employee groups and via family members (and not just immediate family). See site for details. Membership requires a one-time fee of $5 and a minimum deposit of $5 into your Prime Share savings account.
Branches are located in the California cities Hollywood, Burbank, Culver City, Pasadena, Santa Monica, Los Angeles and Valencia. There's also a branch in New York, New York.
The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 68373). It has $603.0 million in assets and 53,252 members.