I last posted on this 18-month CD special in January when the rate was 3.52% APY. The rate has fallen quite a bit, but it's still very competitive for an 18-month term.
It appears a branch visit is required. Branches are located in San Diego, Spring Valley and National City, California.
The bank has fair ratings for soundness: 3 stars (adequate) at BauerFinancial (based on 12/31/08 data) and 3 stars (performing) at Bankrate (based on 9/30/08 data). The bank has been FDIC insured since 1997 (FDIC Certificate # 34548).
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