The bank's branches in other states also have this promotion, but the rates are lower. You have to enter your zip code in the bank's rates page to see the CD rates for your area. In addition to Southeast Florida, branches are located in northern New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Maryland.
The bank has solid ratings for safety and soundness: 4 stars (excellent) at BauerFinancial and 4 stars (sound) at Bankrate.com. These ratings are based on 12/31/08 financial data. The bank has been FDIC insured since 1939 (FDIC Certificate # 28178).
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