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2.50% 16-Month CD at Teachers Federal Credit Union in New York - Local Only


Teachers Federal Credit Union
Teachers Federal Credit Union is offering a special 16-month Jumbo certificate with a 2.50% APY. Minimum deposit for Jumbos is $100,000. For a $1,000 minimum, the APY is 2.20%. This special is also available in an IRA and Coverdell Education Savings Account. These rates are listed in the credit union's rate table as of 8/04/2009.

The credit union also has competitive rates on its Tiered Money Market Account. The rates are down from my May post, but they're still not bad for a brick-and-mortar institution. The rates include a 1.96% APY for a $100,000 balance and a 1.70% APY for balances between $50,000 and $100,000.

Membership is open to those who live, work or worship in parts of Suffolk County. Also eligible are employees, students, family members and volunteers of Suffolk County schools, colleges and other sponsor groups. Please refer to the credit union's Membership Eligibility page for the full details. Membership requires a $1 deposit in the Share Savings Account.

Teachers FCU continues to have strong ratings for safety and soundness: 5 stars (superior) at BauerFinancial and 4 stars (sound) at Both ratings are based on 3/31/09 financial data. The credit union federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 8116). It's a large credit union with $3.0 billion in assets and 197,251 members.

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