FSU Credit Union is offering a 2.00% APY 12-month CD. Minimum deposit is $1,000. This rate is listed in the credit union's share certificates page as of 8/06/2010. The credit union also has two competitive CD specials: a 2.20% APY 30-month CD and a 1.25% APY 5-month CD. These specials are listed on the credit union's front page as of 8/06/2010.
A higher rate of 0.25% is available on these CDs (except for the 5-month CD) for members who have a checking account with Champion's Choice Platinum Level, Alumni Advantage or Booster Benefits. Please refer to the credit union's checking account page for details about qualifying for these services.
As you might expect, membership is primarily limited to those connected with Florida State University. This includes students, employees and graduates who live and/or work in Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Liberty, Leon, Wakulla and Bay Counties. Please refer to the credit union's membership eligibility page for the full details.
Branches are located in Tallahassee and Crawfordville, Florida.
The credit union's ratings for safety and soundness are a little above average: 4 stars (excellent) at BauerFinancial, 3 stars (performing) at Bankrate.com and an overall health score of 4 out of 5 at DepositAccounts.com (see our FSU Credit Union reviews). These ratings are based on March 2010 data. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 67874).