Appalachian Community Federal Credit Union is offering a very competitive short-term CD special along with some decent long-term CD and IRA CD rates. The CD special is a 1.51% APY 9-month CD. Minimum deposit is $5,000. The best long-term CDs include a 2.53% APY 5-year CD and a 2.78% APY 6-year CD. Minimum deposit is $1,000. These rates are listed at the credit union's rates page as of 11/30/2010.
As a comparison to internet banks on 11/30/2010, the best 9-month CD rate is 1.15% APY at NewDominion Bank.
Credit union membership is open to those who live, work, worship or attend school in one of the following Tennessee or Virginia counties: Carter, Hawkins, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington in TN and Scott, Washington and Wise in VA. Please refer to the credit union membership eligibility page for the full details.
Branches are located in the cities of Kingsport, Johnson City, Rogersville, and Norton.
The credit union has an overall health score at DepositAccounts.com of 4 out of 5 with a Texas Ratio of 12.09% (excellent) based on September 2010 data. Please refer to our financial overview of Appalachian Community Federal Credit Union for more details. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 24495).
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