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Special CD Rates at Sovereign Bank in the Dallas-Fort Worth - Local Only


Sovereign Bank (TX)

Sovereign Bank (TX) has a CD promotion with three very competitive CD rates: 2.53% APY for 37 months, 2.02% APY for 27 months and 1.51% APY for 17 months. Minimum deposit is $25,000. These specials aren't listed at the bank's website. A reader emailed me news of this, and I called a couple of branches yesterday (4/26/2011). According to the bank rep, these specials are scheduled to last until June 1, 2011. These should be available at all of their Dallas-Forth Worth branches. However, they are not available at their Austin branches.

A branch visit is required to open an account. Sovereign Bank's DFW branches are located in Dallas, Forth Worth, Arlington, Irving, Richardson and Southlake.

It should be noted that this Texas Sovereign Bank has no relation to the large Sovereign Bank that's based on Boston.

Sovereign Bank Texas has an overall health score at of 4 stars (out of 5) with a Texas Ratio of 12.43% (above average) based on December 2010 data. Please refer to our financial overview of Sovereign Bank Texas for more details. The bank has been a FDIC member since 2004 (FDIC Certificate # 57787).

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Comment #1 by Gloria in Dallas (anonymous) posted on
Gloria in Dallas
4-27-2011  Talked to someone at the Preston Branch in Dallas and they had not heard of these rates. Which branches did you talk to? Thanks.

Comment #2 by KenBDG posted on
I called the North Dallas branch @ 214-242-1900. I'm not sure who they forwarded me to.

Comment #3 by Anonymous posted on
I checked that number today and the rate is good till 6/17.

Comment #4 by Anonymous posted on
Went by the Richardson location.  The other half of the building was a 7 11 store.  Not a good feeling about a bank.