There have been two changes at Dayton Firefighters Federal Credit Union that have helped savers. First, its long-term CD and IRA CD rates just had a big jump. Second, the credit union’s field of membership has expanded allowing more people to be eligible to join. The credit union now has a 2.08% APY 5-year Jumbo CD and a 1.78% APY 4-year Jumbo CD. The Jumbo minimum deposit is $100,000. For a minimum deposit of $2,000, the rates are 10 bps lower. These rates are listed in the credit union’s savings rate sheet as of 6/27/2013.
Credit union membership is open to those who live, work, worship, or attend school in, and businesses and other legal entities located in Montgomery County, Ohio. Please refer to the credit union’s membership eligibility page for more details. The credit union’s front page highlights that “membership benefits now extended to all of Montgomery County.” So they’re trying to make sure people are aware that you don’t need to be a firefighter to qualify.
It’s a small credit union with one office located at 338 S. Patterson Blvd., Dayton Ohio.
The credit union has an overall health score at DepositAccounts.com of 5 stars (out of 5) with a Texas ratio of 6.30% (excellent) based on March 2013 data. Please refer to our financial overview of Dayton Firefighters FCU for more details. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 395).