Arrowhead Central Credit Union has a promotional 1-year certificate with the following features:
- 2.01% APY 1-year CD
- $2,500 maximum deposit
- available through 1/31/2013
- Limit one per member
- Does not apply to IRAs
Please refer to this credit union rates sheet
for more details.
The $2,500 maximum deposit hurts this deal (That's why I'm not writing a blog post). The maximum amount of interest that can be earned from this special CD is only about $50 (0.02 * $2,500).Patelco Credit Union
's new member special 12-month CD is actually a better deal. It has a 5% APY with a $1,000 max which also results in an earning of $50.
Arrowhead Central Credit Union's field of membership is listed in the credit union's online application:
- Any employee of a qualifying employer or its affiliates
- Any person who lives, works or worships in San Bernardino or Riverside Counties
- Any person who has a relative who is a current member of Arrowhead Credit Union