Here's the CD special as advertised by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on 10/31/2010:
- 1.45% APY 1-year CD
- $250 minimum deposit
- $250,000 maximum deposit
- New money required
- Only available at the Des Peres and Creve Coeur branches
- Expires 11/10/2010
Click on the "details" link above to see the ad.
I'm afraid a 1-year CD with a yield near 1.50% is competitive these days especially for brick-and-mortar banks.
There's also a special 1.15% APY for a checking account.