This is a fairly good long-term CD deal. The shorter term CD rates are not quite as good.
As of 11/04/2010:
- 2.94% APY 5-year CD, $500 minimum
- 2.48% APY 4-year CD, $500 minimum
- 2.02% APY 3-year CD, $500 minimum
It appears a branch visit is required. Branches are located in Arlington, Fairfax and other DC metro area cities.
Note, there's at least one bank offering a 3.00% 5-year CDs that's still available in the DC metro area. Check the CD 5-year rate table.