2.60% 7-Month & 2.85% 13-Month CD at Atlantic Southern Bank in GA & FL - Local Only

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Atlantic Southern Bank is offering two CD specials with competitive rates: a 2.60% APY 7-month CD and a 2.85% APY 13-month CD. Minimum deosit is $500. These are also available as IRA CDs. These rates are listed in the bank's rate table as of 6/08/09.

A branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in the Georgia cities of Macon, Lizella, Roberta, Warner Robins, Byron, Bonaire, Savannah, Rincon, and Valdosta and in Jacksonville, Florida.

The bank's ratings for safety and soundness have gone down a bit since my February post on this bank. The bank now has 2 stars (below peer group) at Bankrate.com and 3 stars (adequate) at BauerFinancial and 3 stars (performing). These ratings are based on 12/31/08 financial data. The bank has been FDIC insured since 2001 (FDIC Certificate # 57213).

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3.25% 13-Month CD & 3.00% 7-Month CD at Atlantic Southern Bank in GA & FL
Atlantic Southern Bank is offering two attractive CD specials: a 3.00% APY 7-month CD and a 3.25% APY 13-month CD. Minimum deosit is $500. These are also available as an IRA CDs. These rates are listed in the bank's rate table as of 2/24/09. Since the date above the table was a little old, I called and confirmed these rates are still available. The CSR did not know how long they would last.

A branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in the Georgia cities of Macon,...

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