In celebration of its 60th, Ent Credit Union (Ent CU) has added an 13-month Certificate (1.75% APY). The minimum opening deposit is $500, with a $100k maximum deposit per member.
Help us celebrate 60 memorable years with an unforgettable rate!
|1.75%||$500||$100k||Ent Credit Union||13 Month Certificate Special|
|1.75%||$500||$100k||Ent Credit Union||13 Month IRA Special (Traditional, Roth, CESA)|
The 13-month Certificate Special is also being offered as an IRA (Traditional, Roth, and CESA) earning the same APY, with the same funding requirements.
As stated in Ent CU’s Truth In Savings document, the Early Withdrawal Penalty reads as follows:
For certificates and IRA certificates with maturity in excess of one (1) year but less than seven (7) years, the amount of the early withdrawal penalty is one hundred eighty (180) days’ loss of dividends.
Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Ent Credit Union field of membership is primarily residency based, with individuals who live, work, worship, or attend school in Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Fremont, Jefferson, Pueblo, and Teller Counties eligible to join.
Individuals who live, work, worship, or attend school in the Weld County communities of Dacono, Erie, Firestone, Frederick, Ft. Lupton, and Mead also qualify.
Civilian and military personnel of the Colorado Air National Guard, Colorado Army National Guard, and those associated with Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora, Colorado, are also eligible for membership.
Family members of current Ent CU members are also membership eligible.
Joining Ent CU and/or opening a CD can be done online, by visiting any of 28 Colorado branches located in Aurora, Colorado Springs (15), Denver (2), Firestone, Fountain, Monument, Peterson AFB, Peyton, Pueblo (2), Pueblo West, Rye, and Woodland Park, or by calling Ent CU at 800-525-9623.
Credit Union Overview
Ent Credit Union has an overall health grade of "A+" at DepositAccounts.com, with a Texas ratio of 1.62% (excellent) based on December 31, 2016 data. In the past year, Ent CU has increased its total non-brokered deposits by $400.06 million, an excellent annual growth rate of 11.37%. Please refer to our financial overview of Ent Credit Union (NCUA Charter # 68671) for more details.
Currently Colorado’s largest credit and the 30th largest credit union in the nation, Ent Credit Union was chartered in 1975 for the benefit of military and civilian personal at Ent Air Force Base and Peterson Field in Colorado Springs, Colorado. In just 40 years, Ent CU has expanded its field of membership to include the most populous counties in Colorado, and today has more than 280,800 members and assets in excess of $4.7 billion.
Ent CU and Ent Air Force Base were both named for Major General Uzal Girard Ent,
commander of the Ninth Air Force during World War II. Ent Air Force Base opened in
1951, when the United States Air Defense Command moved to Colorado Springs.
How the Certificate Special Compares
When compared to the 232 similar length-of-term CDs tracked by DepositAccounts.com, which require a similar minimum deposit and are available within the FOM, Ent Credit Union’s 13-month Certificate Special APY currently ranks first.
|Interest Rate||CD Length of Term||Credit Union/Bank|
|1.75% APY||13-Month CD Special||Ent Credit Union|
|1.50% APY||12-Month Certificate||Connexus Credit Union|
|1.45% APY||1.5-Year Yield Pledge CD||EverBank|
The above rates are accurate as of 5/3/2017.