InvesTex CU (TX) Offers Promo Rates On 3-, 4-,and 5-Year CDs

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Deal Summary: Promo Rate CDs – 3-year, 2.25% APY; 4-year, 2.50% APY; 5-year, 2.75% APY; $5k minimum deposit

Availability: Individuals who live or work within a 10-mile radius of the six branch locations, and the geographic region of the Lone Star College System and school districts in that region; employees of retail merchants that belong to the Retail Merchants Association of Houston, Inc.

InvesTex Credit Union (InvesTex) began the month by offering its Jumbo CD rates on its 3-year CD (2.25% APY), 4-year CD (2.50% APY), and 5-year CD (2.75% APY). InvesTex Jumbo CDs require a $50k minimum deposit to earn the higher rates, but with these Promo Rates, the minimum deposit is only $5k. (Currently, rates for non-Jumbo and non-Promo CDs are much lower).

As stated in the Truth-In-Savings Disclosure document, the Early Withdrawal Penalty reads as follow:

Terms of longer than 12 Months - 180 days' dividends

Availability

Headquartered in Humble, Texas, InvesTex Credit Union’s field of membership (FOM) includes much of the north Houston area, with individuals who live or work within a 10-mile radius of InvesTex’s six branch locations eligible to join.

Those who live or work in the geographic region of the Lone Star College System, as well as school districts in that region, qualify for membership. The school districts include Aldine, Conroe, Cypress-Fairbanks, Humble, Klein, Magnolia, New Caney, Splendora, Spring, Tomball, and Willis.

Employees of retail merchants belonging to the Retail Merchants Association of Houston are also eligible for membership.

Joining InvesTex Credit Union can be done online or in person at any of six Texas branches located in Houston (2), Humble (2), Spring, and Tomball. The Membership Application is also available as a download, and can be returned by mail or in person at any branch location.

Opening a Promo Rate CD requires a branch visit, as InvesTex’s online banking platform is devoted to account management and bill payment services.

Credit Union Overview

InvesTex Credit Union has an overall health grade of "A" at DepositAccounts.com, with a Texas Ratio of 3.75% (excellent) based on March 31, 2017 data. In the past year, InvesTex has increased its total non-brokered deposits by $3.15 million, an above average annual growth rate of 1.87%. Please refer to our financial overview of InvesTex Credit Union (NCUA Charter # 67637) for more details.

InvesTex Credit Union was founded in 1952 as the Adeline Teachers Credit Union, which had over $5k in assets, 89 members, and had made 73 loans by the end of its first year. The first expansion of the FOM occurred in 1973, and the Credit Union was re-branded as InvesTex in 2004, following a second FOM expansion. Mergers in 2007 and 2013 with Associates Mutual Credit Union and StarTrust Federal Credit, respectively, not only added members, but further expanded the FOM. Currently, InvesTex Credit Union is the 87th largest credit union in Texas, with more than 23,500 members and assets in excess of $191 million.

How the Promo Rate CDs Compare

When compared to the 284 similar length of term CDs tracked by DepositAccounts.com that require a similar minimum deposit and are available within the FOM, InvesTex Credit Union's 3-year Promo Rate CD APY currently ranks first.

When compared to the 237 similar length of term CDs tracked by DepositAccounts.com that require a similar minimum deposit and are available within the FOM, InvesTex Credit Union's 4-year Promo Rate CD APY currently ranks first.

When compared to the 254 similar length of term CDs tracked by DepositAccounts.com that require a similar minimum deposit and are available within the FOM, InvesTex Credit Union's 5-year Promo Rate CD APY currently ranks first.

The above rates are accurate as of 7/9/2017.

To look for the best CD rates, both nationwide and in your state, please refer to our CD rates table, or our new Rates Map page.

Related Pages: Houston CD rates, 5-year CD rates

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5.48% 60-Month / 5.17% 24-Month CD at a Texas CU (InvesTex).
InvesTex Credit Union is offering some competitive certificate rates. The top yields include 5.48% APY for a 60-month term, 5.38% APY for a 48-month term, 5.27% APY for a 36-month term and 5.17% APY for a 24-month term. These rates require a minimum deposit of $50,000. Rates are 25 basis points lower for a minimum deposit of $1,000. The same rates are available for IRA certificates.

Membership is open to those who live or work in parts of the Houston, Texas area. Please see their Who-Can-Join page for the full...

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