UPDATE: This 17-month CD Special was offered in 2009, and it is no longer available.SC State Credit Union is offering a competitive rate on its special 17-month certificate with an APY of 3.59%. Minimum deposit is $500. This special rate is listed in the credit union's rate table as of 1/29/09.
Membership is open to those who live, work or attend school in Aiken, Anderson, Florence, Greenwood, Lexington, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland or Spartanburg County. Please refer to the credit union's Membership Page for the full details. Membership requires a minimum balance of $5 in the savings account.
Branches are located throughout South Carolina in the cities of Aiken, Anderson, Charleston, Clemson, Columbia, Florence, Greenville, Greenwood, Lexington, Orangeburg, Seneca and Spartanburg.
SC State Credit Union has some strong ratings for soundness: 5 stars (superior) at BauerFinancial and 4 stars (sound) at Bankrate.com. Both ratings are based on 9/30/09 financial data. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 60919).