3 CD Specials from Transwest Credit Union


Transwest Credit Union (Salt Lake City) is offering three CD specials: a 2-year CD (1.00%APY), a 3-year CD (1.51% APY), and a 5-year CD (2.07% APY). All three CD Specials have a minimum $1K initial deposit with a $50K cap, and can be opened at any of Transwest's five Salt Lake City metro branches. Membership in Transwest Credit Union may be opened at the time of CD purchase.


These CD specials are only available to members of Transwest Credit Union. Membership is limited to those who meet any of the following qualifications:

  • Resident of Salt Lake County
  • Employee of Union Pacific Railroad
  • Employee of Kennecott Copper Corporation
  • Employee of US Magnesium Corporation
  • Immediate family member of a current Credit Union member
  • Employee of Transwest Credit Union

Bank Overview

Transwest Credit Union has an overall health grade at DepositAccounts.com of A, with a Texas Ratio of 2.50% (excellent) based on March 2014 data. Transwest's Texas Ratio has improved from 7.99% (March 2013) to its current 2.50%, an impressive 68.74% increase. Transwest has been serving the Salt Lake City community since 1935 and is a NCUA member. Please refer to our financial overview of Transwest Credit Union for more details.

How the CD Rates Compare

When compared to like-products offered locally by credit unions, the rates on all three of Transwest's CD Specials rank the highest. Of the three CD specials, the 3-year CD offers the best return for the length of the investment.

The above rates are accurate as of 7/14/2014.

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