San Antonio National Bank is offering a special 4.30% APY 12-month CD. The minimum deposit is $500. New funds are required. The early withdrawal penalty is 30 days interest.
Other good deals at this bank include a 4.78% APY 60-month CD (4.83% APY for the Jumbo CD) and a 4.25% APY 12-month IRA.
The bank is also offering a money market account with a yield of 3.56% APY, but this requires a minimum balance of $100,000.
Branches are located in the Texas cities of San Antonio, Laredo, Refugio and Edinburg. The bank has been FDIC insured since 1934 (FDIC Certificate # 3405). It has a 3.5 star rating (good) at BauerFinancial based on 3/31/08 data.
Thanks to the reader who mentioned this special CD in the comments.
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