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Bank Deals Blog - 2008


December 2008

31st2.60% Rewards Checking Account at a Kansas Bank (Emprise)
Rate Cuts and Other Banking News
$190 Checking Account Bonus at HomeStreet Bank in WA, OR & HI
4.00% 18-Month CD at Credit Union of New Jersey
Apple Bank for Savings One-Year 3.75% Money Market Promo Continues in New York
30th4.10% Reward Checking Account at an Oklahoma Bank (RCB)
3.01% Reward Checking Account at a Texas CU (Members Choice)
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at a Louisiana Bank (Ouachita Independent)
3.50% Reward Checking Account at a Pennsylvania Bank (DNB First)
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at a Tennessee Bank (FirstBank)
3.75% 7-Month CD & 3.85% 13-Month CD at Greater Atlantic Bank in MD & VA
4.50% 12-Month & 6-Month CD at CorePlus FCU in Connecticut
4.50% 7-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership/ASI-Insured Only (Christian Community)
29thGMAC and IndyMac News
28th5 Basic Steps to Becoming a Millionaire
Canival of Saving Money – Issue 2, Surviving a Recession in 2009
10 Lessons from the 2008 Bank Failures
4.50% 12-Month CD at San Diego Metropolitan Credit Union
26thPlanning for Unexpected Expenses
How to Choose a Money Market Account
0.85% Reward Checking Account at Bank of Granite in North Carolina
Banking News of the Day
4.06% 12-Month CD at Metro Phoenix Bank
4.50% 36-Month CD at Federal Trust in Florida
5.00% Reward Checking Account at Neighbors Credit Union in Missouri
25th5.00% 60-Month CD at Chase Bank and the Risks of 5-Year CDs
24thBest Bank Deals of the Day
4.50% 16-Month / 4.00% 8-Month CD at Digital Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.00% 15-Month CD at Nassau Educators FCU in New York
GMAC Bank's New Online Savings Account
23rd4.32% 6-Month CD at Gloucester Bank in Massachusetts
4.00% 12-Month CD at Mountain America Credit Union in UT, AZ & NV - Easy Membership
E-LOAN Offers 3-Month CD with 5.55% Yield
22nd2-Year CD with Yields Up to 4.40% at Metlife Bank - Nationally Available
3 Tips from the OCC's Website, Help With My Bank
21stCarnival of Saving Money - First Edition
$25 Bonus at Citibank for Opening the Ultimate Savings Account - Update
5.00% 5-Year & 4.00% 2-Year CD at FedChoice FCU in MD, DC & PA
20th4.00% 7-Month CD at Spencer Savings Bank in Massachusetts
3.05% Checking Guaranteed Until 6/30/09 at Old Southern Bank in Florida
19th$150 Checking Account Bonus at a California Credit Union (NuVision)
4.32% 21-Month CD at Olin Community Credit Union in Illinois
4.30% 12-Month CD at Peoples Credit Union In South Florida
One Year CD Yield as High as 4.40% at Generations FCU in Texas
4.15% 12-Month CD & 4.00% 6-Month CD at Friends Bank in Florida
4.33% 6-Month CD with Add-On Feature at SnoCope FCU in Washington State
4.00% 4-Month CD at Great Lakes Credit Union in IL & WI
Last Days of Two $150 Checking Account Promotions
18thRate Cuts - ING Direct, WaMu, E*Trade, UFB Direct & Others
4.15% 1-Year CD & 4.50% 3-Year CD at Montauk Credit Union in New York
Issues of Long-Term CDs and Early Withdrawal Penalties
Last Chance to Lock into a 5 Percent CD?
4.80% 36-Month CD at 1st Source Bank - Nationally Available
4.25% 9-Month CD at Millennium Bank in Virginia - Nationally Available
17th5.00% 24-Month / 4.50% 12-Month CD at Citadel FCU in Pennsylvania
Update on Chartway FCU's 5.00% 7-Month CD ($25K Max)
5.00% 7-Month CD ($25K Max) at Chartway FCU in Rhode Island
4.05% 10-Month CD & 3.65% Checking at East River Bank in Philadelphia
$40 Checking Account Bonus for Opening EverBank's Checking Account
Pentagon Federal Credit Unioin's 4.75% 3-Year CD
4.00% 7-Month CD at Northfield Bank in New York & New Jersey
4.15% 17-Month CD at Western FCU - Easy Membership
16thInvesting In A Rocky Economy
FDIC Prepares for More Bank Failures
High Yield Reward Checking Gets More Publicity - Wall Street Journal Article
Fed Cuts Key Rate to Near Zero
4.25% 18-Month CD at Central Star Credit Union in Kansas
$100 Checking Account Bonus at HSBC Bank
15th4.25% 18-Month CD (Nationwide) & 3.75% Checking Until 6/30/09 (PA/NJ) at Nova Bank
Which Banks Have and Haven't Applied for the $700 Billion Bailout Funds
Update on Chase Personal Checking Account Bonus
New FDIC Rules Making it Tougher on Bank Start-Ups
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Wainwright Bank in Massachusetts
14th5.00% 24-Month CD at Frankenmuth Credit Union in Michigan
13th5.25% 45-Month CD at Peoples Community Bank in Ohio and Indiana
GMAC's Problems and its Effect on GMAC Bank - What Can be Learned from Lehman Brothers
12thWaMu's $100 Checking Account Bonus and WaMu News
25th Bank Failure of 2008: Sanderson State Bank in Texas
5.75% 13-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Haven Trust)
4.75% 13-Month CD at Haven Trust Bank in Georgia
24th Bank Failure of 2008: Haven Trust Bank in Duluth, Georgia
RevolutionCard's $100 Credit Card Bonus
Revolution MoneyExchange's $25 New Account Promotion
4.26% 24-Month CD & 4.00% 12-Month CD at FNBO Direct
3.75% Money Market Account Guaranteed through 6/1/09 at Suburban Bank & Trust in Chicago
Delta Community Credit Union's 4.50% 12-month CD Ending on Dec 13th
6.00% 6-Month / 5.50% 15-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Old Cypress Community)
11thING Direct Electric Orange Promotion - $10 or $20?
CD Rates from 3.85% for 3-mo Term to 4.20% for 24-mo Term at NavyArmy FCU in Texas
Bank of America's $50 Checking Account Bonus
$50 Electric Orange Checking Account Bonus at ING Direct
4.10% 12-Month CD & 3.90% 6-Month CD at Earthstar Bank in PA - Nationally Available
4.15% 12-Month CD at Park Avenue Bank in New York City
10thWill Opening a Deposit Account Affect My Credit Score?
0% T-Bills, FDIC Trust, GMAC Problems and other Banking News of the Day
4.50% 22-Month CD & $150 Checking Bonus at Advance Financial FCU in Indiana
4.00% CD for Terms of 6 to 18 Months at Brickyard Bank in Illinois
4.25% 10-Month No-Penalty CD at Agriculture FCU - Easy Membership
4.25% 14-Month CD & 4.00% 5-Month CD at United Midwest Savings Bank in Ohio
4.58% 12-Month CD at Transportation FCU in DC & MA
4.05% 12-Month CD at Astoria Federal Savings in New York
4.35% 15-Month CD at Champion Bank in Missouri - Nationally Available
9thFidelity's 2% Cash Back American Express Credit Card
4.08% 10-Month CD at Bank 1440 in Arizona
4.20% 15-Month CD at Arizona Federal Credit Union
4.25% 12-Month CD at Cyprus Credit Union in Utah
4.00% 6-Month CD at Temecula Valley Bank in California
Bank of America's 4.01% 48-Month CD in FL and MA
8th4.40% 7-Month CD & 4.50% 13-Month CD at Ocean Bank in South Florida
4.32% 6-Month CD at PrimeWay FCU in Houston
3.75% Money Market Account with Yield Guaranteed for One Year at Apple Bank for Savings in New York
4.25% 5-Month CD at OneUnited Bank in Los Angeles, Miami and Boston
4.45% 10-Month CD Continues at Century Bank Direct
4.50% 24-Month CD Family First Credit Union in Michigan
5.26% 12, 24 and 60-Month CDs at Apple Bank for Savings
7th3.75% Money Market Promo Guaranteed for 3 Months at Dime Savings Bank
5.00% 12-Month CD with Checking at Dime Savings Bank - Nationally Available
4.25% 7-Month CD at Altura Credit Union in California
4.00% 6-mo CD, 4.25% 12-mo CD & Other High Yield CDs at Bay Ridge FCU in Brooklyn, NY
6th5.00% 14-Month CD at 1st Financial FCU in Missouri
4.40% 13-Month / 4.15% 5-Month CD at Pathfinder Bank in New York
5.32% 5-Year Jumbo CD at USAA Federal Savings Bank
5.25% Online Money Market Account at a Utah CU (Beehive)
4.25% Money Market Promotion with 5-Month Guarantee at AmboyDirect (NJ Only)
23rd Bank Failure of the Year: First Georgia Community Bank
5thAn Overlooked Way to Save Money
The Painless Guide to Switching Checking Accounts
4.25% 12-Month CD at RTN Federal Credit Union in MA - Easy Membership
5.01% Reward Checking Account at Ocean Communities FCU in Maine
4.00% 5-Month CD at Garden Savings FCU in New Jersey
5.00% 55-Month CD at Freedom FCU in Maryland
5.30% 12-Month CD at a MA Credit Union - Easy Membership (RTN)
4th4.05% 6-Month CD, 4.25% 12-Month CD and Other High CD Rates at RomAsia Bank in New Jersey
3rd4.75% 5-Month CD at Coventry Credit Union in Rhode Island
4.00% 3-Month CD at Oregon Coast Bank
2ndCharles Schwab Visa 2% Cash Back Credit Card
2% Cash Back Credit Card at Countrywide Bank with Savings Account
4.00% 3-Month CD at Hudson Vally FCU in New York
5.25% 60-Month / 4.32% 12-Month CD at Melrose Credit Union in NY - Easy Membership
1st14-Month CD Special at Banco Popular with Yields from 4.00% to 4.35%
4.18% 6-Month CD at Florida Bank of Commerce
4.50% 12-Month CD at Transstar FCU in Houston
4.05% 5-Month CD at Home Savings of America in California
4.70% 38-Month CD & 4.18% 13-Month CD at Bank of Shorewood in Illinois

November 2008

30th4.28% 14-Month CD at Founders Bank Texas
$500 Brokerage Account Bonus at optionsXpress - Ends Today
29th4.25% 14-Month / 4.00% 9-Month CD at Stonebridge Bank in PA - Nationally Available
FDIC Cites OneUnited Bank for Violations
28thTips For Growing Money
Flexible Spending Accounts
4.15% 8-Month No Penalty CD at Apple Federal Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.60% 12-Month / 4.34% 9-Month CD at Members Plus Credit Union in MA
5.00% 6-Month CD at Dime Bank for NY, NJ and CT
5.00% 9-Month CD at Ledge Light FCU in Connecticut
Update on National City CDs and Money Market Promotions
4.00% 9-Month / 4.20% 22-Month CD at United Central Bank in TX, CA, GA, MD, VA
15-Month CD with Yields from 4.15% to 4.30% at Security Service FCU in TX and CO
4.00% 5-Month CD at MemberSource Credit Union in Houston
Update on National City CDs, Checking Account Bonus and News
5.10% No-Minimum Savings Account at SavingsSquare.com
4.00% 5-Month Online CD and 3.50% Internet Money Market Savings at Hudson City Savings Bank - Nationally Available
27th4.00% 9-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at Sovereign Bank
Bank and Credit Card Cash Back Deals for the Holiday Season
4.00% 6-Month Online CD at HSBC Direct
IndyMac's Future and FDIC's Expansion of Bidders for Failed Banks
4.50% 24-Month CD at Allegiance Bank in Pennsylvania
4.25% 9-Month CD at Park Cities Bank in Dallas
4.10% 9-Month / 4.15% 12-Month CD at SunBank in Arizona
4.50% 20-Month CD at Allegiance Bank in Philadelphia
26th5.20% 60-Month CD at Capital One Direct Banking
5.25% 60-Month / 4.50% 24-Month CD at Capital One Branches
Update on E-LOAN's CD Promotion
4.30% 15-Month / 4.15% 9-Month CD at Flushing Savings Bank in New York
Troubles at AmTrust Bank
4.30% 7-, 11- and 13-Month CD at TotalBank in Miami
4.35% 14-Month CD at Heritage Bank of Florida
25thLast Days of 5% CDs at Pentagon Federal Credit Union
FDIC's Third Quarter Report - Number of Problem Banks Increased to 171
4.50% 18-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at First Commercial Bank in Chicago
4.25% 10-Month CD (4.45% IRA) at KeyPoint Credit Union in California
24thUnlimited FDIC Coverage for Citibank Checking Accounts
Update on Alliant Credit Union's Savings Account and CDs
4.75% 24-Month / 5.00% 36-Month CD at First Community Bank in Ohio
4.25% 12-Month / 4.00% 6-Month CD at Community Bank of Nevada
E*TRADE Update - Savings Account Promotion and Latest News
4.60% 24-Month / 4.50% 12-Month CD at Atlanta Postal Credit Union
Citigroup Crisis and Other Banking News
23rd21st & 22nd Bank Failures of 2008 - Downey Savings and PFF Bank & Trust
22ndiGObanking.com Update - 4.30% 15-Month CD, 3.80% Checking Account, $50 Bonus
7.00% 70-Week CD ($25K Max) at First Community FCU in Michigan
21stNew 5.30% Online Savings Account at PFF Bank and Trust
Update on the New 5.30% e-Savings Account from PFF Bank and Trust
$100 Checking Account Bonus at a California Bank (PFF Bank and Trust)
5.75% 6-Month CD / $100 Checking Account Bonus / 5.50% MMA at a SoCal Bank (PFF Bank & Trust)
5.50% 5-Month CD at a California Bank Continues (PFF Bank and Trust)
3.90% 9-Month CD at a California Bank (PFF Bank & Trust).
4.00% 9-Month CD at a California Bank (Downey Savings).
4.15% 6-Month / 4.50% 18-Month CD at a Californa Bank (Downey Savings)
4.50% 21-Month / 4.00% 7-Month CD at San Diego County Credit Union
20th Bank Failure of 2008 - The Community Bank, Georgia
4.70% 24-Month CD at Credit Union of Georgia - Easy Membership
4.00% 5-Month CD at Hudson City Savings in NY, NJ and NJ
4.25% 15-Month CD at Homewood Federal Savings Bank in Maryland
4.55% 24-Month Option CD at Old Southern Bank in Central Florida
4.59% 15-Month CD at Credit Union of Georgia - Easy Membership
20thWill the Fed Cut the Funds Rate to 0%?
4.39% 12-Month CD at ISN Bank - Nationally Available
5.25% 36-Month CD at First Bank & Trust in Louisiana
4.25% 9-Month CD at Dime Savings Bank - Nationally Available
4.54% 12-Month CD at New Horizons Credit Union in Alabama
Savings Account Rates Decline, More Hints of Rate Cuts by the Fed
GMAC Applies to Become Bank Holding Company and Seeks Bailout Funds
19th4.40% 13-Month / 4.25% 7-Month CD at Premier Bank in Chicago
4.42% 15-Month CD at Synergy Bank in Texas
4.65% 15-Month / 5.00% 44-Month CD at Crescent Bank & Trust in Louisiana
18thFixed Rate IRA Certificate of Deposit
5.00% 5-Month CD at Mississippi Federal Credit Union
5.15% 50-Month CD at Central State Credit Union in California
5.25% 60-Month CD at Sun East FCU in Pennsylvania
17thFixed Rate IRA
Another News Article Covering the Fight for US Deposits
5.10% 48-Month / 4.60% 23-Month CD at Monroe Bank in Indiana
4.50% 11-Month CD at Liberty Bank in Southwest Florida
4.40% 15-Month / 4.25% 11-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
Money Market Account and CD Specials at Ocean Bank in Florida
5.09% 15-Month CD at GCS Federal Credit Union in Illinois
Reward Checking Account at Community Bank of Pickens County in Georgia
16thThe End of an Era on Wall Street
4.25% CD with Terms from 7 to 10 Months at Neighbors CU in Missouri
4.15% 4-Month CD and $250 Checking Bonus at Charter Oak FCU in CT
4.05% 7-Month CD at Independence Bank in CA
4.00% 7-Month CD at HarborOne Credit Union in MA
15thHow to Start an Emergency Fund
Good Saving Habits Start Early
Save Money By Reducing Household Expenses
How to Compare Savings Accounts
Online Savings Accounts
Interest Checking Accounts With Rewards
How to Manage a Money Market Account
Could You Use More Than One Savings Account?
14th4.85% 40-Month / 4.55% 25-Month CD at Irwin Union Bank
4.50% 11-Month Add-On CD at First Personal Bank in Chicago
5.82% 60-Month CD at a Texas CU (Austin Telco)
5.00% 60-Month Online CD Back at WaMu, But Savings Account Rate Down Again
WSJ Article: Banks Wage Rate War For Deposits
13thHigh-Yield Reward Checking Account at a Kansas CU (Golden Plains)
Wrath of the Bank Regulators
4.25% 13-Month CD at First Florida Credit Union
12thMoney Market Accounts
Using a Money Market Account Instead of a Checking Account
Interest Earning Checking Accounts
Earn More Interest With Online Checking
AmEx to be a Bank Holding Company & AmEx's Little Known Savings Account
4.50% 12-Month CD at AllSouth Credit Union in South Carolina
$50 Checking Account Bonus without DD at TCF Bank - Update
4.35% 12-Month CD at Royal Asian Bank in NJ, NY and PA
11th4.25% 13-Month / 4.00% 8-Month CD at First Republic Bank
4.05% 9-Month CD at Needham Bank in Massachusetts
10th4.00% 4-Month CD at Central Pacific Bank in Hawaii
Update on Regions CD and Money Market Account Promotions
4.02% 7-Month / 4.28% 15-Month CD at Silvergate Bank in California
4.05% 6-Month CD at Sterling Bank and Trust
9th4.08% 3,6,9-Month CDs and 3.56% Savings Account at Hanmi Bank in CA
4.10% 6-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at Southern Commerce Bank in Florida
8thBank Failure - Franklin Bank in Texas
7th4.25% 12-Month CD at a California Bank - and 3.50% Savings Account (Security Pacific)
4.25% 13-Month / 4.00% 7-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Franklin)
Bank Failure - Security Pacific Bank in California
4.15% 6-Month CD at Excel National Bank
4.50% 5-Month CD and $150 Checking Bonus at Oritani Bank in New Jersey
4.25% 10-Month CD and 3.65% Checking at East River Bank in Philadelphia
6thThe 3 Superbanks and the Effects on Depositors
GMAC Bank's Parent Posted Record Losses
4.50% 7-Month CD at One Georgia Bank
4.15% 9-Month CD at iGObanking.com
5thDifferences Between a Certificate of Deposit and a Bond
4th4.50% 12-Month CD at Peoples Credit Union In South Florida
Money Market Account Promotion at Flagstar Bank in Michigan - 4% for 12 Months
4.02% Money Market Account Guaranteed until Jan 2010 at Sun Security Bank in Missouri
5.00% 25-Month CD at Pacific Capital Bank in California Continues
Countrywide Bank Raises Savings Account Rates and CD Rates
High Yield Savings Account Promotion at Allstate Bank
3rd4.00% 7-Month CD at Western FCU - Easy Membership
Treasury Announces New I Bond Rate of 5.64%
5.25% 60-Month CD at ViewPoint Bank - Nationally Available
2ndHigh-Yield Rewards Checking Account at a North Carolina Bank (Capital Bank)
4.50% 12-Month CD at Delta Community Credit Union - Easy Membership
5.10% 60-Month CD at Apple Federal Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.00% 6-Month CD at Trustco Bank in NY, NJ, MA and FL
New $150 Checking Account Bonus at National City
5.00% CDs Continue at National City
1st4.50% 18-Month CD at USA Federal Credit Union in California - Easy Membership
5.65% 60-Month CD at a Georgia CU - Easy Membership (Delta Community)
Venture Bank Direct Raises Online Savings Account Yield to 3.75%
PenFed Extends the 5% CDs into November
Last Week for 5% 36-Month CD at Pentagon Federal Credit Union
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at a North Carolina Bank (Southern Community)
5.05% 25-Month / 4.55% 15-Month CD at Irwin Union Bank

October 2008

31stShould You Ladder or Reinvest Certificates of Deposit
3.90% 9-Month / 3.90% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Freedom).
4.50% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Freedom).
4.60% 12-Month / 4.20% 8-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Freedom)
4.70% 12-Month / 4.25% 6-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Freedom)
Bank Failure - Freedom Bank of Florida
$25 Savings Account or CD Bonus at E-LOAN
Money Market Account with Guaranteed 4.50% until 3/31/09 at Washington Federal in Chicago
5.00% 19-Month CD at National City
5.00% 5-Month CD at Alta Vista Credit Union in Southern California
30thSeries I Savings Bond Inflation Rate is High, But Still Not a Good Deal
5.20% 18-Month CD at Park Avenue Bank in New York
Big Increases in Corus Bank's CD Rates - Nationally Available
4.18% 6-Month CD at ISN Bank - Nationally Available
4.05% 5-Month CD at Pacific Premier Bank in Southern California
29thCertificates of Deposit – A Guaranteed Savings Strategy
Fed Cuts Rates to 1% - Future Savings Account and CD Rates?
Reward Checking Accounts with Guaranteed Rates
Checking Account Study - What's the Best Option?
28th4.10% 7-Month CD at SunTrust Bank
4.25% CD for Terms of 3 to 6 Months at Luther Burbank Savings
6.01% Reward Checking Guaranteed Until 2010 at United FCU
4.40% 12-Month / 4.10% 6-Month Jumbo CDs at Generations FCU in Texas
27th4.05% 5-Month CD Available Online for NC, SC, GA and FL Residents (First Federal)
$150 / $100 Checking Account Promotions at Sovereign Bank
Improvements to SmartyPig's High Yield Savings Account
4.50% 14-Month / 4.25% 9-Month CD at Peoples First Community Bank in Florida
26thInside Look at ACH Transfer Speeds at Online Banks
4.44% 4-Month CD and $100 Bonus at Investors Savings Bank in New Jersey
25th5.36% Money Market Account from Bank of America?
New Wachovia Featured CD Rates
5.00% 24-Month / 4.50% 13-Month CD at America's Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.25% 3-Month CD and 3.86% Money Market Account at Bank of America
4.00% 4-Month CD at Third Federal Savings & Loan - Nationally Available
$100 Checking Account Promotion at KeyBank - Update
$100 Checking Account Bonus in TX, OK, NM and CO
24th5.65% 6-Month / 5.65% 12-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha)
6.00% 6-Month / 5.75% 12-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha)
6.00% 6-Month / 5.75% 12-Month CD at a Georgia Bank Continues (Alpha).
6.10% 6-Month / 5.75% 12-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha).
5.25% 9-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha Bank & Trust).
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha Bank & Trust)
4.25% 15-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha Bank & Trust).
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Georgia Bank Continues (Alpha Bank & Trust).
4.25% 9-Month / 4.40% 15-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha Bank & Trust).
4.50% 9-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Alpha Bank & Trust)
4.55% 9-Month CD at a Alpha Bank & Trust in Georgia
Bank Failure - Alpha Bank & Trust in Georgia
PNC to Buy National City
4.50% 7-Month / 5.10% 60-Month CD at Harris Bank
23rdHighest Yield Online Savings Accounts from the Strongest Banks
National City Raises Checking Account Bonus to $200
4.50% 12-Month Jumbo CD at Kemba Credit Union in Ohio
4.91% 14-Month CD at Liberty Bank in Florida
$150 Checking Account Promotion at National City
22ndRate Cuts at HSBC Direct, FNBO Direct - Future Rates?
Glossary of CD and Savings Account Terms
Update #2 on the 4% Online Savings Account at CNBBankDirect
4.00% 7-Month CD at Webster Bank in the Northeast - Nationally Available
$100 Checking Account Bonus at City Bank in Grand Prairie Texas
4.15% 6-Month CD at Earthstar Bank in PA - Nationally Available
4.15% 7-Month CD at AmericanWest Bank in WA, ID and UT
21stMajor Regional Banks: Their Latest Losses and CD Deals
CD Rates Up at ING Direct
20th5.50% 60-Month CD at Indiana Members Credit Union
5.00% 7-Month CD at Guaranty Bank in Los Angeles
Update on the 5.00% 7-Month CD at Guaranty Bank in California
4.25% 6-Month CD at Guaranty Bank in California
4.50% 7-Month CD at Guaranty Bank in Los Angeles
More Details About the Treasury's Money Market Fund Guarantee Program
ING Group Gets Bailed Out by the Netherlands
4.60% 13-Month / 4.50% 8-Month CD at TransCapital Bank in Southwest Florida
19thThings Your Bank Won't Tell You
Another $75 Checking Account/Debit Card Bonus at US Bank
18thUpdate on National City's CD Promotion: 4.50% 13-Month CD
Another New Savings Account at AmTrustDirect
17th4.00% 6-Month CD at Navy Federal Credit Union
3.50% Money Market Account Guaranteed for 9 Months at Sandy Spring Direct
5.00% 14-Month CD at Second Federal Savings In Chicago
16th4.58% 12-Month CD Nationally Available at State Bank of India - New York
3.75% 36-Month No-Penalty CD at Agriculture FCU - Easy Membership
15th4.75% 3-Month CD at US Century Bank in South Florida
4.50% 7-Month Jumbo CD at California Credit Union - Easy Membership
5.00% 50-Month CD at The Golden 1 Credit Union in California
4.10% 6-Month CD at Washington Federal Bank for Savings in Chicago
4.00% 4-Month CD at Hudson City Savings in NY, NJ and CT
14th$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Dallas - Plus Recap on Wachovia News & Deals
4.75% 13-Month CD at Ocean Bank in South Florida
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at Fort Sill Credit Union in Oklahoma
4.44% 13-Month CD at Republic Bank in Illinois
New Program Announced to Stabilize Banks - More Changes to FDIC Coverage
13th5.00% 23-Month CD with New Key Advantage Checking at KeyDirect
5.10% 5-Year CD at Navy Federal Credit Union
5.25% 29-Month CD with Key Advantage Checking at KeyDirect
4.25% 7-Month CD at UT Federal Credit Union in Tennessee
4.00% CD with Terms from 4 to 12 Months at Patriot Bank in Texas
11thTwo Friday Bank Closures
Update on the 4.00% Online Savings Account at CNBBankDirect
10th4.50% 17-Month CD at Columbia Credit Union in Washington State
9thING Direct Cuts Deposit Rates
4.00% Money Market Promotion and Update on CDs at Regions
5.50% 50-Month CD at a Central State in California
4.50% 17-Month / 4.80% 25-Month CD at Lake Michigan Credit Union
6.00% 60-Month CD ($6K Max) at Mazuma Credit Union in Missouri
8thDollarSavingsDirect Raises Savings Account Yield to 4.00%
Fed Funds Rate Slashed by 50 Basis Points in Emergency Meeting
4.25% 9-Month CD at Millennium Bank in Virginia
5.04% 37-Month / 4.61% 13-Month CD at O Bee Credit Union in Washington State
7thFed Rate Cuts Appear Likely
WaMu Drops Rates on its Online CDs and Savings Account
$25 Bonus at Citibank for Opening the Ultimate Savings Account
4.25% for Terms 6 to 18 Months at Lisle Savings Bank in Illinois
6thSummary of the FDIC and NCUA Deposit Insurance Coverage Changes
5.12% 4-Month CD at Island FCU in New York
4.50% CD with Terms From 3 to 12 Months at Gateway Bank in NC and VA
5.05% 24-Month CD at First Community Bank in Ohio
4.00% 7-Month CD at Fidelity Bank in OK and KS
$50 Bonus for Opening a Capital One Online Savings Account
5th4.60% 24-Month CD at First Savings Bank of Hegewisch in Chicago
3rd4.00% Savings Account at Goldwater Bank
Bailout Bill Signed into Law - Effects to Deposit Insurance?
Wachovia to Merge with Wells Fargo Instead of Citigroup
OnBank Increases Savings Account Yield to 3.75%
HSBC Direct's New 6.00% Savings Account Promo
5.00% 30-Month CD at Regions Bank
5.25% 11-Month CD at Brightstar Credit Union in South Florida
Citigroup to Acquire Wachovia's Banking Operations with Help from the Feds
2ndReward Checking Account Rates Fall
Update on WaMu's 5% 12-Month CDs
5.10% 12-Month / 4.80% 6-Month CD at Park Avenue Bank in New York City
E-LOAN Raises CD Rates, Update on Savings Account
5% CDs at Pentagon Federal Credit Union - Nationally Available
1stUpdate on MidWest America FCU's 7.01% Reward Checking Account
Proposed FDIC Coverage Increase May Only Be Temporary
5.05% 29-Month / 4.90% 18-Month CD at Fort Financial CU in IN, NC, MS, IL and WI

September 2008

30thUpdate on WaMu's 5% One Year Certificate of Deposit
Higher FDIC Insurance Limits Being Proposed by Presidential Candidates
ING Direct Raises 12-Month CD Yield and Lowers 18-Month CD Yield to 4.25%
5.25% 60-Month / 4.50% 18-Month CD at Advanta Bank Corp. - Nationally Available
4.00% Savings Account Promotion Guaranteed into Jan 2009 at Imperial Capital Bank
4.25% 8-Month CD at Suffolk FCU in New York (and iPod Checking Account Bonus)
29th4.30% 18-Month CD with Early Withdrawal Feature at Consumers Credit Union in Michigan
4.50% CD with Terms of 4 to 12 Months at CenTrust Bank in Illinois
28thRates Up at WaMu: 4.00% Online Savings Account, 5.00% 12-Month CD
4.25% 6-Month Online CD at AmTrustDirect
5.00% 6 and 12-Month CD at CenTrust Bank in Illinois ($25K Max)
$75 Checking Account Bonus at Community America Credit Union In KS/MO
4.20% 8-Month CD at Premier America Credit Union in Houston
4.25% 6-Month CD at STC Capital Bank in Illinois
26thFDIC Simplifies Coverage Rules for Revocable Trust Accounts
4.00% 12-Month / 3.60% 8-Month Online CDs at WaMu
5.00% 48-Month CD at Washington Mutual
WaMu's Money Market Savings Account Promotion
4.25% 8-Month and 12-Month Online CDs at WaMu
WaMu Increases Online Savings Account Yield to 3.75%
4.50% 12-Month Online CD at WaMu
Update on WaMu's Money Market Savings Account and CD Promotion
4.25% 8-Month / 4.50% 13-Month Add-On CDs at WaMu
5.00% 13-Month CD at WaMu
WaMu Brings Back the 5.00% 12-Month CD
WaMu Still Offering In-Branch 5% CDs for Terms of 13 to 17 Months
Latest News on WaMu
Higher CD Rates at EverBank
4.61% 12-Month CD at Geauga Savings Bank in Ohio - Nationally Available
WaMu Fails and is Acquired by JPMorgan Chase
25th4.80% 24-Month CD at Lincoln Park Savings Bank in Chicago
5.00% 6-Month and 18-Month CD at Tyndall FCU in the Florida Panhandle
FDIC Responds to Bloomberg Article Regarding Potential $150 Billion Bailout
4.30% 6-Month CD at Cornerstone Financial Credit Union in TN
5.06% 6-Month CD at Clarkston State Bank in Michigan
4.08% 7-Month CD at Chinatrust Bank in NY and NJ
5.00% 7-Month CD at a Kentucky Credit Union (Fort Knox)
24thHigher CD and Savings Account Rates at VirtualBank
5.00% 36-Month / 4.50% 12-Month CD at Wheatland Bank in Illinois
5.00% 48-Month / 4.00% 9-Month CD at Greylock FCU in Massachusetts
4.58% 18-Month / 4.38% 12-Month CD at Advantage Bank in Colorado
22ndTreasury Clarifies Its Money Market Fund Guaranty Program
Bank Closure: Ameribank of West Virginia
5.15% 48-Month CD at Third Federal Savings & Loan in Florida
5.50% 55-Month CD at The Golden 1 Credit Union in California
4.25% 6-Month CD at Trustco Bank in Florida
4.10% 5-Month CD at Pacific Premier Bank in Southern California
4.33% 12-Month / 4.60% 24-Month CD at LOMTO FCU in New York City
5.45% 12-Month CD at a Las Vegas Bank (Fifth Street)
21st4.50% CD with Terms of 12 to 24 Months at Nevada Security Bank
4.50% 24-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at First National Bank in Texas
5.20% 60-Month CD at Union Bank & Trust in NE/KS
20th5.10% 12-Month CD at Pacific Mercantile Bank
19th4.80% 13-Month CD at BankUnited in Florida
4.80% 12-Month CD at Fidelity Bank of Florida.
GMAC Bank Raises CD Rates, 6-Month CD Yield is Now 4.00%
6.00% 59-Month CD at The Golden 1 Credit Union in California
Treasury Announces Program to Insure Money Market Funds
4.10% 9-Month Liquid CD at E-Central Credit Union in California - Easy Membership
4.10% 7-Month CD at a Valley Credit Union in California
18th5.00% 25-Month CD at Pacific Capital Bank in California
4.60% 13-Month CD at Roebling Bank in New Jersey
6.06% 58-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (Hawthorn)
FDIC News, Resources and History
5.00% 44-Month CD at Crescent Bank & Trust in Louisiana
4.50% 16-Month CD at Fidelity Bank in Michigan
17thUpdate on National City's CD Promotion: 5.25% 36-Month CD
4.25% 6-Month CD at Excel National Bank in CA - Nationally Available
4.58% 12-Month / 5.09% 36-Month CD Nationally Available at State Bank of India - New York
4.20% 10-Month Liquid CD at Telesis Community CU in California
5.40% 60-Month CD at Frick Tri-County FCU in Pennsylvania
4.50% 18-Month CD at ING Direct
Citibank Specials: 4.00% 6-Month CD in CA and NV, 3.75% MMA in TX
$75 Checking Account/Debit Card Bonus at US Bank
16thMoney Market Fund Loses Money Due to Lehman Brothers
Survey of Special High-Yield Low-Cap Credit Union CDs
5.00% 5-Month CD at First New England FCU - Easy Membership
Fed Continues to Keep Rates Unchanged
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Provident Bank
15th4.60 12-Month CD at Bank of Commerce in Southwest Florida
14th4.35% 11-Month CD at Champion Bank
$150 Checking Account Bonus at M&I Bank
13th4.80% 7-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Pan American)
4.02% 10-Month / 4.11% 15-Month Online CD at Century Bank Direct
3.80% 12-Month / 3.60% 6-Month Online CD at Zions Bank
Article on Bank Failures and My FDIC Resources
5.00% Checking and 5.00% 9-Month CD at Ebank
12thMoney Market and CD Specials at Banco Popular
4.85% 18-Month CD at a Maryland Credit Union (SECU)
4.50% 13-Month CD at a Maryland Credit Union (SECU).
AmTrustDirect Raises CD Rates, 6-Month CD Yield is Now 4.15%
4.50% 11-Month CD at Brightstar Credit Union in South Florida
4.35% 6-Month CD at Properity Bank in Central Florida
4.25% 12-Month CD at Sound Credit Union in Washington State
11thIndyMac Bank, the fifth FDIC-insured failure of the year
5.10% 48-Month Online CD at Flagstar Bank
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Bank of the West
4.10% 9-Month / 4.35% 18-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Millennium)
10thNew E-LOAN Savings Plus Account With Yields Up To 3.85%
4.00% Savings Account at Community First Bank Chicago
Company Insuring Deposits Above FDIC Limits Is Ending Coverage
Why We Invest in Insured CDs and Savings Accounts
5.00% Money Market Special at HomeBanc in Florida
4.59% 18-Month CD at Grove City Area FCU in Pennsylvania
9th5.25% 60-Month / 5.00% 36-Month CD at a Florida CU (Keys)
8thiPod Checking Account Bonus at TD Banknorth in the Northeast
Fannie, Freddie Takeover's Effect to Banks
EXPIRED: 4.01% CD with Terms of 5 to 13 Months at Bank of the Ozarks in Dallas
7thYields Increase to Over 6% on Two Nationally Available Reward Checking Accounts
4.00% Money Market Account Until 3/31/09 at BankEast in TN
4.50% 11-Month CD at a Florida CU (Space Coast)
4.25% 7-Month CD at Crown Bank in New Jersey
6th3.90% 3-Month CD at Crestmark Bank - Nationally Available
3.80% 9-Month CD at State Farm Bank
4.00% 7-Month CD at Premier America Credit Union - Easy Membership
5.50% 6-Month / 5.50% 12-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (Silver State)
4.00% 6-Month / 4.00% 12-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (Silver State).
4.00% 6-Month / 4.00% 12-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (Silver State). - Update
4.25% 6-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (Silver State)
4.25% 6-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (Silver State)
Bank Closure: Silver State Bank of Nevada
5th4.75% 15-Month CD at Builders Bank in Chicago
4.25% 6-Month / 4.50% 12-Month CD at a New York Bank (Asia)
4.15% 8-Month / 4.40% 13-Month Cd at Bank of Oak Ridge in North Carolina
4.05% 6-Month CD at a San Francisco Bank (Sterling Bank and Trust)
4thValley Credit Union Placed into NCUA Conservatorship - Impact to Members?
IndyMac Federal Bank CD and Money Market Rate Changes
4.84% 24-Month CD at Clarkston State Bank in Michigan
3rd4.00% 6-Month / 4.40% 18-Month CD at San Antonio FCU
4.54% 19-Month CD in Southeastern Indiana at The Friendship State Bank
5.00% 36-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Bay Cities)
Update on Wells Fargo $50 Checking Account Bonus
2nd5.15% 48-Month / 4.75% 30-Month CD at a Delaware Bank (MidCoast Community)
5.00% 36-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Credit Union (Sb1 FCU)
4.50% 11-Month / 4.75% 24-Month CD at a Florida CU (Tropical Financial)
4.00% 7-Month CD at California Credit Union (up to 4.20%) - Easy Membership
1stNew Reward Checking Account Stats: Profitable for Banks?
4.25% 11-Month CD at NASA FCU - Easy Membership
4.25% 12-Month CD (and up to 4.45%) at Addison Avenue FCU - Easy Membership
3.75% Savings Account Promotion Guaranteed into Jan 2009 at Imperial Capital Bank

August 2008

31st4.08% 7-Month CD at a Massachusetts Bank (United Commercial)
30th4.50% 13-Month Add-On CD at Air Force Federal Credit Union.
4.30% 9-Month CD with Rate Bump Feature at FirstFedDirect - Nationally Available
29th5.90% 10-Month / 5.65% 18-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Integrity)
5.00% 6-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Integrity Bank).
5.00% Reward Checking Account at a Georgia Bank (Integrity).
4.25% 10-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Integrity).
4.50% 12-Month / 4.25% 10-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Integrity).
4.50% 6-Month / 5.00% 30-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Integrity).
4.75% 11-Month / 4.50% 4-Month CD at Banco Popular in New York.
Integrity Bank Fails, Regions Bank Acquires Deposits
4.42% 12-Month / 5.30% 60-Month CD Nationally Available at State Bank of India - New York
Update on BankUnited's 5.35% Savings Account
28th4.00% 5-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Amplify)
5.00% 60-Month CD at Third Federal Savings & Loan - Nationally Available
4.30% 11-Month CD at a CA/AZ Credit Union (Meriwest)
Update on POD Accounts and FDIC Coverage
4.75% 21-Month / 5.35% 60-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Heritage)
27th5.65% 7-Month CD at a Kentucky CU (Fort Knox)
4.75% 3-Month / 4.25% 7-Month CD at a New York Bank - $100K Min (Park Avenue).
More Evidence We'll See Higher Deposit Rates
Another CD Rate Increase at ING Direct
Up to $150 Checking Bonus at Cal National Bank in Southern California
4.30% 10-Month CD at a Florida Bank (East Coast Community)
26thNew FDIC Data: 117 Banks on Problem List
WSJ Banking Articles of Interest - Fed Regulators and CDARS
4.25% 10-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank (Eagle National)
4.00% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Guaranty)
25th4.10% Money Market Account for 6 Months at a Florida Bank (BBU)
CD Rates Up at Imperial Capital Bank
5.25% 60-Month / 4.50% 24-Month CD at a NJ/PA Bank (Unity)
4.00% 7-Month / 4.25% 14-Month CD at a California CU (San Diego County)
24th4.05% 6-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (St. Louis).
4.00% Money Market Account for 5 Months at First Bank
5.00% 19-Month CD at National City and Update on the POD/FDIC Issue
23rdNew High Yield Online Savings Account at Provident Direct
High CD Rates at KeyDirect and KeyBank - 4.55% 12-Month, 5.50% 48-Month
4.35% 12-Month CD at BankUnited
4.60% 15-Month CD at a Florida Bank (BankUnited)
4.30% 9-Month CD at a Virginia Bank (Millennium).
4.25% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Vineyard)
5.16% 48-Month CD at a Washington State Credit Union (Gesa)
5.15% 60-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Cole Taylor)
Facts about FDIC and NCUA
22ndFeds Close a Kansas Bank - Ninth Closure of the Year
E-LOAN's New CD Rates and New CD Promotion
Rates Up at Corus Bank - 4.00% Money Market and 4.36% 12-Month CD
4.00% 5-Month CD at a WA/ID/UT Bank (AmericanWest)
$75 Checking Account/Direct Deposit Bonus at PNC Bank
$200 Checking Account Bonus with Direct Deposit at Metropolitan National Bank
iPod nano Checking Account Promotion at KeyBank - Update 2
21stNews and Resources on Bank Failures and the FDIC
4.00% Savings Account for 6 Months at First Tennessee Bank
4.00% Savings Account and a 4.10% 9-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank (Centric)
4.25% 9-Month / 4.50% 24-Month CD at an Ohio Credit Union (Kemba)
4.25% 4-Month CD at a New York Credit Union (Sperry)
20th4.05% 6-Month CD at a California Bank - and 3.75% Money Market (Hanmi)
6.00% Money Market Account Intro Rate at American Bank of New Jersey Bank - $50K+
4.30% 9-Month CD at a California Bank - Rate Bump Feature (First Federal)
4.25% 9-Month / 4.05% 5-Month CD at a California Bank (Pacific Premier)
$150 Bonus for Student Checking Account at a PA/WV/OH Bank (WesBanco)
FirstFedDirect Savings Account Now 5.17%
19th4.55% 21-Month CD at an Ohio Credit Union (Western)
New $125 Chase Checking Account Bonus - Update
18thFuture Deposit Rates? Clues from a Financial Times Article
$50 Checking Account Bonus at Wells Fargo
4.50% 13-Month / 5.50% 54-Month CD at a Wisconsin Credit Union (Kohler)
4.00% 5-Month / 4.50% 18-Month CD at a Houston Bank (Green)
4.10% 6-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Southern Commerce)
4.14% 7-Month CD at a Tennessee Bank (Oakland Deposit)
$150 Checking Account Bonus at Compass Bank
17th4.55% 11-Month / 5.25% 45-Month CD at an Ohio/Indiana Bank (Peoples Community)
$25 Electric Orange Promotion at ING Direct
16th4.44% 18-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Founders).
4.11% 7-Month / 4.15% 9-Month CD at Banco Popular
4.30% 15-Month / 4.00% 7-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Cole Taylor)
4.60% 15-Month / 4.25% 7-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Century).
4.00% 6-Month / 4.00% 24-Month CD at a Florida Bank - Add-On Feature (Coastal)
15thFriday Bank Closures and a FDIC NY Times Article
3.50% Money Market Account at a Massachusetts Bank (Brookline)
4.10% 9-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (SunBank)
5.00% 48-Month / 5.00% 60-Month CD at a Tennessee CU (Eastman)
14thDiscover Bank Increases CD Rates - 5.28% 60-Month / 5.02% 48-Month
5.00% 48-Month CD at Third Federal Savings & Loan - Nationally Available
4.37% 12-Month CD at Geauga Savings Bank
13thFewer Uninsured Deposits at IndyMac and the Future Sale of IndyMac
Update on ING Direct CDs - Update
6.01% Reward Checking Account at a Wisconsin CU (Connexus)
12thE-LOAN's New CD Rates: 4.26% 12-Month and 3.95% 9-Month
Update on National City's Money Market and CD Promotions
4.25% 12-Month / 4.00% 6-Month CD at a Tennessee Credit Union (Y-12)
11th4.05% 9-Month / 4.05% 12-Month CD at a NJ/NY Bank (Valley National)
4.37% 15-Month CD at a Multi-State Credit Union (Wings Financial)
4.25% 16-Month CD at a Florida Bank - Early Withdrawal Option (Synovus)
Safety of Credit Unions?
CD and Savings Account Deals at Imperial Capital Bank
$75 Checking Account Bonus at First Federal
10th4.15% 8-Month CD at a New Jersey CU (United Teletech Financial)
4.34% 12-Month CD at a Virginia Bank - Add-On/Penalty-Free (River City).
9th4.40% 12-Month / 4.00% 8-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (American United)
4.10% 12-Month CD at a California Bank (Temecula Valley)
4.00% 9-Month / 4.00% 15-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Midwest).
Update on Wachovia's Featured CDs and Money Market Promotion
4.15% 10-Month / 4.30% 15-Month CD at an OR/WA Credit Union (NW Priority)
4.00% 8-Month / 4.25% 18-Month CD at an OR/WA Credit Union (NW Priority).
8th4.18% 6-Month / 4.18% 24-Month CD at a Florida CU (South Florida).
5.00% 18-Month CD at a Georgia Credit Union (Georgia Heritage)
5.00% 60-Month CD at a Georgia Credit Union (Georgia Heritage).
4.00% 8-Month CD at a Multi-State Bank (First Republic)
$50 Checking Account Bonus at iGObanking.com
5.06% 48-Month / 5.12% 60-Month CD at a California CU (Coast Central)
Update on Vineyard Bank
Another Nationwide Reward Checking Account - 5.02% APY for a $50K Balance
7thKeyDirect's 5.25% Money Market Account - Now with a Low Minimum
6th5.30% 60-Month / 5.05% 37-Month CD at Fifth Third Bank in Some States
4.75% 15-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (First Georgia Community)
4.34% 12-Month / 4.13% 9-Month CD at VirtualBank
5thFed Continues to Keep Rates Unchanged - Future of CD and Savings Account Rates?
5.15% 60-Month / 4.20% 18-Month CD at OnBank - Nationally Available
IndyMac Federal Bank Raises CD Rates
4.35% 12-Month / 4.10% 7-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Pinnacle)
4.50% 20-Month CD at Digital Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.00% 7-Month / 4.75% 30-Month CD at Regions Bank (Rates May Vary By State)
4th4.15% 12-Month CD at a Missouri Bank - Add-On Feature (Royal Banks)
4.00% Money Market Account for 180 Days at National City
4.25% 12-Month / 5.00% 60-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Equity)
3rdShould FDIC Insurance Limits Be Changed?
Update on PenFed's 6.00% CDs
2nd6.00% 72-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Monroe County).
4.00% 6-Month / 4.50 18-Month CD at a Nevada Bank - and Reward Checking (Community Bank of Nevada).
4.00% 6-Month / 4.50 18-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (Community Bank of Arizona).
4.70% 12-Month CD at a Utah Bank (Cache Valley).
4.25% 12-Month / 4.40% 24-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (Union)
4.00% 12-Month / 5.00% 60-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Sunshine State Community).
5.00% 60-Month CD at a Florida/Georgia Bank (Atlantic Coast).
3.00% Checking Account at a Tennessee Bank (American Trust)
5.00% 60-Month CD at Melrose Credit Union - Easy Membership
AmTrustDirect's New 4.00% e-Savings Account Promotion
1stFDIC: Small Florida Bank is Closed
Some Recent and Odd Credit Union Failures
4.11% 7-Month High Yield CD at Bank of America
4.00% 9-Month CD at Stonebridge Bank - Nationally Available
4.00% 11-Month CD at NASA FCU - Easy Membership

July 2008

31st4.30% 12-Month CD at Heritage Bank - Nationally Available
$75 Wachovia Checking Account Promotion in Texas and Other Wachovia News and Deals
4.25% 10-Month Online Hybrid CD at 1st Mariner Bank - $25K Max
30th4.25% 7-Month CD at a Georgia Bank - and 5% Savings Account Promo (One Georgia)
4.01% 6-Month CD at Ascencia Bank - Nationally Available
4.00% Savings Account Until 1/1/2009 at an Oklahoma Bank (UMB)
4.00% Savings Account Until 12/31/08 at a New Jersey Bank (Two River Community)
29thMore News on IndyMac and Its Current CDs
$100 Checking Account Bonus at US Bank in Milwaukee, St. Louis and Cincinnati
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Philadelphia Bank (Prudential Savings)
28th5.23% 52-Month / 4.10% 10-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
4.00% 15-Month CD at Navy Federal Credit Union
27thUpdate on Capital One's Brick-and-Mortar Promotions in Texas and New York
5.15% 60-Month / 4.65% 36-Month CD at a Kansas Bank (CrossPoint)
4.25% 6-Month / 4.35% 12-Month CD at a New Jersey Bank (RomAsia)
26th5.25% 43-Month and 4% Money Market for 6 Months at National City
E*TRADE Update - Promotions, Savings and Checking Accounts
4.50% 23-Month CD at KeyDirect
4.05% 11-Month CD at a Tennessee Bank - and a 3.50% Savings Promo (Magna).
4.15% 10-Month CD at a Southeast Bank (RBC Bank).
4.00% 12-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Builders).
4.08% 12-Month / 3.87% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Community Bank).
4.10% 12-Month CD at a California Bank (Universal).
4.01% 11-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (First National Bank of Arizona).
3.76% 7-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (First National Bank of Arizona).
4.01% 11-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (First National Bank of Nevada).
3.76% 7-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (First National Bank of Nevada).
3.86% 7-Month CD at a Nevada Bank - Available Online (First National Bank of Nevada).
Feds Close Two Banks
25thCD Rates Up at NewDominion Bank - 4.50% 24-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD
Rates up at Corus Bank - 4.28% 12-Month CD and 3.70% Money Market Account
24thSFGate Article: Why wasn't IndyMac on the FDIC problem list?
AmTrustDirect Raises CD Rates, 12-Month CD Yield is Now 4.30%
4.00% 7-Month CD at Brick-and-Mortar Bank of America
3.90% 3-Month / 4.70% 36-Month CD at a Houston Bank (Lone Star)
23rd3.75% 10-Month CD at a Multi-State Bank - Penalty-Free Withdrawals (First Republic)
5.00% 60-Month CD at Salem Five Bank
22ndLook Inside Wachovia's Deposit and CD Growth
4.05% 10-Month CD at a Philadelphia Bank (Asian Bank).
$100 Checking Account/Direct Deposit Bonus at Flagstar
4.30% 12-Month / 5.06% 60-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Surety)
7.00% 6-Month CD at a California CU - $7.5K Max (Tracy)
Update on Wachovia CD and Money Market Account Promotions
21st4.30% 15-Month / 4.00% 7-Month CD at a South Florida Bank (Premier American)
How Safe is the FDIC? Article Reviews the Issue
4.35% 14-Month CD at a Northern VA Bank (Freedom Bank of Virginia)
8.00% 12-Month CD at a Maryland Credit Union - $1K Max (APGFCU)
4.25% 12-Month / 4.10% 6-Month CD at an AL/GA/FL/TX/NV Bank (Colonial)
4.00% 4-Month CD at AL/GA/FL/TX/NV Bank (Colonial).
20th4.70% 24-Month / 4.30% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Mercantile)
4.00% 4-Month CD at a NY/NJ/CT Bank (Hudson City Savings)
19th4.10% 15-Month / 5.10% 60-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Cole Taylor)
4.00% 11-Month / 4.75% 36-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Cole Taylor)
4.25% 12-Month CD at a Maryland Bank (Hopkins Federal Savings).
8.00% 8-Month CD at an Oregon CU - $5K Max (Northwest Resource).
4.20% 17-Month CD at an Ohio CU (Marion Community).
4.00% 6-Month / 4.50% 24-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (St. Louis).
5.00% 48-Month / 4.50% 36-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Federal Trust)
5.00% 39-Month / 4.00% 19-Month CD at an IL/WI Bank (Amcore)
5.12% 60-Month / 4.08% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Peninsula).
18th3.50% Savings Account Guaranteed Through 2008 at a MA Bank (Hyde Park Savings)
$50 Checking Account Bonus at FirstBank
FDIC's Website to Assist Indymac Depositors on Insurance Coverage
Wachovia's High Yield Featured CDs Have Been Extended
Higher Yield and New-Account Bonus for Nationwide's Money Market Account
Countrywide Bank's 4.10% 7-Month CD Special
Higher CD Rates at GMAC Bank Plus News on the FDIC Waiver
17thImperial Capital Bank's 4% 9-Month CD and iChecking Accounts
iPod nano Checking Account Bonus at a California CU (Valley)
4.30% 12-Month / 4.15% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Community Banks of Northern California)
4.08% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Gateway Business)
16thLists of America's Most Troubled Banks
Feds Try to Calm Worries with Sunday Announcements
E-LOAN Raises CD Rates - 4.60% 60-Month CD / 4.10% 36-Month CD
FDIC-Insured Deposits over $100K and Other Ways to be Insured
4.45% 24-Month CD at Charles Schwab
4.15% 12-Month / 3.80% 6-Month CD at Greystone Bank - Nationally Available
4.10% 6-Month CD at ISN Bank - Nationally Available
5.25% 7-Month CD at Wells Fargo
4.20% 12-Month / 4.00% 6-Month CD at Crestmark Bank - Nationally Available
15thHigh Yield Reward Checking Account News and Reviews - Future of High Yield Accounts?
AmTrustDirect Raises CD Rates, 12-Month CD Yield is Now 4.15%
AmTrustDirect Raises CD Rates - 4.00% APY for One Year and Longer
4.00% Money Market Account Guaranteed to 6/30/09 at Bank of the Carolinas
4.25% 7-Month CD at a Colorado Credit Union (Ent)
Capital One CD and Money Market Promotions in Texas
14thReview of the Latest News on Indymac's Closure
Capital One Savings Account and CD Review for Costco Members
High CD Rates Are Not Over at Indymac
5.15% 36-Month / 5.15% 60-Month CD at a Connecticut Bank (Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan)
13th5.05% 43-Month CD at National City Bank
4.15% 6-Month CD at a Colorado Bank (Vectra)
12th3.80% 6-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership (E-Central)
4.00% 6-Month CD at a Hawaii Credit Union Continues (Maui County Employees').
4.01% 7-Month CD at an Oregon CU (Northwest Community).
4.10% 10-Month CD at a California Bank (Canyon National).
4.00% 12-Month / 3.75% 5-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank - Online Application (Earthstar).
4.52% 15-Month CD at a CO/KS Bank (Colorado East Bank & Trust).
4.00% 15-Month / 4.10% 25-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Patriot).
4.16% 30-Month / 3.51% 10-Month CD at a Washington State CU (Numerica).
5.00% 36-Month / 3.80% 12-Month CD at a New Hampshire Credit Union (NHFCU).
4.30% 12-Month / 4.78% 60-Month CD at a Texas Bank (San Antonio National).
5.00% 60-Month CD at a California Bank (Kaiser Federal).
5.00% 60-Month / 4.00% 24-Month CD at a New England Bank (Webster).
10% 12-Month / 10% 120-Month CD at a Kentucky CU - $1K Max/Youth (Commonwealth).
11thIndymac Bank's High Yield E-Money Market Account
4.15% 6-Month CD at Indymac Bank, Opening/Closing Indymac CDs and Indymac's Financial Health
Update on Indymac Bank CDs, Savings Account and Latest Financial Health News
Indymac Bank Raises CD Rates - 4.00% 6-Month, 4.25% 12-Month
Indymac Bank's CD Rate Increase and Latest News
New Rates Again at Indymac Bank - 4.40% 13-Month CD
Indymac Responds to Regulators' Actions - Impact to Depositors?
Indymac Bank's High CD Rates and Questionable Future
Major Rate Changes at Indymac Bank
Indymac Bank Raises 12-month CD Yield to 4.45%
5.09% 1-year CD at State Bank of India
4.50% 37-Month / 4.15% 24-Month CD at Fifth Third Bank
Useful Credit Card Rules and Laws - What About Debit Cards?
5.35% 60-Month / 4.06% 12-Month CD Nationally Available at State Bank of India - New York
4.30% 12-Month CD at a Florida Credit Union (Innovations)
4.08% 16-Month / 3.80% 11-Month CD at an Indiana/Kentucky Bank (Your Community)
10th4.00% 9-Month / 4.00% 12-Month CD at BankUnited
10.00% 5-Month CD at a California CU - $2K Max (Telesis Community)
9thUpdate on Wachovia's High Yield CD Specials
FDIC Insurance of Complex Trust Agreements
4.25% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Central)
8th4.00% 10-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank (Alliance)
5.25% 13-Month CD at Suntrust Bank
$100 Checking Account/Direct Deposit Bonus at PNC Bank - Update
New Very High CD Rates at Wachovia - 4% 7-Month, 4.25% 12-Month, 5.25% 5-Year
4.25% 10-Month / 4.25% 13-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Western Springs National Bank & Trust).
4.28% 12-Month CD at a Dallas Bank (NexBank)
7th5.00% 42-Month / 4.15% 13-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
4.01% 12-Month / 4.35% 24-Month Online CD at NewDominion Bank
6th4.30% 12-Month / 4.15% 6-Month CD at a Colorado Bank (Community Banks of Colorado)
Bank of America Checking and Credit Card Bonuses
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Alta Vista Credit Union in Southern California
4.04% 4-Month CD at a Tennessee Bank (Clayton Bank and Trust)
6.00% 6-Month CD at an IA/WI/IL Credit Union - $5K Max (Dupaco Community).
4th5.00% 60-Month CD at a Multi-State Bank (First Republic)
3rdUpdate on Amboy Direct Savings Accounts - New Rates and $50 Bonus
4.35% 11-Month / 4.35% 23-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Peoples First Community)
3.95% 3-Month / 4.00% 6-Month CD at Crestmark Bank
2ndHigh Yield Checking and Money Market Accounts at Bank of Internet USA
Checking Account Changes at Bank of Internet USA
Discover Bank Raises CD Rates, 5.17% 60-Month / 4.02% 12-Month CD
5.00% 60-Month CD at TD Commerce Bank
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Florida Bank (BankFIRST)
1st5.15% 60-Month / 4.40% 24-Month CD at a Virginia CU (Northwest).
EverBank Raises Checking and Money Market Account Rates
It's Official - Alliant Credit Union Cuts Savings Account Rate to 3.75%
UmbrellaBank Raises CD Rates
4.06% 12-month CD at EverBank - Available Nationwide

June 2008

30th5.00% 60-Month / 4.00% 14-Month CD at MI/WI/OH Bank (Citizens)
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Lenco)
4.25% 19-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Savannah)
5.25% 48-Month / 4.55% 23-Month CD at KeyBank
29th4.45% 24-Month Online CD at Huntington Bank
iPod nano Checking Account Promotion at KeyBank - Update
4.25% 17-Month / 4.00% 11-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank (Lafayette Ambassador)
28th4.00% 12-Month CD at a California CU - 4.20% IRA (KeyPoint).
4.00% 12-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Financial Plus).
4.00% 23-Month CD at an Indiana Credit Union Continues (Horizon One)
5.00% 60-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Southern Trust).
E*TRADE Bank Increases Rate on its Max-Rate Checking Account
27th4.00% 6-Month CD at an Indiana Bank (Union Savings)
Another Bank Offers a 5% 5-Year CD, GMAC Bank
Update on Provident Direct - Online CDs, Savings Account
$100 Checking Account Bonus at a Dallas Bank (Century) - Update
5.00% 59-Month / 4.75% 45-Month CD at US Bank
Update on Bank of America's $75 Checking Account Bonus
26th$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Dallas - Plus Recap on Wachovia Deals
Worries About Small Banks and Builders' Interest-Reserve Loans
25th4.75% 3-Month CD at a New York Bank - $100K Min (Park Avenue)
Fed Holds Rate Unchanged, Effects on Savings Account and CD Rates?
24thLong-Term CD Rates Continue to Rise at E-LOAN
4.06% 15-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Velocity).
Florida Banks Facing Tough Times - How Bad Will It Get?
4.06% 12-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Sovereign)
5.49% 9-Month CD at a South Carolina Bank (Bank of Anderson)
23rdThe Best Checking Accounts, Online, High Yield, Rewards and Others
4.00% 15-Month CD at Digital Credit Union - Easy Membership
4.50% 60-Month CD at a MD/PA/NJ Bank - T-Bill Index (Susquehanna)
4.51% 30-Month / 4.91% 50-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
CD Deal Reminders - 5% 100-Day at The Golden 1, 5.25% 5-Year at US Bank
4.21% 18-Month / 5.04% 60-Month CD at M&T Bank Online
EXPIRED: 5.02% 60-Month CD at a California CU (Bay Federal)
5.00% 60-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Omni American)
4.25% 18-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Security Exchange)
22nd$100 Checking Account Bonus at Partners 1st FCU
5.09% 12-Month CD ($5K Max) at the US Postal Servcie FCU - Plus a $125 Checking Bonus
4.17% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (BankAtlantic)
21stE*TRADE Savings Account Bonus Update
3.63% 7-Month / 3.63% 27-Month CD at Multi-State Bank (Great Western).
4.00% 9-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Cornerstone).
3.75% 20-Month / 3.75% 14-Month CD at a Philadelphia Bank (East River)
3.75% 24-Month / 3.50% 9-Month CD at a New York CU (Bethpage)
19th4.00% 3-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (The Peoples' Bank of Arlington Heights).
4.63% 53-Month / 4.03% 23-Month CD at an Idaho Credit Union (Advantage Plus)
18thMoney Market Account with a Blended 4.07% Rate Guaranteed to 9/30/08 at a TN Bank (First National)
3.85% 12-Month / 4.05% 24-Month CD at Greystone Bank - Available Nationwide
17th5-Month Gas-Price CD Special at a Massachusetts Bank (Scituate Federal Savings)
5.00% 60-Month CD at a New Jersey CU (Garden Savings)
4.50% 36-Month / 4.05% 25-Month CD at a Michigan Bank (Peoples State)
16th5.00% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU - $1K Max (A+ FCU)
Self-Help Credit Union - CD Rates and a Big Policy Change
3.82% 6-Month / 3.77% 3-Month CD at ISN Bank - Nationally Available
15th10% 6-Month CD ($2.5K Max) Continues at Flagstar Bank
4.05% 17-Month / 4.55% 59-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (Truman)
14th6.00% 3-Month CD at a Florida Bank - $50K Max (HomeBanc).
3.60% 12-Month / 3.50% 6-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Builders Bank)
4.00% 15-Month CD at an Ohio Bank (The Citzens National Bank).
3.75% 30-Month CD at a Pennsylvania Bank (Third Federal).
4.00% 25-Month / 3.75% 15-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Patriot).
4.15% 24-Month CD at a WA/ID/MT/OR Bank (Golf Savings)
5.25% Savings Account at a California Bank (Independence)
Rates Slashed Again at AARP Financial Savings Center
Research into AARP Financial Savings Center
4.75% Money Market Account at AARP Financial Savings Center
13th4.01% 10-Month CD at a South Florida Bank (Ocean)
4.00% 24-Month / 3.80% 12-Month CD at a California Bank (First Bank of Beverly Hills)
12thMore Reward Checking Account Reviews and Opinions
11thAnnuity Advice from The Mole and High Rate CDs Advertised in Newspapers
4.75% 60-Month CD at Banco Popular
Easy $50 Checking Account Bonus at Fidelity Bank in KS/OK
10thIncreasing Odds for an August Fed Funds Rate Hike
Brokered CDs and Bank Failures
$400,000 of Deposits at a Failed Bank, First-Hand Experience at ANB Financial
$135 Checking Account Bonus at a South Dakota Bank (First Dakota)
9th5.00% 100-Day CD at a California CU (The Golden 1)
New CD and Savings Account Auction Service at MoneyAisle
8thLatest Banking News: Online Savings Accounts, Bank of America, Countrywide and National City
3.70% Savings Account Promotion at Imperial Capital Bank
Chase Checking and Credit Card Bonuses and Perks
5.11% Reward Checking Account at a Pennsylvania Credit Union (Erie)
4.14% 16-Month CD at a Florida Bank - Early Withdrawal Option (Synovus)
5.05% 60-Month / 4.01% 24-Month CD at a Houston CU - Easy Membership (People's Trust)
Garmin Nuvi-200 GPS Checking Account Bonus at a Philadelphia Bank (Byrn Mawr Trust)
7thSelf-Help Credit Union - Unique CDs, Good Rates, Easy Membership
3.56% 6-Month / 3.76% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Bank of St. Petersburg).
3.65% 6-Month / 3.75% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU (Austin Telco).
3.75% 7-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Superior Iron Range Community).
3.83% 10-Month CD at a California Bank (Pacific State).
3.70% 12-Month / 3.65% 9-Month CD at an Arizona Bank (Community Bank of Arizona).
3.70% 6-Month / 3.70% 12-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (St. Louis)
Update on National City's CD Specials
4.00% 24-Month CD at an Ohio Bank (Firstmerit).
4.00% 24-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Riverside).
4.75% 60-Month / 3.90% 12-Month CD at an Illinois/Indiana CU - ASI-Insured Only (Credit Union 1).
6th3.80% 8-Month CD at a WA/OR Bank (Frontier)
4.00% 18-Month CD at Geauga Savings Bank - Nationally Available
3.50% 10-Month CD at a Virginia Bank - Add-On (Valley)
5thFDIC in Action - Behind the Scenes at Last Week's Bank Closure
4thUpdate on Alliant Credit Union Rates
4.00% 24-Month CD at a MO/KS/CO Bank (Hillcrest)
Up to $200 Checking Account Bonus at a PA/WV/OH Bank (WesBanco)
$100 Checking Account/Direct Deposit Bonus at PNC Bank
3rdUpdate on Wachovia CDs, Deals and News
Update on HSBC Online Savings Account Promo and a New Checking Account Bonus
Survey of Cash Back Credit Cards
2nd4.25% 24-Month / 3.91% 16-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
4.00% 6-Month CD at a California Bank - $10K Max (Guaranty).
2GB iPod Shuffle Checking Account Bonus at Compass Bank
4GB iPod nano Checking Account Bonus at a Hawaii Bank (Central Pacific)
Reward Checking News and Resources
HSBC Direct's New Savings Account Promo - 3.50% Guaranteed to 8/15/08
1st$50 Checking Account Bonus without DD at TCF Bank
5.00% 55-Month CD at NASA FCU - Easy Membership

May 2008

31st4.00% 18-Month / 3.75% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (AmTrust )
3.60% 6-Month / 3.65% 12-Month CD at a Washington State CU (HAPO Community)
3.71% 6-Month / 3.76% 12-Month CD at a Virginia CU (DuPoint Community).
3.70% 7-Month CD at a CA/NY Credit Union - plus a Savings Account Promo (First Entertainment).
4.00% 6-Month CD at a Hawaii Credit Union (Maui County Employees')
4.78% 60-Month / 4.04% 18-Month CD at a California Credit Union Continues (UNCLE).
30thFourth Bank Failure of 2008 - Small Minnesota Bank, First Integrity
4.00% 4-Month CD at a New York Credit Union (Advantage)
4.00% 15-Month CD at a Nevada CU (WestStar)
29thUpdate on Navy FCU - Money Market Account, CDs and My Experience Joining
Navy Federal Credit Union Updates - Eligibility and My Recent CD Issues
AmTrustDirect Introduces e-Savings Account with 5.36% APY for 90 Days
3.75% 9-Month / 4.00% 18-Month CD at a Texas Bank (First National)
4.25% 15-Month CD at a GA/TN/NC Bank (United Community).
4.86% 60-Month / 4.08% 24-Month CD at Discover Bank
4.00% 17-Month CD at a Florida Bank (TIB)
$150 Citibank Checking Account Bonus
$150 Checking Account Bonus at a Maryland Bank (The Columbia)
28thING Direct's New Security Software
High Local CD Rates at Countrywide Bank
4.00% Money Market Account Guaranteed Through 2008 at a GA/NC/SC/AL Bank (Woodlands)
4.33% 36-Month / 4.59% 48-Month CD at a New Jersey CU (Garden Savings)
27th3.75% 12-Month / 3.50% 6-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Equity)
3.73% 9-Month / 4.25% 23-Month CD at First Commercial Bank of Florida
Brokered CD Depositors of Failed ANB Financial Having to Wait
Fee Refunds and Hold Times at Bank of America
3.65% 5-Month CD at a California CU - Add-On Feature (SchoolsFirst)
26th3.50% 3 to 12-Month CDs and $200 Checking Bonus at Metropolitan National Bank
$101 Checking Account Bonus at a DC Credit Union (Signal Financial)
25th4.05% 7-Month / 4.05% 12-Month CD at a California Bank (Vineyard)
24th4.70% 60-Month / 3.60% 20-Month CD at M&I Bank
3.70% 6-Month CD at a Tampa Florida Bank (Pilot).
3.90% 3-Month / 3.60% 7-Month CD at a California Bank (Vineyard).
3.85% 24-Month / 3.95% 60-month CD at a Texas Credit Union (SACU).
Rates Slashed at AARP Financial Savings Center
23rdBank Failure Predictions and the Texas Ratio
Banks Reducing Nationwide Availability of Reward Checking Accounts and Discouraging Small Debit Card Purchases
Patelco Credit Union Absorbs Cal State 9
Problems Grow at GMAC's Mortgage Unit, ResCap
$100 Checking Account Bonus at a Dallas Bank (Century)
22nd4.05% 6-Month CD at a Houston Credit Union (Plus4)
$75 Checking Account Bonus at Guaranty Bank
4.00% 4-Month CD at a California CU (Pacific Transportation)
21stAgriculture FCU's No-Penalty 3.50% 36-Month CD - Easy Membership
20th4.00% 12-Month / 4.50% 60-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (CenTrust).
5.50% 36-Month CD at a St. Louis CU (Gateway Metro)
Survey of High Yield Stimulus CDs
4.00% 12-Month / 4.50% 48-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Wheatland)
19th4.00% Savings Account Guaranteed Until Jan 2009 at a Florida Bank (US Century)
Free iPod nano Checking Account Bonus at Bank of North Georgia
4.05% 14-Month / 4.30% 24-Month CD at a Florida Bank (First Commercial).
3.70% 10-Month CD at a Florida / Alabama CU (Pen Air)
18th$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Houston - Plus Recap on Wachovia Deals
17th3.65% 6-Month CD at a Florida / Alabama CU (Pen Air).
3.77% 8-Month CD at a Washington State Bank (Raymond Federal).
3.50% 12-Month / 3.30% 6-Month CD at a Nevada Bank (Community Bank of Nevada)
5.00% 36-Month / 4.00% 12-Month CD at a New Hampshire Credit Union (NHFCU)
15th4.25% 36-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Highlands)
14thMore Nationwide Reward Checking Accounts
4.01% 13-Month CD at a Florida Panhandle Bank (First City).
13thNew $200 Citibank Checking Account Promotion
5.05% 9-Month CD at a CA/NY Credit Union (First Entertainment).
$175 New Checking Account and Credit Card Offer at NASA FCU (Easy Membership)
5.65% 7-Month CD at NASA FCU (Open to All)
iGObanking.com Launches High Interest Checking
12th4.06% 24-Month / 3.80% 12-Month CD at a Maryland CU (Oldham Family Alliance)
4.10% 18-Month CD at a North Carolina CU (NewBridge)
11thUpdate on National City's 5% CD Special - New Shorter Terms
10thUpdate on National City's 5% CD Special and Latest National City News
3.85% 6-Month CD at a California CU (California Pacific).
4.15% 10-Month CD at a Multi-State CU (Chevron).
3.85% 5-Month / 3.50% 23-Month CD at a South Florida CU (BrightStar).
4.00% 24-Month CD at a Massachusetts CU (Greylock).
4.00% 15-Month / 4.25% 48-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Sunshine Savings).
4.50% 60-Month / 3.95% 12-Month CD at a Washington State Bank (Cashmere Valley).
4.07% 12-Month Special CD at Patelco Credit Union
Bank Failure at ANB Financial - FDIC Press Release
9th5.82% 11-Month CD at an Idaho/Wyoming Bank (ANB Financial)
5.13% 12-Month / 5.28% 36-Month CD at an Idaho Bank (ANB Financial).
E-LOAN's 3.75% Savings Account Promotion and Higher CD Rates
Update on Chase Checking Account Bonuses - Up to $225 in Bonuses
4.00% 18-Month / 4.50% 54-Month CD at Mutual Bank - Nationally Available
New $125 Chase Checking Account Bonus
4.18% 24-Month / 3.98% 14-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Heritage) - Update
8thE*TRADE Raises Complete Savings Account Yield - Start of a New Trend?
7th3.95% 12-Month CD at Ascencia Bank - Nationally Available
5.00% 5-Month CD at a Multi-State CU - $25K Max / Easy Membership (Xerox).
5% 5-Month CD ($25K Max) and $50 Money Market Account Bonus at Xceed Financial Credit Union.
6th3.50% 12-Month Liquid CD Promotion at NexBank
Wachovia's Way2Save Savings Account Golf Promo - 16% for 3 Months
5thMore Concerns of Bank of America's Buy-Out of Countrywide
4.00% 7-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership/ASI-Insured Only (Christian Community)
3.75% 4-Month / 3.75% 10-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (St. Charles)
5.00% 60-Month / 4.05% 23-Month CD at a Florida CU (Keys)
4th5.00% 5-Year CD at a Michigan CU - $5K Max (United Financial)
3.00% Checking and Some High CD Rates at Sun National Bank in NJ/DE
6.15% 13-Month CD at a MI/OH/AR Credit Union - lower rates for $5K+ (United).
3rd4.25% 23-Month CD at an Indiana CU (Horizon One)
4.00% 11-Month CD at a TX/LA/MS Credit Union (RiverLand).
3.75% 9-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership/ASI-Insured Only (Christian Community).
3.80% 9-Month CD at an Ohio CU - and $50 checking bonus (Toledo Area Community).
3.90% 11-Month CD at a Washington State CU - and $100 Checking Bonus (Sound).
5.00% 5-Month CD at a Premier America CU - $5K Max - Easy Membership.
3.71% 12-Month / 3.75% 18-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Beverly Bank & Trust).
4.00% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU (Dallas Telco).
4.03% 6-Month / 4.03% 12-Month CD at a California CU - Jumbo (American First).
4.23% 12-Month CD at an Arizona CU (Pinal County).
3.85% 24-Month CD at a Southwest FL Bank (Florida Community).
4.03% 7-Month / 3.95% 24-Month CD at a California Bank (Pacific State).
5.30% 60-Month / 4.96% 36-Month CD at a Virginia CU (Northwest).
National City CD Promotion Extended Again
2ndGMAC Bank Increases CD Rates - New 4.10% 12-Month CD
4.00% 25-Month / 3.75% 15-Month CD at a Michigan Bank (Bank of Auburn Hills)
1stNew I Bond Composite Rate of 4.52% - Fixed Rate Remains at 1.40%
New Alliant Credit Union Savings Account and CD Rates - Down But Still Very Competitive
E*TRADE Update - Savings Account Bonus, Financial Health
Higher Long Term CD Rates at Pentagon FCU
4.75% 3-Month / 3.75% 6-Month CD at a California CU (California Pacific).

April 2008

30thFed Cuts Rates by 25 Basis Points - The Last Rate Cut?
WSJ Article - CD Rates Starting to Rise
29th4.00% 24-Month CD at a Virginia CU - Plus $100 Checking Bonus (Northwest)
3.50% Money Market Account Guaranteed Until 6/30/08 at Florida Capital Bank
28th6.00% 10-Month CD at a Florida CU (Pen Air)
6.05% 60-Month CD at an Indiana CU (Horizon One)
27thUpdate on Wachovia's 4.75% 60-Month Featured CD
10% 6-Month CD ($2.5K Max) and Other Promos and News at Flagstar Bank
26th4.50% Money Market 4-Month Promotion and CD Specials at a New Jersey CU (United Teletech Financial)
New Internet Bank - NewBank - $50 Checking Account Bonus - 5.25% 18-Month CD
4.00% 33-Month CD at a WA/OR/ID Bank (Banner).
4.20% 12-Month / 4.10% 36-Month CD at a Virginia CU (Richmond Postal).
4.00% 36-Month / 3.70% 12-Month CD at a Massachusetts CU (Central One)
25thGMAC Bank's Long Term CD Rates Up - Interest Rate Increase Expectations?
24th4.40% 5-Month / 4.20% 10-Month CD at an Oregon CU (Advantis)
Corus Bank Update - 4.00% Money Market Account, 3.75% CDs and Latest on its Financial Health
Update on ING Direct CDs
4.50% 59-Month CD at US Bank
23rdCapital One Raises Long Term CD Rates to as High as 5.50%
4.00% 8-Month CD at a South Florida Bank (Premier American).
4.06% 12-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Velocity).
22nd$75 Checking Account Promotion at Great Wisconsin Credit Union
Update on HSBC Checking and Savings Account Bonuses
HSBC Checking and Savings Account Bonuses
4.75% 60-Month CD and a New Way2Save Promotion at Wachovia
21st$50 Checking Account Promotion at SunTrust Continues
5.06% 60-Month Jumbo CD at Huntington Bank - Nationally Available
20th4.50% 60-Month CD at M&I Bank
7.50% 12-Month CD at a California CU - $1K Max - Also a $100 Checking Bonus (Meriwest)
Countrywide Bank's Savings Account and CD Rate Changes - Long Term CD Yields up to 4.50%
Next I Bond Inflation Component Will Be 4.83%
19th4.58% 10-Month CD at a Georgia CU (Georgia's Own).
5.00% 5-Month CD at an Indiana CU Continues (Fortress).
6.17% 9-Month CD at a Louisiana CU - IRA (Neighbors).
4.00% 15-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Our Credit Union).
4.15% 15-Month CD at a Nevada CU (WestStar).
5.02% 12-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU - IRA (Philadelphia).
4.58% 28-Month CD at a New York CU - IRA (Nassau Educators).
5.18% 36-Month / 4.68% 12-Month CD at a DC Credit Union (Washington Postal Employees).
4.09% 15-Month / 4.75% 60-Month CD at a Vermont CU (Green Mountain).
4.00% No-Minimum Online Checking Account at UnivestDirect
UnivestDirect Online Savings Account Yield Increased to 5.05%
17th4.15% 42-Month CD at BB&T Bank
5.00% 9-Month CD at a Michigan CU - $20K Max (Dort Federal Credit Union)
4.25% 60-Month CD at Wachovia in Some States
4.07% Money Market Account in Dallas at Bank of the Ozarks
5.05% 5-Month / 5.05% 12-Month CD at a Texas Bank (Bank of the Ozarks).
15th3.70% 9-Month / 3.50% 4-Month CD at a South Florida Bank (Great Florida)
3.67% 12-Month / 3.56% 6-Month CD at a New York City Bank (Savoy)
Indymac Bank Raises 5-Month Internet CD Yield to 5.70%
13thUpdate on National City's 5% CD and Latest Acquisition News
3.60% 3-Month / 3.60% 5-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (St. Louis)
3.88% 5-Month / 3.68% 3-Month at a SoCal Bank (Golden Coast)
12th4.15% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Panther Community).
3.75% 36-Month CD at BankUnited - Nationally Available
11th4.06% 12-Month / 4.32% 36-Month CD Nationally Available at State Bank of India - New York
Savings Account with 3.50% Guaranteed to 3/31/09 at a Chicago Bank (First Nations)
10thPotential GMAC Bank Problem Reported in Today's WSJ
$300 Business Checking Account Promotion at Sovereign Bank
9th4.08% Savings Account at a North New Jersey Bank (Saddle River Valley)
7th$150 Checking Account Bonus at Susquehanna Bank
6thHigh Yield Reward Checking Account Statistics
$250 Checking Account Bonus at a Michigan CU (Consumers)
5th4.00% 9-Month CD at Community First Bank Chicago.
4.00% 6-Month / 3.75% 12-Month CD at a Hawaii Credit Union (Valley Isle Community)
4.25% 6-Month / 4.10% 12-Month CD at an Oregon Bank (Lewis & Clark).
4.15% 12-Month / 4.00% 6-Month CD at a Houston Credit Union (PrimeWay).
4.58% 15-Month CD at a Virginia/DC Credit Union (State Department)
3.75% 9-Month / 4.00% 27-Month CD at a North Carolina CU (Summit)
4.00% 40-Month / 3.00% 4-Month CD at a Maine CU - No Early Withdrawal Penalty (Penobscot)
4.05% 12-Month / 4.15% 24-Month CD at a California CU (Schools)
4.00% 6-Month / 4.25% 60-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Millennium)
4.30% 60-Month CD at a New York Bank (Bank of Utica)
4.45% 60-Month / 4.15% 24-Month CD at a DC Credit Union (Library of Congress)
5.10% 60-Month / 4.15% 12-Month CD at an Illinois/Indiana CU - ASI-Insured Only (Credit Union 1)
4th5.00% 12-Month CD at a Colorado CU (Air Academy).
High Yield CDs at Air Academy FCU
Update on National City's CD Specials and Latest Acquisition News
Citibank Checking and Savings Account Promotions
3rd$150 / $75 Checking Account Promotions at Sovereign Bank
5.25% 15-Month / 4.95% 7-Month CD at a MD/NJ/DC Credit Union (Andrews).
2ndMore Rate Cuts - Savings, Checking and Reward Checking Accounts
$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Washington DC
Chase Visa Check Card $75 Promotion
1st$110 Checking Account Promotion at a Chicago Bank (Liberty Bank for Savings)
6.01% Reward Checking Account at Slades Bank in Massachusetts

March 2008

31st$25 Bonus for FNBO Direct's BillPay Account
30thNew Reward Checking Account Resource
$100 Checking Account Promotion at KeyBank
$50 Checking Account Promotion at Dollar Bank in OH/PA
29th4.00% Online Savings Account at Beverly National Bank
4.25% 6-Month CD at a Florida CU (Tropical Financial).
4.10% 12-Month CD at a New York CU (Hudson Valley).
4.14% 14-Month CD at an Ohio Credit Union (Glass City).
4.85% 12-Month / 4.35% 6-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Heartland Employees).
4.25% 12-Month / 4.30% 24-Month CD at a VA/NC Credit Union (Call).
3.92% 12-Month / 4.07% 24-Month CD at a Texas CU (NavyArmy)
4.05% 60-Month / 3.85% 15-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Cole Taylor).
4.20% 60-Month / 4.10% 12-Month CD at a New York City CU - Easy Membership (Montauk).
4.13% 60-Month / 3.82% 12-Month CD at a New York CU (LOMTO)
4.89% 60-Month / 4.73% 12-Month CD at a California/Arizona CU (United Methodist).
5.04% 60-Month / 4.52% 36-Month CD at a Texas CU - Up to 5.31% (Lone Star).
28thTop Long-Term CD Rates at Ascencia Bank
More Savings Account Rate Cuts - Provident, Zions, WaMu and Others
3.90% 12-Month Online CD at GMAC Bank
3.75% 9-Month CD at Wachovia in California - Lower Rates in Other States
4.85% 60-Month / 4.25% 12-Month CD at Philadelphia Federal Credit Union.
26th4.00% Money Market Account Promotion at Compass Bank in Texas
4.82% 24-Month / 4.52% 12-Month CD at a California CU (Mission City)
25thebank's ePremium Checking Account Now 5.00%
24th4.60% 24-Month / 4.08% 12-Month CD at a California CU - up to 4.91% (Los Angeles).
5% 48-Month / 4% 24-Month CD Special Extended Again at National City
4.25% 5-Month CD at a New Jersey Bank - and $100 Checking Bonus (OceanFirst)
4.65% 7-Month CD at a New York City Bank - and $150 Checking Bonus (Valley National Bank).
22nd5.40% 24-Month / 5.40% 12-Month CD at an Illinois CU - easy membership (Alliant).
Indymac Bank CDs - Big Rate Changes and Best Way to Close a CD
Competitive CD and Savings Account Rates Still at Alliant Credit Union
3.75% 9-Month CD at a Massachusetts Bank (Hyde Park Savings).
4.00% 8-Month CD at a New York CU - Jumbo (Teachers).
4.65% 8-Month CD at an Arizona CU - Up to 5.15% (Canyon State).
4.65% 7-Month CD at a New Jersey Bank - and $150 Checking Bonus (Valley National Bank).
4.00% 6-Month / 3.75% 12-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Family First).
4.00% 8-Month / 4.00% 16-Month CD at a Southwest Florida Bank (Liberty).
4.18% 12-Month CD / 4.18% 24-Month CD at a California CU (Educational Employees).
4.40% 21-Month / 3.60% 11-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU (Tri Boro).
3.97% 48-Month / 3.56% 12-Month CD at a Washington State CU (Group Health).
4.21% 49-Month / 3.70% 13-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU (Galaxy).
4.24% 24-Month / 4.19% 12-Month CD at a DC Credit Union (Signal Financial).
4.25% 4-Month / 4.25% 36-Month CD at a Central New Jersey CU (United Teletech Financial).
4.50% 55-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Third Federal Savings & Loan).
4.65% 18-Month / 4.55% 30-Month CD at a California CU (First Financial).
5.50% 24-Month CD at a New York CU (Buffalo Metropolitan).
4.30% 60-Month / 4.11% 24-Month CD at an Arizona CU (First).
4.44% 60-Month / 3.98% 36-Month CD at a Virginia CU (Northwest).
4.47% 18-Month / 4.47% 60-Month CD at a Miami CU (MPS).
4.40% 12-Month / 4.50% 60-Month CD at an Arizona/Texas CU (TruWest).
4.50% 84-Month / 4.25% 18-Month CD at a Texas CU (SACU).
EXPIRED: 4.60% 60-Month / 4.20% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU - Easy Membership (University).
4.39% 7-Month / 4.65% 60-Month CD at a California Bank (Pacific State).
4.44% 60-Month / 4.18% 36-Month CD at a Washington State Bank (North Cascades National Bank)
21st4.87% 60-Month / 4.76% 36-Month CD at a Missouri CU (Health Care Family)
5.49% 60-Month / 4.80% 12-Month CD at a Georgia Bank (Carver State).
4.00% 5-Month CD at a California CU - Add-On Feature (OCTFCU).
Savings and Checking Account Rates Slashed - WaMu, HSBC, Emigrant, E-LOAN, and More
4.25% 9-Month CD at an Arizona CU (Tucson Old Pueblo)
5.00% 48-Month / 4.00% 24-Month CD Special Continues at National City Bank
20th4.18% 24-Month / 3.98% 14-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Heritage)
4.55% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Hanmi).
Exceeding the $100K FDIC/NCUA Limits with POD's - Use Caution
4.00% Money Market Promo with Yield Guaranteed to June 30th at Banco Popular
19thOnline Banks Quick to Cut Rates after Yesterday's Fed Rate Cut
Countrywide Bank Raises 12-month CD Yield to 4.20%
4.78% 60-Month / 4.04% 18-Month CD at a California CU (UNCLE)
18th4.71% 12-Month CD at a New York City Bank (Savoy).
Fed Cuts Rates by 75 Basis Points - Best Savings Strategies in this Environment?
4.20% 60-Month CD at Bank of Internet USA
17thThe Fed Makes a Surprise Move to Ease Credit Crisis
4.00% 6-Month CD at a Florida Bank - Liquid Feature (Grand Bank & Trust)
16th$100 Checking Account Bonus at a Missouri CU (American Eagle)
$40 Checking Account Bonus at National Bank of Kansas City
15th4.32% 9-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Velocity).
5.00% 48-Month CD at National City Bank Extended
6.00% 6-Month CD at a San Antonio CU (Generations).
4.50% 9-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership/ASI-Insured Only (Christian Community).
4.75% 3-Month CD at a California Credit Union (California Pacific)
7.00% 6-Month CD at a Premier America CU - $5K Max - Easy Membership.
4.00% 48-Month CD at a California Bank - and 4.00 MMA (Independence).
4.15% 25-Month / 4.05% 7-Month CD at a Missouri CU (American Eagle).
4.50% 27-Month / 4.40% 15-Month CD at a Maryland CU (First Peoples Community).
4.00% 60-Month CD at a California CU - IRA/Easy Membership (Provident).
13th5.90% 6-Month / 5.90% 12-Month CD at a Florida CU (Tropical Financial) - and 5.07% Savings Account
$100 Checking Account Bonus at a Nebraska Bank (First National Bank North Platte)
5.75% 9-Month CD at a Georgia CU (Georgia's Own)
Citibank Raises Yield on Ultimate Money Account to 5.10% / Citibank Promo Updates
12th4.31% Money Market Account Through 8/8/2008 and $80 Bonus at an Illinois Bank (Elk Grove)
$100 TD AMERITRADE Account Bonus
11th5.00% 11-Month CD at a California CU (Cal State 9).
Savings Account Rate Cuts by Countrywide, ING Direct and Citibank
10th5.56% 12-Month CD at Melrose Credit Union (Open to All)
5.00% 48-Month / 4.00% 24-Month CD at National City Bank
Update on $100 Checking Account Bonus at Flagstar Bank
4.00% 8-Month Add-On CD at WaMu
8th4.25% 7-Month CD at a California CU - with liquid option (Southland).
5.00% 5-Month CD at a Massachusetts Credit Union (First Priority).
4.50% 14-Month CD at a North Florida CU (Coastline).
5.08% 12-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Christian Financial).
4.00% 30-Month CD at a California CU - Add-On (Pacific Service).
4.00% 48-Month CD at an Ohio Bank (Community National).
4.44% 18-Month / 4.44% 60-Month CD at an Illinois CU (Kane County Teachers).
4.90% 60-Month / 4.75% 36-Month CD at a California CU (First Imperial).
4.50% 60-Month / 4.44% 30-Month CD at a Washington State CU (Prevail).
4.64% 15-Month CD for Current Members of Northrop Grumman FCU.
7thMore Savings Account Rate Cuts - E*TRADE, EmigrantDirect and Others
Hume Bank, a Small Missouri Bank, Becomes Second Bank to Fail This Year
$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Southern California
Reminder: 5.00% 48-Month CD at National City Bank - Nationwide Availability
6th7.00% 6-Month CD at a CA Credit Union - $5K Max (Pacific Service)
4.30% 60-Month and 4.00% 15-Month Online CDs at iGObanking.com
5th$100 Business Checking Account Promotion at Bank of America
5.05% 12-Month / 4.80% 48-Month CD at a California CU (Pacific Transportation).
5.00% 5-Month CD at a California CU (Pacific Transportation).
4th$200 Checking Account Bonus at MB Financial Bank
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at a Hawaii CU (Aloha Pacific)
3rdEarn Up to $100 in PNC Bank's Checking Account Promotion - Update
4.42% 60-Month / 4.15% 48-Month CDs Online at M&T Bank
$75 Checking Account Bonus and Some CD Deals at a SoCal Credit Union (Visterra)
$75 Checking Account Bonus at an Illinois Branch of US Bank
2nd$100 Checking Account Bonus at TCF Bank
New Online Savings Account - 5.30% at Direct Huntington
1stNew Account Bonus ($20-$100) at Discover Bank
4.26% 8-Month / 4.26% 12-Month CD at a Florida Bank (First Commercial).
4.30% 3-Month CD at a California Bank (Luther Burbank Savings).
4.75% 11-Month CD at a Houston CU (Associated Credit Union of Texas).
5.00% 5-Month CD at a Texas Bank (American Bank of Commerce).
5.00% 9-Month CD at a VA/NC Credit Union (Call).
6.80% 6-Month CD at a Washington DC Credit Union (Transit Employees).
4.20% 15-Month CD at a California Bank (Kaiser Federal).
4.65% 15-Month / 4.50% 9-Month CD at a Utah CU - Easy Membership (Mountain America).
4.57% 12-Month / 4.37% 24-Month CD at a Wisconsin CU (Riverwood-Maritime).
4.71% 30-Month / 4.51% 12-Month CD at an Illinois CU (Access).
4.25% 12-Month / 4.50% 60-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Michigan Schools & Government).
4.73% 60-Month / 4.42% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU (Austin Telco).
5.20% 60-Month / 5.00% 36-Month CD at a DC Credit Union (Library of Congress).
5.00% 60-Month / 4.70% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU (First Basin).

February 2008

29th6.98% 36-Month CD at a California Bank - Variable IRA (Alliance Bank)
4.85% 14-Month / 4.70% 7-Month CD at Principal Bank - Available Nationwide.
Savings Account Rate Cuts at Countrywide and GMAC Bank
Opening a GMAC Bank Money Market Savings Account
28thPreparing for Bank Failures
5.00% 5-Month CD at an Indiana CU (Fortress)
5.75% 24-Month / 5.50% 12-Month CD at a New York CU (Buffalo Metropolitan)
New PenFed CD Rates - Down But Still Competitive - Update
27th$100 Checking Account Bonus at Webster Bank
26thSuperior Savings is Becoming Capital One Bank
FDIC Report on Fourth Quarter Performance of the Banking Industry
4.75% 30-Month / 4.50% 12-Month CD at Southeast Financial FCU - Easy Membership.
High-Yield Reward Checking Account at a Washington State CU (People's Community)
5.00% 24-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (United SA).
4.00% 15-Month / 4.00% 55-Month CD at a California CU - IRA (The Golden 1)
25th$50 Checking Account Bonus at Patelco Credit Union
Discover Bank's AAA Affiliated Money Market Account and CDs
4.86% 60-Month Jumbo CD at Huntington Bank - Nationally Available
24th5.25% 7-Month CD at a New York Bank (Valley National).
23rd5.01% 24-Month / 5.00% 12-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Baptist).
4.75% 60-Month CD at a Kansas Credit Union (Central Star).
4.85% 60-Month / 4.60% 12-Month CD at a Texas CU (Dallas Telco).
5.25% 60-Month / 5.09% 12-Month CD at a California/Arizona CU (United Methodist).
National City Bank Extends the 4.50% 48-Month CD Special
4.50% 7-Month CD at a Chicago Bank - plus 4.60% 3-Month Checking Special (American Eagle).
22ndMore Falling Savings Account Rates - Big Drop at OneUnited
Capital One Increases Rates on its Online Money Market Accounts
OneUnited - Still Holding at 5.30%, And Now a $50 Bonus
5.25% 14-Month / 5.10% 33-Month CD at Principal Bank - Available Nationwide
21stIndymac Bank CD Rate Update - 4.45% 4-Month CD, 4.00% 10-Month CD
Indymac Bank CD Rate Update - 5.65% 4-Month, 5.50% 9-Month CD
Update on Chase and Bank of America Checking Account Bonuses
5.10% 24-Month / 5.00% 12-Month CD at a New Hampshire Credit Union (NHFCU)
20thUpdate On Zions Bank's Deseret Money Market Account - Update
19th5.13% 3-Month CD at a California Bank (Bank of the Sierra).
7.00% 6-Month CD ($5K Max) at Premier America Credit Union is Extended
16th4.90% 13-Month CD at a Florida Bank (Sunshine Savings).
5.05% 12-Month CD at an Illinois CU (DeKalb County).
15thMore Savings Account and CD Rate Cuts
14th$100 Checking Account Bonus at a Washington State CU (Sound)
New 5.50% Online Savings Account from E-LOAN
More Savings Account Rate Cuts - Update
Another Chase $125 Checking Account Bonus
$150 Checking Account Bonus at Imperial Capital Bank
13th4.84% 7-Month / 4.84% 13-Month CD at The Credit Union of Alabama
12th5.05% 24-Month CD at an Illinois CU - ASI-Insured Only (Abbott Laboratories Employees)
E*TRADE Update - Rate Drops, Savings Account Bonus, Financial Health
4.50% 48-Month CD at National City Bank
10th4.80% 5-Month CD at Countrywide Bank
$100 Checking Account Bonus at a NJ/PA/DE Bank (The Bank/Fulton) - Update
9th5.00% 5-Month CD at a California CU (Central State).
5.00% 9-Month CD at a Massachusetts Bank (Hyde Park Savings).
6.00% 7-Month CD at a Washington CU - $10K Max (Group Health).
7.00% 7-Month CD at a Texas CU - $7K Max (Premier America).
Premier America Still Advertising 7% 7-Month 7K-Max CD in Houston.
5.35% 15-Month CD at a Virginia/DC Credit Union (State Department).
5.02% 48-Month CD at a Florida CU (Envision).
5.20% 29-Month / 5.00% 9-Month CD at an Indiana CU (North Park Community).
5.00% 60-Month CD at a Virginia CU (PortAlliance).
5.27% 60-Month / 5.01% 24-Month CD at a Texas CU (Baptist).
4.85% 13-Month CD at a Colorado CU (Elevations).
5.05% 12-Month CD at a North Carolina Bank (Blue Ridge Savings).
4.55% 12-Month / 4.50% 60-Month CD at a Northern FL Credit Union (Florida Telco).
4.75% 60-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Plaza).
8th4.70% 18-Month CD at California Credit Union - Easy Membership.
Online Savings Account and CD Rates Continue to Fall
$200 Bonus for a Chase Business Checking Account
7th$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Florida
6thAmTrustDirect's 5.11% 3-Month Guarantee on its e-Savings Account
AmTrustDirect's $50 Bonus for 3 Months of Automated Transfers
More Savings Account Rate Cuts
5th5.00% 6-Month CD at a Texas CU - with an add-on feature (Amplify).
Update on LaSalle Bank's $100 Checking Account Bonus
$100 Checking Account Bonus with no DD Requirements at LaSalle Bank
CyberSaver Account with a High Yield 90-Day Intro at GCF Bank
4thOneUnited Cuts Online Savings Account Rate to 5.15% APY
$50 Cash Bonus for Compass Bank Checking Account in Texas and Alabama
Still Some 5% CDs at Countrywide Bank
3rdNew Chase $125 Checking Account Bonus - Update
7.00% 7-Month CD at a Virginia/DC Credit Union - $7K Max (State Department).
2nd10% 7-Month CD ($1K Max) and $50 Direct Deposit Bonus at SoCal CU (Wescom).
5.10% 9-Month CD at a California CU - Easy Membership (E-Central).
5.15% 6-Month / 5.15% 11-Month CD at a California CU - and up to 5.30% (Los Angeles).
5.20% 7-Month CD at a California CU (1st United).
5.25% 9-Month CD at a Maryland CU - Easy Membership (Money One).
5.10% 7-Month / 5.00% 12-Month CD at a Dallas Bank (Equity).
5.31% 13-Month CD at a MD/SC/MA Credit Union (Market USA).
5.75% 13-Month CD at a California/Arizona CU (LA Financial).
LA Financial Still Listing a 5.75% 13-Month CD Promotion.
5.00% 24-Month CD at a Colorado Bank (Community Banks of Colorado).
5.00% 15-Month / 5.00% 60-Month CD at a Rhode Island CU (Greenwood).
5.09% 24-Month / 5.09% 60-Month CD at a California Bank (Savings Bank of Mendocino County).
5.10% 24-Month / 5.10% 60-Month CD at a Washington State CU (NW Plus).
5.30% 60-Month / 5.25% 48-Month CD at a Utah Credit Union (Utah Community).
5.65% 60-Month / 5.30% 12-Month CD at a Utah CU (Intermountain).
5% Free Checking Account Promotion at Capital One in Texas
5.00% 7-Month / 5.10% 4-Month CD at a California CU (USE).
5.00% 36-Month / 5.00% 84-Month CD at a Texas CU (SACU).
5.00% 60-Month / 4.86% 12-Month CD at a New York CU (LOMTO).
5.25% 8-Month CD at a California CU (Santa Clara County).
5.00% 60-Month / 4.90% 12-Month CD at a Georgia CU (Atlanta Postal).
5.00% 60-Month / 4.85% 12-Month CD at Philadelphia Federal Credit Union.
5.08% 60-Month / 4.78% 12-Month CD at a Virginia CU (Fort Lee).
5.15% 9-Month CD at a Missouri Bank (Farmers State Bank).
Expired: 5.26% 36-Month CD at an Illinois Credit Union (Scott)
5.10% 5-Month CD at a California CU - easy membership (NuVision).
5.05% 60-Month / 4.75% 12-Month CD at a Colorado CU (Bellco).
5.33% 54-Month CD at an Ohio/Pennsylvania CU (Sun Federal).
5.20% 18-Month CD at a Tennessee CU (Old Hickory).
5.15% 24-Month / 5.10% 12-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (Alamo).
1st5.31% 6-Month CD at Corus Bank - Available Nationwide
5.00% 60-Month CD at Justice FCU - Easy Membership
Rate Cuts Hit the Nation's Best Reward Checking Account
More Falling Savings Account Rates
New PenFed CD Rates - Down But Still Competitive
It's Official: 6.00% 3 to 7 Year CDs at Penfed

January 2008

30thThursday is Last Day for 5.75% 13-Month CD at LA Financial Credit Union
Fed Cuts Rate by 50 Basis Points - Prepare for Another Round of Savings Account and CD Rate Cuts
5.15% 7-Month CD at Indymac Bank
29thCapital One's 4.00% 12-month Checking Account Deal in Central Texas Ends Thursday
5.25% 9-Month Add-On CD Still Available at Money One FCU (easy membership)
More Falling Savings Account and CD Rates
First US Bank Failure of 2008
5.05% 5-Month CD Special at Wachovia in Some States
28thLast Day for WaMu's 5.10% 7-Month Add-On CD
27th5.10% 3-Month CD at Countrywide in CA, 5.00% In Some Other States
$100 Checking Account Bonus with DD at Flagstar Bank
5.25% 11-Month CD at a Michigan CU (FEDCom).
26th5.30% 3-Month Brokered CD at TD Ameritrade
5.20% 12-Month / 5.35% 5-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Evergreen Private).
5.30% 48-Month / 5.15% 24-Month CD at an Ohio Credit Union (TPS).
5.10% 60-Month / 5.00% 36-Month CD at a New York CU (Bethpage).
5.00% 10-Month CD at a Colorado CU (Boulder Valley).
5.10% 9-Month CD at an Illinois Bank (Bank of Illinois).
5.20% 11-Month CD at a Washington State Bank (The Bank of Washington).
5.20% 9-Month CD at a California CU (USE).
5.21% 6-Month / 5.21% 11-Month CD at a Michigan CU (Consumers).
5.25% 9-Month CD at a Vermont/New Hampshire CU (Heritage Family).
5.25% 7-Month / 5.15% 11-Month CD at a Florida Bank (CenterState).
5.35% 6-Month CD at a North Carolina Bank (Carolina Premier).
5.45% 7-Month / 5.45% 11-Month CD at a Florida Bank (First Florida).
5.50% 3-Month CD at a Los Angeles Bank (California Business).
7.45% 9-Month CD at a Southern California CU - $7.5K Max (Patriots).
5.00% 12-Month CD at a Dallas Bank - plus $77 Checking Bonus (Century).
5.04% 18-Month CD at a Michigan CU and Update on a Failed CU (Detroit Edison).
5.10% 17-Month CD at a New York Credit Union (DOT).
5.15% 12-Month / 5.05% 5-Month CD at a California CU (San Mateo).
5.27% 15-Month CD at a Carolina CU (Carolina Telco).
5.28% 12-Month / 5.05% 24-Month at a Texas CU (Soltex).
5.12% 18-Month / 5.12% 36-Month CD at a New Jersey CU (Garden Savings).
5.13% 24-Month / 5.13% 12-Month CD at a DC Credit Union (Signal Financial).
5.15% 24-Month CD at a New York CU - $99K Min (Western New York FCU).
5.20% 36-Month CD at a Texas Credit Union (SACU).
5.22% 12-Month / 5.22% 24-Month CD at a New York CU (LOMTO).
5.22% 24-Month CD at a Texas/New Mexico CU (FirstLight).
5.15% 60-Month / 5.05% 36-Month CD at a South Carolina Bank (CoastalStates).
5.01% 15-Month / 5.15% 60-Month CD at a North Carolina CU - easy membership (Coastal).
5.15% 60-Month / 5.00% 36-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU (Freedom).
5.10% 36-Month / 5.20% 60-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU (Tri County Area).
5.25% 60-Month / 5.09% 36-Month CD at an Illinois Credit Union (GCS).
5.25% 60-Month CD at an Ohio CU (Kemba).
5.25% 60-Month / 5.00% 13-Month CD at a Chicago Bank (Broadway).
5.25% 60-Month / 5.20% 48-Month CD at a Pennsylvania CU (Diamond).
5.30% 60-Month CD at an Indiana CU (Pro Fed).
5.35% 60-Month CD at a Florida CU - and other deals (First Florida).
5.36% 60-Month / 5.20% 18-Month CD at a New York CU (SeaComm).
5.44% 60-Month / 5.18% 12-Month CD at a Utah CU (Deseret First).
5.48% 60-Month / 5.17% 24-Month CD at a Texas CU (InvesTex).
25th5.10% 7-Month CD at WaMu in Some States
5.25% 13-Month and 7-Month CD at Superior Savings of New England
Update on Alliant Credit Union and its 5.40% CDs
Update on Alliant Credit Union and Their Field of Membership
CD Rates Falling Quickly - Best Options for Locking in CD Rates
The Plummeting Savings Accounts and CD Rates
24th5.00% 60-Month CD at Advanta Bank Corp
23rdSome More Decent CD Rates That Are Still Available
5.00% 6-Month CD at a Tampa Bank - plus $50 Checking Bonus (Central Bank)
22nd5.55% to 5.90% on 5 to 10 Year CDs at KeyDirect
A Surprise Fed Rate Cut of 75 Basis Points
21stHistory of the High Yield Reward Checking Account
20th5.10% 6 and 3-Month CDs at Countrywide in Some States
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Fifth Third Bank
19th5.50% 9-Month CD at a Los Angeles CU (Water and Power Community).
7.77% 7-Month CD at an Illinois Bank - $7.7K Max (Bridgeview).
5.10% 13-Month / 5.28% 6-Month CD at a Colorado CU (Elevations).
5.15% 24-Month / 5.15% 12-Month CD at an Illinois CU - easy membership (Alliant).
5.25% 35-Month CD at an Alabama/Georgia Bank (CharterBank).
5.75% 60-Month / 5.50% 24-Month CD at an Idaho/Washington CU (Potlatch No. 1).
18th5.43% 15-Month CD at a Carolina CU Continues (Carolina Telco).
Large Rate Cuts on Countrywide Bank's Savings Account and CDs
17thWaMu's New 7.00% Savings for Success Account
CD and Savings Account Specials at Washington Mutual
Update on WaMu's Savings for Success Account
16thNews Coverage on the Savings Programs from Wachovia, WaMu and Bank of America
6.00% for 90 Days in New Savings Account at UmbrellaBank
Rate Cuts Continue at Online Banks - UmbrellaBank, UFB Direct, ING Direct
15th5.00% 12-Month / 5.00% 6-Month CD at a California Bank (Temecula Valley).
$100 Checking Account Bonus at Addison Avenue FCU - Easy Membership
14thNew Chase $125 Checking Account Bonus
13thChecking Account Bonuses ($100 Personal/$200 Business) at Sovereign Bank
$125 Chase Checking Account Bonus
12th5.50% 25-Month / 5.30% 7-Month CD at Key Bank in Some States
6.00% Money Market Promotion at a Pennsylvania Bank (Beneficial)
5.33% 60-Month / 5.12% 12-Month CD at a New Jersey CU (Garden Savings).
5.15% 5-Month / 5.00% 18-Month CD at a Massachusetts Bank (Hyde Park Savings).
11th5.25% 48-Month CD and Money Market Special at National City Bank
5.13 12-Month CD at a California CU (Valley Oak)
It's Official. Bank of America is Buying Countrywide
10th$100 Bank of America Checking Account Bonus Continues
Bank of America $100 Credit Card Bonus
Emigrant Direct Lowers Savings Account Rate
9th$200 Bonus for Business Checking and $100 for Personal Checking at Comerica Bank
5.27% 6-Month CD at a Florida Bank (First Commercial).
More Savings Account Rate Cuts - UFB Direct, Capital One
8thMore Concerns about Countrywide
High Deposit Rates and Banks' Narrowing Margins
5.10% 24-Month CD at New Hampshire Federal Credit Union
7thNew $25 Bonus for E*TRADE Bank's Complete Savings Account
5.50% 4-Month Internet CD Special at Indymac Bank
5th5.20% 60-Month CD at a New Mexico CU - Easy Membership (US New Mexico).
5.25% 18-Month / 5.25% 60-Month CD at a New York Bank (LibertyPointe).
5.30% 17-Month / 5.25% 11-Month CD at a California CU (Tulare County).
5.75% 12-Month CD at a Southern California CU (Patriots).
5.40% 36-Month / 5.35% 24-Month CD at a TX/CO Credit Union (Security Service).
5.80% 24-Month CD at a Massachusetts CU (MIT).
4thSaturday Is Last Day for Patelco's 5.50% 9-Month CD
5.25% 6-Month / 5.25% 60-Month CD at a Michigan CU - and all terms in between (Consumers)
3rd$75 Checking Account Bonus at a Wachovia Branch in Texas Plus Reminder of Wachovia's Nationwide $50 Bonus
More Cuts in Savings and Checking Account Rates
2nd5.30% Money Market Promotion at a Florida Bank (Sun American)
1stKeyDirect Raises Money Market Account Yield to 5.35%
5.25% 48-Month CD and 4.75% Money Market Promo at National City