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Compare rates on 4 year CDs from banks and credit unions. Use the filter box below to customize your results. You can also use our Early Withdrawal Penalty Calculator to compare a 4-year CD rate to the effective APY of a CD with a longer term and higher rate that is broken at the 4-year mark. Click here to read more about features and tips related to 4-year CDs.

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3.00%
$5k-$2,733
ConnectOne Bank48 Month Personal CD4 Reviews
2.94%
$500-$3,081
KS StateBank4 Year CD
2.90%
$500-$3,029
2.88%*
$2,500-$3,007
Popular Direct4 Year Popular Direct CD41 Reviews
2.80%
$10k-$2,920
2.75%
$500-$2,866
2.75%
$500-$2,866
Service Credit Union4 Year Share Certificate20 Reviews
2.75%
$1k-$2,866
EverBank4 Year Yield Pledge CD70 Reviews
2.75%
$5k-$2,866
2.75%
$10k-$2,866
2.75%*
$10k$100k$2,810
2.68%
$1k-$2,798
2.65%
$500$200k$2,765
2.65%
$2,500$250k$2,757
Communitywide FCU48 Month Share Certificate5 Reviews
2.60%
$2k-$2,711
M.Y. Safra Bank48 Month Online Promo CD (New Money)3 Reviews
2.57%
$5k-$2,678
2.56%
$500-$2,668
NASA FCU49 Months Share Certificate Special (New Money)27 Reviews
2.50%
$5k-$2,659
2.50%*
$1k-$2,603
Salem Five Direct48 Month eCD Special28 Reviews
2.50%
$10k$500k$2,603
Salem Five48 Month CD Special6 Reviews
2.50%
$10k-$2,603
2.50%
$2,500-$2,595
Melrose Credit Union4 Year Share Certificate20 Reviews
2.50%
$5k-$2,595
PenFed Credit Union4 Year Money Market Certificate138 Reviews
2.48%
$1k-$2,574
Interior FCU48 Month Share Certificate
2.47%*
$500-$2,570
Capital One48 Month 360 CD380 Reviews
2.45%
--$2,549
2.45%
$2k-$2,549
United States Senate FCU48-60 Month Smart Certificate4 Reviews
2.45%*
$20k$100k$2,521
2.40%
$500-$2,488
American Heritage FCU48 Month Share Certificate3 Reviews
2.36%
$1k-$2,452
2.35%
$500-$2,441
2.35%
$1k-$2,441
Ally BankRaise Your Rate 4-Year CD659 Reviews
2.35%*
--$2,434
2.34%*
$25k-$2,430
2.33%
$500-$2,420
2.30%*
$500-$2,387
Bethpage FCU48 Month Certificate8 Reviews
2.30%
$50-$2,387
Montgomery County Employees FCU48 Month MVP Best Share Certificate
2.28%
$1k-$2,366

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4-Year CD Rates

CDs come in a variety of shapes and sizes. The 4-year CD, or 48 month share certificate as it is sometimes called, is a longer term time deposit that provides a safe alternative to other market investments while issuing a decent return on principal. Opening a CD with a bank or credit union is typically an easy process and can be done via the institutions’ online banking platform.

4-Year CD Rate History – Average APY (%) Rate Trend over Time

What is a CD?

A CD, or certificate of deposit, is a deposit made to a financial institution for a specified, and agreed upon, period of time. CDs are illiquid and non-transactional accounts that come with rules governing their behavior and how they can be used. Early withdrawal penalties can eat a large percentage of interest earned by a CD, so it is best to make sure that you won’t be needing your deposit back until the CD’s maturity date.

The Barbell Strategy

A savvy investing strategy is Barbell investing. By opening several short term CDs as well as several long term CDs, you can take advantage of high interest rates while avoiding a drop-off in interest with the medium-term CDs. Because you will have short-term CDs maturing soon, you will be able to take advantage of medium-term CDs when their interest rates increase. 4-Year CDs would be on the “heavy” end of your barbell because they generally offer a high yield compared to that being offered by CDs on the other end.




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