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4 Year CD Rates

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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State Bank of India4 Year Senior Citizen CD1 Review
3.44%
$25k-$3,622
3.35%
$500-$3,522
3.25%
$500-$3,422
Home Savings Bank48 Month Internet Only CD
3.25%
$5k$250k$3,422
3.20%
$1k-$3,367
3.20%
$500-$3,357
3.15%
$500-$3,312
PenFed Credit Union4 Year Money Market Certificate147 Reviews
3.15%
$1k-$3,302
3.15%
$500-$2,875
United States Senate FCU48-59 Month Share Certificate6 Reviews
3.12%*
$20k-$3,243
3.10%
$1k-$3,257
3.10%
$500-$3,257
Vio Bank48 Month High Yield Online CD10 Reviews
3.10%
$500-$3,257
Communitywide FCU48 Month Share Certificate4 Reviews
3.10%
$2k-$3,257
3.10%
$2.5k$250k$3,247
3.10%
$5k-$3,247
CD Bank48 Month CD
3.07%
$10k-$3,224
3.05%
$10k-$3,202
MTC FCU48 Month Share Plus CD
3.03%
$10k-$3,180
One American Bank51 Month CD Special7 Reviews
3.01%
$5k-$3,367
NASA FCU49 Months Share Certificate Special (New Money)34 Reviews
3.00%
$5k-$3,215
3.00%*
$1k-$3,147
3.00%
$2k-$3,147
Salem Five Direct48 Month eCD Special37 Reviews
3.00%
$10k$500k$3,147
Salem Five48 Month CD Special9 Reviews
3.00%
$10k-$3,147
Service Credit Union4 Year Share Certificate19 Reviews
3.00%
$1k-$3,138
TIAA Bank4 Year Yield Pledge CD13 Reviews
3.00%
$5k$1m$3,138
3.00%
$500-$2,938
St. Mary's Bank42 Month Flex CD Promo 3 Reviews
3.00%
$500-$2,733
State Department FCU48 Month Certificate7 Reviews
2.98%
$500-$3,125
Advancial4 Year Junior Jumbo Certificates7 Reviews
2.98%
$25k$50k$3,116
ConnectOne Bank48 Month Personal CD5 Reviews
2.94%
$500-$3,081
GTE Financial48 Month Add-On Share Certificate Special28 Reviews
2.94%
$500-$3,081
Capital One48 Month 360 CD396 Reviews
2.90%
--$3,037
2.90%
$500-$3,037
2.90%
$500-$3,029
2.89%
$1k-$2,959
2.88%
$500-$2,983

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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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