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Including Baton Rouge, Denham Springs, Gonzales, Zachary, Morgan City, Prairieville, Franklin, Plaquemine, Walker, Port Allen, and 37 other towns.

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Baton Rouge is the Capital of Louisiana and one of the state’s largest cities. From politics to petrochemicals, Baton Rouge is a hub for a number of different industries. The dense population of Greater Baton Rouge area cities, including Denham Springs, Prairieville, Franklin, Plaquemine, contribute ample employees to support the burgeoning technology industry as well.

The Baton Rouge metropolitan area is home to a plethora of financial institutions. The Chemical City, as it's nicknamed, boasts more than 55 separate banks and 45 credit unions with a total of approximately 530 branches. Banks with headquarters in the vicinity include Business First Bank, Investar Bank, First National Banker’s Bank, among others. Credit unions headquartered in the Baton Rouge area include Neighbors Federal Credit Union and Campus Federal. Established in 1897, Landmark Bank has the distinction of being the oldest bank in the Baton Rouge metropolitan area that still remains active.

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Capital One 360 Increases CD Rates For Terms Of 24 To 60 Months
The new CD rates are still a little low compared to the top CD rates for the corresponding terms. Nevertheless, it’s nice to see rate increases. Below is the list
360 Money Market: Up To 1% APY
Looks to be a new Capital One 360 offering. Interest is tiered.  $0 - $9,999.99: 0.60% $10,000.00 or more: 1.00% I'm just seeing it on the 360 website (not yet on DA). 
12 Month CD 1.30%
Online Certificate of Deposit (CDs) | Capital One 360® The rate was raised today.
Essential Savings - Introductory Rate Increase
The 6-month introductory rate up from 1.10% to 1.25%...
4 Year 2.52% APY CD; Selected Louisiana Locations Only.
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