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Money Market Accounts

Compare rates on money market accounts from banks and credit unions. Use the filter box below to customize your results. You may also want to view our list of savings accounts. Also click here to read a summary of what a money market account is and to review some of the distinct features and benefits of this category of deposit account product.

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Virtual BankeMoney Market 1 Yr Guarantee New Money Promo19 Reviews
iGObankingiGOmoneymarket (New Money Only)30 Reviews
Redneck BankMega Money Market Account13 Reviews
KeyBankKey Gold Money Market Savings Variable Promo Rates41 Reviews
MemoryBankOnline Money Market Account
ableBankingPersonal Money Market7 Reviews
EBSB DirectMoney Market Special 32 Reviews
Salem FiveGold Star Money Market Account7 Reviews
Bethpage FCUMoney Market Account8 Reviews
My Banking DirectMy Banking Direct Money Market16 Reviews
FNCB BankMoney Market Special - Introductory Rate (New Money)3 Reviews
BBVA CompassClearChoice Money Market - New Customers, Online55 Reviews
Sun East FCUMax-Yield Money Market Account Promotional - New Money
UFB DirectHigh Yield Money Market Account52 Reviews
TIAA BankYield Pledge Money Market - 1st Year Intro Rate8 Reviews
Nationwide BankMoney Market Account174 Reviews
BankDirectMoney Market Account4 Reviews
Northern Bank DirectMoney Market Account
nbkc bankPersonal Money Market Savings
My eBancSuper Saver Money Market Account13 Reviews
Northpointe BankUltimate Money Market29 Reviews
Pacific National BankMMDA Online Special (New Money Only)2 Reviews
First Internet BankMoney Market Savings15 Reviews
Dime Community BankDimeDirect Money Market46 Reviews
Signal Financial FCUPremium Money Market Account
Santander Bank, N.ASantander Money Market Savings Account21 Reviews
McGraw Hill FCUHoliday Money Market (New Money Only) - Intro Rate to 12/31/18
M.Y. Safra BankMYSB Direct Online Money Market3 Reviews
ConnectOne BankImpact Money Market4 Reviews
Bay State Savings BankMinuteman Money Manager2 Reviews

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Personal Money Market Accounts

The Money Market Account is a savings account that earns interest based on the performance of underlying variables in the money market. Money Market Accounts are sorted in the table above according to their money market rates, from highest to lowest. Online banks usually offer the best money market rates, and you can get details on a listed offering by clicking the plus button to the left or clicking the name of the institution to go to its hub on the site.

Money Market Account Rate History – Average APY (%) Rate Trend over Time

What is a Money Market Account?

Money Market Accounts fall under the purview of Regulation D, a ruling of the Federal Reserve Board that compels banks and credit unions to limit customers to six withdrawal transactions per month on the account. MMAs and savings accounts are very similar and are used for many of the same purposes. However, Money Market account rates derive their value from trading activity performed in the financial markets, whereas savings accounts normally pay interest rates based on the institution’s lending activities. The difference means that the highest money market rates are typically higher than the highest savings account rates when interest rates in the broader financial markets are higher. For this reason, MMAs usually have higher minimum balance requirements than savings accounts. There is an APY calculator on the site to help you get an idea of what sort of return you can expect over a given period of time.

Money Market Account Benefits

Some investors enjoy Money Market Accounts because of their liquidity and flexibility. Though not a transactional account like a checking account, many MMAs allow for ATM withdrawals and check writing to be made from the account. Financial institutions usually tier their Money Market account rates, as well, and reward depositors with higher interest for increasing their balances.

Money Market Funds

Money Market Funds are not insured by the FDIC and are not the same thing as Money Market Accounts. A Money Market Fund (or Money Market Mutual Fund) invests in slightly riskier financial instruments like debt and foreign securities. Commission fees are passed on to the investors and MMFs can actually lose money. Some banks offer both MMAs and MMFs, so it is important to ask about the differences before depositing any money.

* The APY (Annual Percentage Yield) shown is based on the deposit amount selected. Expand the listing to see APYs for other deposit amounts.
† The rates for some products vary by region. In these cases we have listed the rates for the region closest to the bank's headquarters.

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