Get the latest "Highest CD Rate Survey"You can often get higher than advertised rates at your local branch if you do your homework. Print out our "Highest CD Rate Survey" and bring it in with you. Print out some of the advertisement of rates advertised on your bank's competing web sites so you have proof.
Rates and terms may change so read the fine print and make sure you get FDIC insurance!!!!
It costs money to get new accounts so Banks often give you a deal if you are ready to walk out the door with a chashier's check after you close your CD.
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Bottom line: It never hurts to ask the teller if better rates are available when you do your homework!