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East Coast Deal On Three Top CD Rates

Chessie Federal Credit Union is offering this deal with a $500 minimum deposit.Chessie Federal Credit Union has three top CD rates for its Maryland and West Virginia members.

With a $500 minimum deposit, it’s offering:

  • 1.21% APY for 6- to 11-month CDs.
  • 1.51% APY for 12- to 23-month CDs.
  • 1.81% APY for 24- to 35-month CDs.

Each of those rates beats the top nationally available rate for the corresponding terms by at least 5 basis points. (Check out our latest CD Rates Leaderboard).

You must be a member of Chessie Federal Credit Union to purchase these certificates of deposit.

Membership is available to anyone who lives, works, worships and attends school in the Maryland counties of Allegany, Garrett and Washington (western portion only); and the West Virginia counties of Mineral and Taylor.

Member’s family members and hundreds of employer groups are also eligible for membership. A complete list of those groups is on the credit union’s website (

Members can buy CDs over the phone or at one of Chessie Federal Credit Union’s five offices in Cumberland and LaVale, Md., and in Keyser and Grafton, W.Va.

See how these returns compare with the best CD rates from scores of banks in our extensive database.

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  1. Mike at Bankaholic said:
    on June 6th at 10:57 am

    These rates are still good as of June 6, 2011.

  2. Kathy at Bankaholic said:
    on June 24th at 09:23 am

    And the rates are still available as of today.