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National Deal On Top 60-Month CD Rates

Anyone can become a member of Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union.Anyone can become a member of Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union and take advantage of its top 60-month CD rates.

It’s paying 2.25% APY with a $500 minimum deposit.

That’s nearly a third of a percentage point higher than the top nationally available 60-month CD rate on our CD Rates Leaderboard.

Plus, you can use points earned in the credit union’s Participation Rewards Program to boost a certificate’s rate by up to half of a percentage point, add to your deposit or waive a certificate withdrawal penalty.

The credit union documents how to earn and redeem points on its website.

You have to be a member of Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union to buy these certificates of deposit.

Membership is open to: employees of the state of Minnesota, the University of Minnesota or any organization that receives funding from the state; members of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association; people who live, work or worship in Roseville, Arden Hills, Mounds View, Shoreview, St. Anthony or New Brighton; and employees of the Minnesota Twins or a family member of an employee.

Those who don’t meet any of those requirements can become a member by making a one-time $25 donation to the Affinity Plus Foundation, which promotes financial literacy to Minnesotans.

Membership requires a $10 deposit in a share savings account.

Members can buy CDs online, over the phone or at a branch. There are 24 branches located throughout Minnesota, including in Duluth, Minneapolis, Rochester, St. Cloud and St. Paul.

Learn more about Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union at or call 800-322-7228.

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  1. Kathy at Bankaholic said:
    on April 2nd at 07:27 am

    You can still get this 60-month rate.

  2. Kathy at Bankaholic said:
    on April 16th at 08:02 am

    Affinity Plus’ 60-month rate is still available.