American Airlines Federal Credit Union has 60-month CD rates that soar above the rest.
- 2.37% APY with a $1,000 minimum deposit.
- 2.47% APY with a $10,000 minimum deposit.
The lower of the two rates is nearly half of a percentage point higher than the top nationally available 60-month CD rates on our CD Rates Leaderboard.
In addition, its 36-month CD rate, at 1.56% APY, ties that term’s leader with a $1,000 minimum deposit and is a bit better, 1.61% APY, with a $10,000 minimum deposit.
But you must be a member of American Airlines Federal Credit Union to purchase these certificates of deposit.
Besides active and retired employees of American Airlines and American Eagle Airlines, and members’ families, membership is open to just about anyone who works in the air transportation industry. Full details are on the website.
Membership requires a $1 membership fee and a $5 deposit into a savings account.
Members can buy CDs online, through the mail or at one of American Airlines Federal Credit Union’s more than 40 branches. Many of those are located at or near major airports.
Learn more about American Airlines Federal Credit Union at www.aacreditunion.org or call 800-533-0035.
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