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Highlights
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 3.44% - 4.63%
(Verified 08/10/2023)
Minimum Opening Deposit Starting at $1,000
Certificate Term
  • 6 months
  • 12 months
  • 18 months
  • 2 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years
  • 5 years

Austin Telco CD Accounts Review

Austin Telco CD Accounts are offered by austin telco federal credit union, a credit union founded in 1941 and based in Austin, TX. austin telco cd accounts are available in 1 state across the USA.

Key Takeaways

  • Small selection of CD account types. austin telco cd accounts only offers jumbo and traditional CDs.
  • Very high annual percentage yield (APY). This account offers an annual percentage yield of up to 4.63%, which is much higher than the national average for a certificate account.
  • $1,000 minimum deposit. This is a typical minimum initial deposit for the certificates we track.
  • Wide selection of certificate terms. austin telco cd accounts allows you to create a certificate ladder by spreading your cash across certificates with different terms. This combines the benefits of frequent access to funds and higher rates of return on your savings.

Pros & Cons of Austin Telco CD Accounts

Pros Cons
  • Insured by NCUA.
  • Multiple certificate terms available.
  • High-dividend yield
  • Only available in one state.
  • There isn't a no-penalty certificate option.
  • Does not offer an IRA CD.

Austin Telco CD Accounts FAQ

Are share certificates from austin telco federal credit union federally insured?

Yes, your share certificates are insured up to $250,000 per share owner for each account ownership category. The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), a federal agency, administers the insurance fund and regulates federally insured credit unions. The fund is backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government.

What is the difference between CDs and Share Certificates?

Certificates of Deposit (CDs) and Share Certificates are both deposit accounts where your money can grow at a fixed rate for a predetermined period of time. Both are low-risk and federally insured products designed to give you a better rate on your deposits than typical savings accounts. The main difference between them is that CDs are offered by for-profit banks, whereas Share Certificates are offered by member-owned, not-for-profit credit unions.

What types of share certificates does Austin Telco Federal Credit Union offer?

austin telco cd accounts provides the following types of share certificates.
  • Traditional share certificates. These share certificates pay a fixed interest rate if you deposit a fixed amount of money for a specific term. Once the maturity date arrives, you have the option of cashing out or automatically renewing the share certificate for another term.
  • Jumbo share certificates. A jumbo share certificate requires a higher minimum balance than that required by traditional share certificates. In exchange, jumbo share certificates pay higher interest rates.

What rates does Austin Telco Federal Credit Union offer on its share certificates?

austin telco cd accounts offers an APY starting at 3.44% and ranging up to 4.63%. APY stands for annual percentage yield and shows the interest rate paid by the share certificate after taking into account compounding. This is higher than the typical interest rate for online-only checking accounts, which is around 1% APY.

What terms does austin telco cd accounts offer?

Austin Telco Federal Credit Union offers share certificate terms of the following lengths:
Austin Telco CD Accounts Rates & Terms
Description
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 3.44% - 4.63%
6-Month APY 3.24% - 3.44%
12-Month APY 4.22% - 4.42%
18-Month APY 4.42% - 4.63%
2-Year APY 4.01% - 4.22%
3-Year APY 3.70% - 3.91%
4-Year APY 3.65% - 3.85%
5-Year APY 3.55% - 3.75%

What is the minimum deposit to open a share certificate account with Austin Telco Federal Credit Union?

austin telco cd accounts require a minimum deposit of $1,000 to open an account.

What is the grace period for austin telco cd accounts?

austin telco cd accounts does not specify what their grace period is. A grace period is a period of time during which you can withdraw the money in your share certificate without paying an early withdrawal penalty. A grace period starts the day after a share certificate’s maturity date, or the final day a share certificate is opened. Standard share certificates renew automatically at the same term if you don't withdraw your money after the grace period. Note that the new share certificate rates probably won’t be the same as the original.

What types of fees, such as early withdrawal penalties, does Austin Telco Federal Credit Union charge?

Financial institutions don't typically charge many fees on share certificates. However, most charge a fee if you choose to withdraw your money before the term ends.

Austin Telco Federal Credit Union does not charge an early withdrawal fee.

Austin Telco Federal Credit Union does charge any of the fees we track.

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Hours of Operation

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Availability

  Available in 1 state
Texas
Availabile in all of Texas

Feature Breakdown

Minimum Opening Deposit Starting at $1,000
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 3.44% - 4.63%
(Verified 08/10/2023)
6-Month APY 3.24% - 3.44%
12-Month APY 4.22% - 4.42%
18-Month APY 4.42% - 4.63%
2-Year APY 4.01% - 4.22%
3-Year APY 3.70% - 3.91%
4-Year APY 3.65% - 3.85%
5-Year APY 3.55% - 3.75%
Certificate Term
  • 6 months
  • 12 months
  • 18 months
  • 2 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years
  • 5 years
CD Accounts
  • Traditional
  • Jumbo

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