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First Midwest Bank CD

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Minimum Opening Deposit Starting at $1,000
Certificate Term
  • 6 months
  • 9 months
  • 12 months
  • 18 months
  • 2 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years
  • 5 years
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 0.05% - 0.41%

First Midwest Bank CD Review

First Midwest Bank CD is offered by First Midwest Bank, a bank founded in 1933 and based in Chicago, . First Midwest Bank CD is available in 4 states across the USA.

Key Takeaways
  • Small selection of CD account types. First Midwest Bank CD only offers traditional and IRA CDs.
  • Very high APY. This account offers an annual percentage yield of up to 0.41%, which is much higher than the national average for a CD account.
  • $1,000 minimum deposit. This is a typical minimum initial deposit for the CDs we track.
  • Wide selection of CD terms. First Midwest Bank CD allows you to create a CD 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 First Midwest Bank CD
Pros Cons
  • FDIC insured.
  • Multiple CD terms available.
  • High-interest yield.
  • No charge on incoming domestic or international wire transfers.
  • Only available in 4 states.
  • There isn't a no-penalty CD option.
First Midwest Bank CD FAQ

Are cd accounts from First Midwest Bank federally insured?

Yes, your First Midwest Bank cd accounts are insured up to $250,000 per person by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The FDIC is an independent agency of the United States government that protects you against the loss of your insured deposits if an FDIC-insured bank or savings association fails. FDIC insurance is backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government.

What types of CDs does First Midwest Bank offer?

First Midwest Bank CD provides the following types of CDs.
  • Traditional CDs. These CDs pay a fixed interest rate i you deposit a fixed amount of money for a specific term. Once the maturity date arrives, you have the option of cashing out or rolling over the CD for another term.
  • IRA CDs. An IRA CD is a type of IRA that consists entirely of CDs. In general, you can invest in CDs in any IRA, but First Midwest Bank CD offers a CD that is specifically for retirement.

What CD rates does First Midwest Bank offer on its CDs?

First Midwest Bank CD offers an APY starting at 0.05% and ranging up to 0.41%. APY stands for annual percentage yield and shows the interest rate paid by the CD after taking into account compounding.

What terms does First Midwest Bank CD offer?

First Midwest Bank offers CD terms of the following lengths:
First Midwest Bank CD Rates & Terms
Description
2-Year APY 0.19% - 0.25%
3-Month APY 0.05% - 0.11%
3-Year APY 0.25% - 0.31%
4-Year APY 0.30% - 0.36%
5-Year APY 0.35% - 0.41%
6-Month APY 0.15% - 0.21%
12-Month APY 0.17% - 0.23%
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 0.05% - 0.41%

What is the minimum deposit to open a CD account with First Midwest Bank?

First Midwest Bank CD requires a minimum deposit of $1,000 to open an account.

What is the grace period for First Midwest Bank CD?

First Midwest Bank CD 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 CD without paying an early withdrawal penalty. A grace period starts the day after a CD’s maturity date, or the final day a CD is opened. Standard CDs renew automatically at the same term if you don't withdraw your money after the grace period. Note that the new CD rates probably won’t be the same as the original.

What types of fees, such as early withdrawal penalties, does First Midwest Bank CD charge?

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

First Midwest Bank does not charge an early withdrawal fee.

First Midwest Bank CD Fees
Description
Transfer Fee $30
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Availability

  Available in 4 states
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Wisconsin

Feature Breakdown

Transfer Fee $30
Minimum Opening Deposit Starting at $1,000
2-Year APY 0.19% - 0.25%
3-Month APY 0.05% - 0.11%
3-Year APY 0.25% - 0.31%
4-Year APY 0.30% - 0.36%
5-Year APY 0.35% - 0.41%
6-Month APY 0.15% - 0.21%
12-Month APY 0.17% - 0.23%
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 0.05% - 0.41%
CD Accounts
  • IRA
  • Traditional
Certificate Term
  • 6 months
  • 9 months
  • 12 months
  • 18 months
  • 2 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years
  • 5 years

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SUPERMONEY NET RECOMMENDATION SCORE

This product is strongly not recommended by SuperMoney users with a score of -100, equating to 1 on a 5 point rating scale.

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