Archive for the ‘Certificates of Deposit’ Category

How To Save: Limiting Fees – America Saves Week 2014

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Retirement
February 24th, 2014 at 12:21 pm by Ally

There are countless reasons to save money. Whether it’s putting money into an emergency fund for unexpected expenses, saving for a down payment on a home or planning for your retirement – saving money helps to alleviate stress while building personal wealth.  However, saving money is easier said than done. That’s why Ally Bank has… read more

Bump Up CDs: Raise Your Rates in 2014

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Products
February 19th, 2014 at 9:00 am by Ally

Does the rough start to 2014 in the stock market have you craving more stability in your investment portfolio? If so, consider bank certificates of deposit. Ally Bank’s Raise Your Rate CD is one option that provides safety by allowing the holder the ability to raise the rate, if the rates increase for this CD. This allows… read more

Benefits of Opening a 1-Year CD

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Products
December 26th, 2013 at 10:30 am by Ally

With the New Year around the corner, it’s a natural time to set new financial goals for the future. Some might be long-term, like planning for retirement or saving for a down payment on a house. But you can also set shorter-term goals for things that you can achieve in just one year. If that’s… read more

A Brief History of CD Rates – and Why They’re Still a Good Deal

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Financial News,Products
April 17th, 2013 at 9:11 am by Ally

Anyone who’s been banking for the last few decades can remember the days when CD rates were so high that their interest alone could fund a lush retirement. The peak came in August 1981, when the interest rate for one six-month CD in particular hit 17.98 percent, according to To put that in perspective,… read more

J.D. Roth Talks About the Benefits of CDs

Posted in Certificates of Deposit,Community,Savings Talk
December 28th, 2012 at 10:15 am by Ally

A bank CD account can do so much more than just earn interest and shelter your money. When used wisely, a certificate of deposit can save you in a financial pinch, or even fund your future. And no matter what you use your CD account for, employing smart CD savings strategies will get you to… read more

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