Some Good CD Rates

September 26th, 2011

While searching the internet I came across some good rates for you. I decided to go ahead and link directly to the sites I found them on. I have actually corresponded with the owner of DepositAccounts. US Senate FCU has a 5-year CD at 3.33% APY, 4-year at 2.79%, 3-year at 2.23%. Those are the [Read More…]

Agriculture Federal Credit Union Reviews

August 31st, 2011

Agriculture FCU has been around since 1934. They originally served the employees of the Department of Agriculture. There are now about fifty groups that have access to the credit union. Becoming a friend of the CityDance Association for $20 in the past has worked well. NCUA# 16400 Stats Updated: 06/11 Star Rating: 3 (***) Assets: [Read More…]

Staying the Course

August 22nd, 2011

I apologize for the image, I just couldn’t help myself when I saw it. Don’t worry, the aliens aren’t coming and you don’t need to flee to the hills. As the title indicates, “Stay the Course!” Panic is never a good thing. It often leads us to making rash decisions that we regret later. The [Read More…]

BNC National Bank Reviews

August 18th, 2011

BNC Bank‘s vision statement: “Delivering financial solutions business people demand”. Their logo gives the impression of trying to chart a path through turbulent waters. These days I think that is what everyone is hoping for. However, so many banks have shaken our trust, it will take more than a fancy logo to win us over. [Read More…]

Where to Invest 1 Million Dollars

August 1st, 2011

Isn’t that the Million Dollar question? Or $100,000 question (that would be a 10% return)? I don’t have $1,000,000 or any investments offering 10%, so what do I have? For starters, some common sense ideas. I’ll follow that with some individual stock ideas (and for the record, I don’t own any of these). Finally, a [Read More…]

Small Investment Ideas

July 1st, 2011

As a company our services are tailored to larger portfolios, but I know lots of people come to our site that just have a few thousand or even a few hundred dollars. So here are some ideas for you. Invest Now First, do something. The longer you wait, the less you will earn. A big [Read More…]

10-year, 1-year CDs, & Blocked Ads

June 28th, 2011

I trust everyone is enjoying our new design. If not, please leave a comment with any thoughts that you have. Here are some CD rates that will hopefully brighten your day. We are working with an institution offering a 10-year CD at 2.76% APR / 2.80% APY. (Note: Back in June it was 3.45% APR [Read More…]

Jumbo CD Investments Has A New Design

June 24th, 2011

Jumbo CD Investments decided it was about time to “freshen” up our web property. Welcome to our new design. We truly desire to help be a bridge to better banking (and credit union-ing) relationships for you. Along with our new web site, we also moved to a new location and even have “new”, matching furnishings. [Read More…]

Dime Bank – CD Rates

March 9th, 2011

Dime Bank was established way back in 1869. They weren’t FDIC insured until 1960. That is pretty remarkable. I read an article where someone theorized that increased FDIC insurance entices banks to take more risk? What do you think? I’ll leave some comments below. Here is the data you came for. :O) FDIC#18200 Stats Updated:12/10 [Read More…]

Credit Union of Texas – CD Rates

February 28th, 2011

Credit Union of Texas seems to be one of the few credit unions that can take nationwide deposits. However, they did indicate that you have to send over your application and then they let you know if it is approved or not. The general membership requirements are: Persons who live or work in Dallas, Collin, [Read More…]