Current 6-Month CD Rates: Best in California
Certificates of deposit with a term length of 6 months are a popular choice among depositors. 6 months is a period of time long enough to really see interest rates that beat out most traditional savings accounts, but at the same time, short enough so that it doesn’t feel like you lose access to your money for too long. If you would like to open a 6-month CD in California, find out where to get the best interest rates first.
California 6-Month CD Rates Today
To get a better idea of what currently available, here’s a look at the highest, lowest and average 6-month CD rates in California right now:
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Where to Get the Highest 6-Month CD Rates
The following are the local California banks and credit unions that are currently offering the highest 6-month CD interest rates:
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These rates are accurate as of 5/6/11 but are subject to change at any time. To view up-to-date CD rates across all terms, visit our California CD Rates page.