California Banking Rates

Top Savings Interest Rates in California: Second Week of January, 2011

When choosing a savings account, it’s important to pick one that offers the highest savings rate possible in addition to low fees and additional perks.

California Banking Rates is completely free resource for people like you who are searching for the best rates in your area. We have put together data from thousands of financial institutions and highlighted the highest savings account rates to help you narrow down your options.

Finding the Highest Savings Interest Rates in California, California

The first thing you should know when you begin shopping around for a savings account is the average savings rate in California. Presently, the average rate is 0.27%. Finding an offer that beats this rate will point you in the right direction.

Banks and Credit Unions with Top Savings Account Rates in California

In order to make finding the highest savings account rates in California a little easier, we’ve listed the top rates in the area by type of financial institution:

Top California Local Bank Savings Account Rate:

Community Business Bank Sacramento: 1.00% APY

Top California Credit Union Savings Account Rate:

Shell Western States Credit Union: 1.00% APY

The above rates may change at any time in the future. We recommend that if you’d like to open an account with any of the above banks or credit unions, you first check with the institution directly for more information. Contact information is available for these banks and others in our directory of California banks.