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Countrywide Bank 5.50% APY 3 Month CD Rate

Countrywide Bank is offering an online 3 month CD of 5.45% APY with $10,000 minimum deposit. The interest on this certificate of deposit is 5.30% and it has an early withdraw penalty of 91 days of simple interest. This special CD rate can only be applied online and there are no fees associated with it. Once your application is approved, there are three major ways of transferring the funds over. You can wire it over, transfer it electronically, or you can always mail in a check. Countrywide is a trusted bank with FDIC insured deposits of up to $100,000.

Countrywide Bank is also offering a promotional 3 month certificate of deposit of 5.50% APY only if you call in and open the account over the phone. This is their promotional special and there wasn’t too much advertising associated with it. Their direct number is

Although Countrywide has been in the press lately for their involvement in the sub-prime mortgage meltdown, CD account and money market deposits are insured by the FDIC up to $100,000. In addition, many Bankaholic readers have reported to have very good experiences with their online banking department.

For more interest rates from other banks, see our money market rates and certificate of deposit rates.

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  1. Gillian Bonner said:
    on December 12th at 02:28 pm

    Superior Savings has notary services, travelers checks, money orders, direct deposit, bank by mail services, drive thru window services, and night deposit. Superior Bank has three physical branches in Wisconsin, and several ATM locations. ATM locations include the inside of SuperOne Foods, the Wal-Mart Supercenter, the Holiday Station and finally, the AT M at 2111 Tower Avenue in Wisconsin. Superior Savings Branch hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 7:00PM, and on Saturdays between 9:00AM to Noon.

  2. alicia salinas-vollmer said:
    on April 21st at 12:46 am

    Over the past years I have had at different times CDs with Countrywide and I have always been very pleased with the rates and the proffesionalism of the bank. At this time I have two CDs with countrywide and I am about to open one at the incredible rate of 5.45 APY for 3 months.Thank you!!

  3. JUlietta Arakaky said:
    on July 12th at 09:16 am

    I need to know if there is a contrywide bank in the Northern
    Virginia area? I am interested in the CDS. Please notify

  4. Pearl Diodati said:
    on August 9th at 02:34 pm

    I would like to know if these CD rates are current.

  5. terry sferedes said:
    on December 26th at 08:39 am

    interested in the 3 month cd rate of 5.50%

  6. Kevin Kirkpatrick said:
    on February 2nd at 12:50 pm

    I am needing longer terms for $350,000/. Can you help me with a great rate. Have 2.6 already elsewhere.

  7. Emma Hague said:
    on July 23rd at 01:41 pm

    Interested in the 3-month CD.

    Do you have any branches in South Florida?? Is there an 800 number to call for further information?? Please let me know.

  8. Emmy said:
    on October 21st at 09:31 pm

    I have $120000, do you have CD 5.5% for 5 years>