Citibank CD Rates Reviewed
Citibank is one of the largest banks in the United States. To give you an idea of just how big they are; on 10/14/2021 Citibank reported $4.6 Billion in net income for 3rd Quarter 2021.
In this guide, we’ll review Citibank CD rates and compare them to the CD rates, savings account and money market rates offered by the top Banks in the Unites States.
In this Citibank CD Rate Guide
Citibank CD Rates as of October 26, 2021
Citibank’s CD’s are excellent as far as the flexibility and the variety of shorter term CD’s available. However, generally speaking, when compared to other top bank rates in the U.S. – Citibank’s CD rates are quite horrible. As you can see in the table below Citibank is only offering .15% APY on a 5 year CD.
|CD Term||CD Rates (APY)||Minimum|
|3 Month CD||.05%||$0|
|5 Month CD||.05%||$0|
|7 Month CD||0.25%||$0|
|12 Month CD||0.10%||$0|
|13 Month CD||0.10%||$0|
|18 Month CD||0.10%||$0|
|60 Month CD||0.15%||$0|
Today's Best CD Rates
Best 3 month CD Rates
Best 6 month CD Rates
|Best 6-Month CD Rates||Rate||Term||Minimum|
|CommunityWide FCU||0.85% APY||3 Months||$500|
|Lafayette Federal Credit Union||0.70% APY||6 Months||$500|
|NASA Federal Credit Union||0.65% APY||9 Months||$10000|
Best 2 Year CD Rates
Best 3 Year CD Rates
Best 5 Year CD Rates
Today's Best Fixed Annuity Rates
|2 yrs||SILAC||Secure Savings Elite 2||2.15%||B+||None||Apply|
|3 yrs||Oceanview Life||Harbourview 3||2.35%||A-||0%/ 10%||Apply|
|4 yrs||Oceanview Life||Harbourview 4||2.60%||A-||0%/ 10%||Apply|
|5 yrs||Atlantic Coast Life||Safe Harbor||3.15%||B++||None||Apply|
|6 yrs||Atlantic Coast Life||Safe Haven||3.17%||B++||None||Apply|
|7 yrs||Sentinel Security Life||Personal Choice||3.20%||B++||None||Apply|
|8 yrs||Atlantic Coast Life||Safe Harbor||3.20%||B++||Int. / 10%||Apply|
|9 yrs||Liberty Bankers Life||Bankers Elite 9||3.00%||B++||None||Apply|
|10 yrs||Atlantic Coast Life||Safe Haven||3.25%||B++||None||Apply|
Annuity rates are current as of 10/26/2021.
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CD vs. Fixed Annuity Comparison
|FIXED ANNUITY||CD (CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT)|
|Issued By||Insurance Companies||Banks|
|Investment Amount||$2,000 - $1,000,000||Essentially Any Amount|
|Investment Term||2 years - 10 years||3 months - 5 years|
|Interest Rates (APY)||Rates vary by product but usually higher than CDs.||Varies by financial institution, term and investment amount.|
|Liquidity||Usually, 10% annually or interest earned.||Almost always accumulated interest.|
|Guarantees||Backed by claims-paying ability of issuing Insurer & State Guaranty Associations.||Backed by the FDIC up to $250,000 per depositor, per institution.|
|Death Benefit||Passed directly to the beneficiary without probate process.||Probate process required.|
CitiBank Contact Information
Mon-Sun: 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM ET
If you’ve already opened your CD and linked it to your Citibank checking or savings account, you can easily check the rate by viewing your statement.
Citi’s mission is to serve as a trusted partner to it’s clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. Their core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
They have 200 years of experience helping their clients meet the world’s toughest challenges and embrace its greatest opportunities.
Citibank protects people’s savings and help them make the purchases – from everyday transactions to buying a home – that improve the quality of their lives. They advise people on how to invest for future needs, such as their children’s education and their own retirement, and help them buy securities such as stocks and bonds.
Frequently Asked Questions
|Type||Subsidiary of Citigroup|
|Products||Credit cards, Mortgages, loans, Commercial, lines of credit|
While not FDIC insured, State Guaranty Associations provide a safety net for their state’s annuity policyholders. These Guaranty Associations guarantee policyholders continue to receive coverage (up to the limits spelled out by state law) even if their insurer is declared insolvent. Source: “Learn to Invest, Investment Types, Annuities, Fixed Annuities.” Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Visit FINRA’s Fixed Annuities Webpage