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$75 checking account bonus at Wachovia

Wachovia Bank is offering a $75 bonus for opening a new free checking account. To get the $75 — which will be given as a checking account credit — you just need to do the following: Open a Wachovia Bank free checking account with at least $100, and make at least 10 transactions within the first [...]

3.75% 17-month CD and 3.50% money market at Colonial Bank

Colonial Bank is offering a 17-month CD with a decent yield: 3.75% APY. The CD has a minimum deposit of $500. Colonial Bank also has a nice money market for those who have at least $25,000 to deposit: Their Secure Access Money Market is returning 3.50% APY for deposits over that amount.  If you go below $25,000, however, [...]

Short-term CDs up to 3.90% at Peoples First Community Bank

Peoples First Community Bank is offering a couple pretty high short-term CDs: Their 8-month CD is yielding 3.75% APY, and their 13-month CD is yielding 3.90% APY.  These CDs have a $2500 minimum deposit, and they require you to have or open a Peoples First checking account. The webpage also specifically notes: “Please specify that you saw [...]