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U.S. Employees Credit Union is offering some very good rates on long-term CDs. Their 60-month share certificate (CD) is paying 5.40% APY with a $20,000 minimum and a still-competitive 5.30% APY with a minimum of $1000. Even better, however, are U.S. Employees’ 60-month IRA share certificates: 5.65% APY with a $10,000 minimum and 5.55% with a $1000 minimum.
U.S. Employees CU has five branches: Four in Chicago and one in Hines. U.S. Employees is a very open credit union, available to anyone who lives or works in Chicago or who lives or works in any of the following cities: Bedford Park, Bellwood, Berkley, Berwyn, Broadview, Burbank, Chicago Ridge, Cicero, Elmwood Park, Evanston, Evergreen Park, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Harwood Heights, Hickory Hills, Hillside, Hines, Indian Head Park, Justice, LaGrange, LaGrange Park, Lincolnwood, Lyons, Maywood, Melrose Park, Norridge, North Riverside, Northlake, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Palos Hills, River Forest, River Grove, Riverside, Skokie, Stickney, Summit, Westchester, and Western Springs.