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Money Market Certificates

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Open a Certificate and set up your PenFed membership.


1. Discover how you’re eligible to become a PenFed member

2. Open a Savings Account and deposit at least $5

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$1,000 Minimum amount to open. A penalty will be imposed for early withdrawal. This will reduce earnings on the account. Please see "Details and Disclosures' below for important account information.
 

FEATURE BENEFITS

  • Invest as little as $1,000
  • Backed by NCUA insurance
  • Dividends compounded daily & credited monthly
  • At any time, choose to renew or close at maturity

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Money Market Certificates

Annual Percentage Yield (APY) is accurate as of and is subject to change at any time.

We will establish your certificate on the day we receive your application and funding. Once purchased, the rate is locked in for the term of your certificate.

**6 Month certificates earn dividends on simple interest basis. All other certificate dividends are compounded daily.

You choose how your dividends are withdrawn: monthly OR at maturity.

3 payment options:

  1. Add dividends to certificate.
  2. Transfer dividends to Regular Share, checking, or MMSA (Money Market Savings Account).
  3. Have dividend sent to you in check form.

Early Redemption Penalties

Penalties are imposed for early withdrawal of Money Market Certificates. This will reduce earnings on the account. You must provide your request in writing.

Please refer to the Money Market Certificate Application for further details. For all certificates funded by ACH, funds cannot be withdrawn within the first 60 days of the
account opening

 

 

Take Control of Your Options

At any time before your certificate matures, you can tell us whether you’d like to renew it or close it at maturity.

 

 

 

FEATURED BENEFITS

 

wide selection of terms

Wide Selection of Terms

 

Do you want to save and build interest fast for an upcoming trip? Perhaps you’re putting cash towards a five-year goal. Certificate terms range from 6 months to 7 years so you can save for your own timeline.

low minimum deposit

Low Minimum Deposit

 

Start saving with balances as low as $1,000. With a PenFed Money Market Certificate, you can start small and earn more.

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Backed by the NCUA

 

Savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government.

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Daily Dividends

 

Your dividends will be compounded daily and paid monthly for maximum returns. Look forward to a monthly payday from your certificate.

 

 

Daily Dividends

Your dividends will be compounded daily and paid monthly for maximum returns**. Look forward to a monthly payday from your certificate.

 

 

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

Excellent Service

PenFed was founded for our defense community.  We understand and appreciate service, and it’s an honor to serve our members.

 

Safety & Security

PenFed knows defense. Our first duty always is to protect our members.

 

Easy to Enroll

Just $1,000 is all it takes to start building your savings and your future.

 

 

Outstanding service ethic.

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