Earn a higher rate of return compared to a savings account. With no term requirement, your money is available simply by writing a check or making a transfer.7
No minimum deposit
Competitive rate of return with no term requirement
Earn even more with tiered rates ($25,000+ balances earn the most)
No monthly fee
Up to six (6) penalty-free withdrawals per month
Certificates typically earn the highest rate of return compared with other savings options. Often called CDs (Certificates of Deposit), they’re a good fit to earn a guaranteed return on funds not needed for immediate use.
Guarantee a fixed rate of return
Lock in your rate when you open your certificate
Open with a deposit as low as $500
Choose a term of 3 – 60 months
Most available as traditional or Roth IRAs
Current rates as high as 2.35% APY1,2.
Visit our rates page for featured certificates and all available rates and terms.
Special Certificate Options
Add-on: Add funds to your existing certificate anytime during a 15-month certificate term.4
Bump-up: If rates increase, you can increase (“bump up”) your rate one time during a 15-month certificate term or two times during a 30-month certificate term5
Open your account online, or at any branch. To open by mail, complete and return a certificate request form.
Help your young loved ones develop positive savings habits with this special certificate offer. Available for NIHFCU members age 17 and under, it offers.
5.00% APY on a $500 deposit6
To open a High-Five Youth Saver Certificate, stop by any branch or complete and return this application.
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