Features Smart savings. Penalty free.
- No minimum deposit to open
- Competitive rates
- Grow your money faster with interest compounded daily
- Get the best rate we offer for your CD term with the Ally Ten Day Best Rate Guarantee
- Your deposits are insured by the FDIC up to the maximum allowed by law. Maximize your coverage
- Protect your legacy. Open this account for a Trust. Learn more
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Managing your account is easy
Withdraw your full balance and interest any time after the first 6 days of funding your CD.
Rates Get more for your money
We offer rates that are consistently competitive.
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What we're showing you
Our Annual Percentage Yield (APY) is accurate as of 10/2/2014 . The APYs for other banks are provided by mybanktracker.com and are accurate as of 9/29/2014. The APYs in this table are for the state of California. Not your state?
Fees No surprises
There are no maintenance fees for the No Penalty CD.
With our No Penalty CD, you will not be charged a penalty for early withdrawal. You can withdraw your full balance and interest any time after the first 6 days of funding your CD.
If you decide to renew your CD, don't do a thing, and we'll automatically renew it.
Ally Bank It's good to be different
We’re an online bank, which means we don't have physical bank locations. By eliminating the costs associated with traditional brick-and-mortar banks, we can offer great rates and outstanding customer care.
With Ally Bank, you get everything you expect from a traditional bank and more:
- Peace of mind. No hidden fees. No maintenance fees. No minimum balance required
- Fund your account. It's easy with Ally eCheck Deposit℠ or an ACH transfer
- Keep track. Access your account anytime, anywhere with Ally Online & Mobile Banking
- Ally Ten Day Best Rate Guarantee. When you renew your CD, you automatically get the best rate we offer within 10 days beginning with the CD renewal date. Most banks offer only one rate – the one you get the day you renew.
- Interest compounded daily. We grow your money faster with interest compounded daily. Many others compound monthly, quarterly, or even annually.
Learn more about the benefits and conveniences of Ally Bank.
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FAQs We have answers
Can I make additional deposits to my CD?
No. You can only make an initial funding deposit into your CD. After you've made an initial funding deposit, you won’t be able to add more money until the CD reaches maturity.
When your CD matures, you'll have a 10-day grace period, starting at the maturity date, to make any changes. Call us at 1-877-247-ALLY (2559) before your maturity date or before the end of your grace period if you would like to make changes to your CD.Was this helpful?
What’s the minimum opening deposit for an Ally Bank CD and are there any fees to open a CD?
There's no minimum deposit to open a CD. There's also no monthly maintenance fees or fees to open an Ally Bank CD.Was this helpful?
What types of CDs do you offer?
Ally Bank offers a variety of CD options to meet your needs:
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- High Yield CD – Choose terms that range from 3 to 60 months.
- Raise Your Rate CD – Start with a great rate, plus have the opportunity to increase your rate once over the 2-year term or twice over the 4-year term if our rate goes up on these CDs.
- No Penalty CD – 11-month term that allows you to withdraw all of your money with no penalty any time after the first 6 days of funding your CD.
How do I receive my money when my CD matures?
At maturity, you'll have a 10-day grace period to withdraw funds from your CD in one of the following ways:
- Internal transfer to another Ally Bank account
- External transfer to a registered non-Ally Bank account
- Cashier’s check
If you don't let us know you want to receive your funds before your maturity date or before the end of your grace period, we’ll automatically renew your CD. To make your request, call us at 1-877-247-ALLY (2559).Was this helpful?
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