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Is there any High Interested GIC offer? I missed one from Tangerine

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Is there any High Interested GIC offer? I missed one from Tangerine

Hi..I recently missed offer from Tangerine.

Earn a special interest rate of 2.40%* when you open and fund a 1 year GIC by August 5, 2019.

Take advantage of this offer and benefit from our special 2.40% interest rate with no fees or service charges – guaranteed, safe and secure.

Do you know how often these offers come up? I missed one and kicking my butt for not taking advantage.

Or is there any offer that is out right now from other institution that is comparable?

Thanks.
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Peoples Trust has a 15-month GIC for 3%.
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Keep an eye on EQ Bank they had a 90 day 3%
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yup. this is the one i jumped on. marinating in interest right now and matures just before Thanksgiving.
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There are no more high interest GICs. Disappointed But Relieved Face

And they're never coming back.
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Thalo wrote: There are no more high interest GICs. Disappointed But Relieved Face

And they're never coming back.
People's Trust 15 month @ 3%. If it's above the rate of inflation, it's "high".

And I lived through the early 1980's when savings rates were 19.5%
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choclover wrote: Peoples Trust has a 15-month GIC for 3%.
Are they trust worthy?
I am looking at their website and it's looks like 10 year old made it and their reviews on Google is terrible.
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joongpark wrote: Are they trust worthy?
I am looking at their website and it's looks like 10 year old made it and their reviews on Google is terrible.
Of course they're trustworthy! Trust is in their name! People trust them.
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joongpark wrote: Are they trust worthy?
I am looking at their website and it's looks like 10 year old made it and their reviews on Google is terrible.
Their GIC's are CDIC-insured which I think is good and for some considered better than credit unions.
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Sauerkraut wrote: People's Trust 15 month @ 3%. If it's above the rate of inflation, it's "high".

And I lived through the early 1980's when savings rates were 19.5%
yeah but mortgage rates were 17-20% during that time too

anyhow, the people's trust @ 3% seems to be the best out there at the moment - better than nothing
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Thalo wrote: Of course they're trustworthy! Trust is in their name! People trust them.
While I know you were joking....Canntrust marijuana comes to mind.....lol. remove an 'n' and add a 't'
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BobW95191 wrote: While I know you were joking....Canntrust marijuana comes to mind.....lol. remove an 'n' and add a 't'
LOL, or TD Canada Trust! Wait, did TD completely eliminate the Canada Trust part from their brand?
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