Deposits have a much lower risk as compared to other volatile products. They offer peace of mind and assurance that your money will always be there
Note: Terms & conditions apply for the following promotions. Be sure to read in detail before going in for it.
In a heavily summarised definition:
- Fixed / Time deposits require you to place funds (usually fresh funds) in a account for a specified amount of time
- Incremental balance promotions require you to increase your average balance of your account from a defined period with fresh funds.
- Fresh funds refer to funds transferred from accounts outside the bank. Over-the-counter or machine cash deposits are usually fine too
In no particular order (due to varying T&Cs):
- Singapore Savings Bonds – Government Security; High p.a.; Min $500; Requires CDP account; No penalty for early withdrawal; Interest payments every 6 months after issuance
- RHB: Up to 3.08% p.a. with High-Yield Savings Account from 8 Aug 2016 – 31 Jan 2017 (Note: 3% p.a. only applies to the first $10k, min $100k balance required)
- Maybank: Up to 1.30% p.a. Fresh Funds Deposit Promo from 1 Sep – 31 Dec
- UOB: Up to 1.28% p.a. Fresh Funds Deposit Promo from 1 Sep – 31 Oct 2016
- UOB: 1.25% p.a. 13-mth SGD Fixed Deposit Promo from 1 – 31 Oct
- Maybank: 1.40% to 1.80% p.a. Time Deposit Promo
- Standard Chartered: Up to 1.70% p.a. Fresh Funds Deposit Promo from 1 Oct – 30 Nov 2016
- CIMB StarSaver Account 0.8% p.a. on the entire account balance (min $5,000 balance)
- ICBC SGD Fixed Deposit Promotion 1% to 1.5%
- CIMB: 1.15% p.a. 6-mth SGD Fixed Deposit Promo from 1 – 31 Oct 2016
- State Bank of India: 1.45% to 1.50% p.a. 12-mth Time Deposits from 8 – 31 Oct 2016
- Hong Leong Finance: 0.65% to 1.40% p.a. Fixed Deposits from 8 Oct 2016
- Sing Investments & Finance: 0.65% to 1.50% p.a. Fixed Deposits from 24 Aug 2016
- OCBC: 1.00% p.a. 12-mth Time Deposit From 8 Oct 2016
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