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CDs IRAs: Original post by Leslie McClintock of Demand Media Certificates of deposits (CDs) are known as "time deposits," because you are committing to leaving your money with a bank for a specific period of time. This helps the bank, because they are reasonably assured that you won't be calling for your money until the end of the term. They can therefore invest in a wider variety of instruments…

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