CD Income Doesn’t Go as far as It Used to

Income on a $100,000 6-Month CD


CDs are insured by the FDIC, offer a fixed rate of return, and are generally designed for short-term savings needs. The principal value and investment return of investment securities (including mutual funds) are subject to risk, will fluctuate with changes in market conditions, are generally considered long-term investments, and are not suitable for all investors.
1 Data Sources: Federal Reserve,, and Hartford Funds, 4/19
2 Source:, retrieved 3/19
3 Source:, retrieved 5/19