See if this describes you: You care about preserving your wealth and you can't stand the thought of losing your hard-earned money in the stock market. At the same time, you want the highest yield and interest rate you can get from an FDIC- or NCUA-insured account -- which is why a certificate of deposit account (CD) may be the perfect investment choice for you.
We get it! And that's why after sorting through 4,800 member-FDIC banks and NCUA-certified credit unions from 50 states, we've brought you a list of the highest-yielding CDs in America. Check out the interactive table below -- which you can sort by annual percentage yield (APY), minimum balance, and institution -- to find the CD account that can help you best maximize your interest income: