CIT Bank awards and industry recognition


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2016

GOBankingRates' Top Pick of 2016

CIT Bank products rated GOBankingRates' Top Pick of 2016GOBankingRates.com has awarded three CIT Bank accounts the top pick of its 10 Best CD Accounts of 2016.

2015

Awards - Web Award

Web Marketing Association’s Standard of ExcellenceCIT Bank is proud to be celebrated by the Web Marketing Association in three categories after a head-to-head evaluation with other banking sites.

  • Bank Standard of Excellence
  • Design Standard of Excellence
  • Education Standard of Excellence
Awards - Banktracker

My BankTracker Best PickFor the Jumbo CD category, MyBankTracker has awarded CIT Bank a Q3 2015 "Best Pick" for our 5-Year Jumbo CD. Our 1-Year RampUp™ Plus CD also received an "Honorable Mention" in the Most Flexible CD Accounts category.

Awards - Bankrate 2015

Bankrate.com Top Tier AwardOnce again, CIT Bank has been awarded the Bankrate.com® Top Tier award. In fact, for more than the last 2 years, we’ve been recognized by Bankrate.com® for consistently offering annual percentage yields (APYs) that were among the 100 Highest Yields®.

Awards - Interactive Media

Interactive Media AwardsThe Interactive Media Awards (IMAs) have awarded our CIT Bank website their highest honor. We won "Best In Class" in the categories of Banking, Financial Information and Web Design/Development. So we can proudly say that our customers now have an award-winning website to go along with our award-winning rates.

  • 2015 Best In Class — Banking
  • 2015 Best In Class — Financial Information
  • 2015 Best In Class — Web Design/Development
BestCashCow.com Most Innovative Online Banking Product for 2015

BestCashCow.com Most Innovative Online Banking Product for 2015CIT Bank RampUp™ and RampUp™ Plus CDs were recently selected as the Most Innovative Online Banking Product for 2015 by BestCashCow.com, making CIT Bank one of their Best Bets for 2015.

GOBankingRates.com 10 Best Banks of 2015

GOBankingRates.com 10 Best Banks of 2015Every year, GOBankingRates.com reviews more than 120 financial institutions to find the best banks and best banking products for consumers. GOBankingRates uses its internal methodology to rank the top 10 banks across a number of specialized categories, taking into account interest rates, fees, deposit requirements and third-party financial health ratings.

  • 10 Best Savings Accounts of 2015 — #8 CIT Bank High Yield Savings
  • 10 Best CD Accounts of 2015 — #5 CIT Bank Term CD
  • 10 Best Online Banks of 2015 — #6 CIT Bank

2014

Awards - Bankrate 2014

Bankrate.com Top Tier AwardCIT Bank has received the Bankrate.com® Top Tier award for consistently offering annual percentage yields (APYs) that were among the 100 Highest Yields® for the 4th quarter of 2014.

Go Banking Rates gives CIT Bank top 5 bank rating

GOBankingRates.com gives CIT Bank a Top 5 Bank rating"CIT Bank offers a high interest rate on its regular CD account, and also offers customers other CD products….Interest compounds daily. While there are no maintenance fees associated with the 12-month CD, there is a $1,000 minimum deposit requirement to open the account." — GOBankingRates.com

The Huffington Post listed CIT Bank as the 3

The Huffington Post listed CIT Bank as the 3rd best 1-year CD product "Like any traditional bank, it's important to shop around for one that is truly competitive in the space before handing over your money. We recently reviewed the online banks out there today and ranked the best savings and CD accounts for depositors in 2014." — The Huffington Post

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