Certificates of Deposit

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Thank you for your interest in a Certificate of Deposit (CD) with Synovus. To apply, we’ll need you to tell us more about yourself and how you plan to fund your account. Once you complete our web application, we’ll follow up with an additional request for documentation, a digital copy of a valid picture id, and electronic signatures you can submit securely through DocuSign.

Requirements for the account owner

  • 18 years or older
  • United States citizen
  • A street and mailing address within the 50 U.S. states

What you’ll need

  • Social Security Number
  • Valid email address and phone number
  • Electronic copy of valid, unexpired, picture ID
  • Account number and routing number for a non-Synovus bank account (used to fund your CD)

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Keeping your personal information safe is important to us. We’ve partnered with DocuSign to offer you a secure exchange of electronic documents. You can learn more about the process or see a short demo.

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Important information about procedures for opening a new account

Federal law requires us to obtain sufficient information to verify your identity. You may be asked several questions and to provide one or more forms of identification to fulfill this requirement. In some instances we may use outside sources to confirm the information. The information you provide is protected by our privacy policy and federal law.

Consent to Receive Calls & SMS Text Messages

Receipt of cellular phone calls (including text messages) may be subject to service provider charges. Message and Data Rates May Apply. If you listed a cell phone number in your application or provide an updated cell phone number, then you authorize Synovus and its affiliates, agents, assigns and service providers to call (including sending SMS text messages) using automatic telephone dialing systems, automatic texting systems and artificial or prerecorded messages to your cell phone number to provide account information and services regarding your account. Synovus may contact you regarding your account including to assist you with completion of your application, notify you of transaction approval, provide payment reminders, and conduct collection efforts. You agree to notify Synovus immediately if you change your number or transfer your phone to another person. You understand text messages may be seen by anyone with access to your phone. Accordingly, you should take steps to safeguard your phone and your text messages if you want them to remain private. If you do not want to receive calls and/or SMS text messages, you can unsubscribe by calling 1-888-SYNOVUS (796-6887).