Earn a higher rate than traditional GICs while maintaining all the safety and security you expect.
Earn a higher rate than traditional GICs and Term Deposits while maintaining all the safety and security you expect. These GICs feature attractive interest rates but are available for a limited time. They are offered in a variety of terms to maturity and account types (non-registered, RSP and TFSA).
For your convenience, TD Special Offer GICs renew automatically at the end of the term into a Guaranteed Investment Certificate or Term Deposit whose features are determined at the time of your initial investment so that you don't miss a day of interest.
What are the benefits of TD Special Offer GICs?
Safety and security
Your original investment and interest payments are guaranteed.
Competitive interest rates
These rates are guaranteed for the term of your investment.
Eligible for non-registered and registered investment plans
TD Special Offer GICs are available in non-registered and registered accounts (RSP, RESP, RIF and TFSA).
Please note that the 100 Day TD Special Offer GIC is not offered within an RESP or RIF. TD Special Offer GICs are not transferable to a TD Waterhouse account.
TD Canada Trust helps you find the right GIC
for every savings goal
Special Offer GICs feature attractive interest rates but will only be available for limited time periods.
If you're building your rainy day fund, saving for a home or other special purchase, or adding to your retirement nest egg, there's a TD Special Offer GIC that may be right for you.
What types of TD Special Offer GICs are available?
TD Special Offer GICs – Cashable
Improved Auto Renewal Features – The 100 Day TD Special Offer GIC will automatically renew into another 100 Day TD Special Offer GIC so that you don’t miss a day of interest.
* Please note that the 100 Day TD Special Offer GIC is not offered within an RESP or RIF.
TD Special Offer GICs – Non-Cashable
New and Improved Auto Renewal Features – The 15 Month TD Special Offer GIC will automatically renew into another 15 Month TD Special Offer GIC so that you don’t miss a day of interest.
TD 3 Year Premium Rate Cashable GIC
This investment features a 3 year term. You have the security of knowing your rate is guaranteed for 3 years, but, should you change your investment goals or require access to funds, you can cash in your TD 3 Year Premium Rate Cashable GIC at any time subject to the tiered pre-encashment rates and to a minimum redemption amount and minimum remaining balance . For your convenience, the TD 3 Year Premium Rate Cashable GIC will automatically renew principal only at maturity into a TD 1 Year Cashable GIC , ensuring that you don't miss a day of interest.
Premium Rate Business GIC
The Premium Rate Business GIC is available to Small Business Banking/Commercial Banking customers only. This GIC features a premium interest rate and is exclusively for Small Business Banking customers who are willing to lock in their funds for 90 days. You can be confident that you will always get a premium rate of interest so you can focus on running your business and spend less time worrying about interest rates.
Have a few questions?
We've provided answers to some of the most common questions people have about GICs and Term Deposits.
Yes, cashable GICs and Term Deposits may be cashed-in early, in full or in part, subject to certain terms and conditions.
Earnings in GICs and Term Deposits held in a registered plan, such as RSPs are tax-deferred and tax-free when held in a TFSA. Earnings received on non-registered GICs and Term Deposits will be taxed as interest income in the year in which it is earned. A T5 is issued after maturity.
Term Deposits and GICs both offer secured investments with guaranteed returns. The main difference is in the duration of the investment. Term Deposits tend to have a shorter investment period of one year or less, while GICs can be locked-in for longer periods of time, up to 5 years.
Yes, GICs can be purchased within both non-registered or registered accounts, such as RSPs and TFSAs.