CD Rates

Minimum Opening Deposit 1,000.00
Term 12 months
Interest Rate 0.50%
Annual Percentage Yield 0.50%
Annual Percentage Yield is effective as of October 22, 2014.
Rates are subject to change. A penalty may be imposed for early withdrawal.

SGBC Celebrates Georgia Peanut Bank Week

South Georgia Banking Company celebrates Georgia Peanut Bank Week by congratulating all Georgia Peanut Farmers for their outstanding peanut production.   Georgia leads the nation in peanut production and South Georgia Banking Company is proud to support the peanut industry and our local farmers.  In recognition of Georgia Peanut Bank Week (October 18-25), all SGBC locations will be giving away peanut snacks, displaying local artwork and serving refreshments for customers on Friday, October 24.  Print out this coloring page for the kids to color and return it to your local branch for them to display in the lobby.

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South Georgia Banking Company Welcomes Lonnie McKinney

Lonnie McKinneySouth Georgia Banking Company announces the addition of Lonnie McKinney as Business Development Banker in the bank’s Cordele location.

“With extensive banking and farming experience, Lonnie is an outstanding addition to our banking team,” said Glenn Willis, president of South Georgia Banking Company.  “We know our customers will benefit from his expertise in both financial services and agriculture.”

In addition to previous banking experience where he specialized in SBA and FSA lending programs, Lonnie was awarded the Georgia U.S. Small Business “Financial   Services Advocate of the Year” award and the One Georgia Authority Entrepreneur Small Business Award.

“I understand small business and agri-business first hand,” said Lonnie. “ I am looking forward to utilizing both skills to helping farmers and agri-businesses in my role at South Georgia Banking Company.  I am pleased to be part of this exceptional team!”

Lonnie’s commitment to community involvement is extensive and includes past president of Cordele Kiwanis, a Leadership Crisp graduate, vice-chairman of deacons at Ebenezer Baptist Church and a Crisp County 4-H volunteer, among other activities. His wife Sandra is a retired University of Georgia County Extension Coordinator and 4-H/Family Consumer Science Agent.  Lonnie and Sandra have three adult sons, Lyle, Stuart and Zack.

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