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 February 20, 2013.
Rates are subject to change. A penalty may be imposed for early withdrawal.

SGBC Welcomes Lonnie McKinney

South Georgia Banking Company announces the addition of Lonnie McKinney as Business Development Banker in our Cordele location. “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!” Read more...

Turner County Becomes a Certified Work Ready

Community of Excellence


Turner County is now a Certified Work Ready Community of Excellence. Brinson Brock, city president of SGBC Ashburn and Moultrie Technical College Board Member, along with SGBC employee and Ashburn-Turner County Chamber Chairman, Donna NeSmith were recognized as major contributors in the effort to achieve Governor Perdue’s Work Ready Status for the Ashburn community.  Dr. Tina Anderson, Moultrie Technical College President, Chamber President Shelley Zorn, Brock, and NeSmith accepted a grant check in the amount of $10,000 from the State of Georgia for the Work Ready Initiative.  Many of the Ashburn branch employees took the time to be tested for the certification.

The purpose of Georgia's Certified Work Ready Community initiative is to provide counties with a framework to validate that they have a skilled workforce ready to fill current and future jobs.  For more information, please visit

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