In the quest for higher yields, many consumers ignore lower-yielding -- but more secure -- options like certificates of deposits and money market accounts.Both of these short-term investments can be useful tools for investors looking for a safe place to park their money, while still earning a little something from their cash. But there are differences between the two options, and it's important to understand what you are getting before you hand your money over to the bank.
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