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Important Update: Changes in FDIC Deposit Insurance Coverage

The FDIC deposit insurance rules have undergone a series of changes starting in the fall of 2008. As a result, certain previously published information related to FDIC insurance coverage may not reflect the current rules. For details about the changes, visit Changes in FDIC Deposit Insurance Coverage. For more information about FDIC insurance, go to www.fdic.gov/deposit/deposits/index.html or call toll-free 1-877-ASK-FDIC (1-877-275-3342). For the hearing-impaired, the number is 1-800-925-4618.

Winter 2007/2008

Wanted: Memories and Memorabilia from the FDIC's First 75 Years

We are especially interested in stories and items related to consumers and bank failures just before or just after the creation of the FDIC in 1933, but all submissions are welcome. The best material may be chosen to appear on the FDIC Web site, in a display at the FDIC or elsewhere.

For more information or to submit material, please contact Jay Rosenstein in the FDIC Office of Public Affairs at jrosenstein@fdic.gov or 550 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20429. We also will return items.

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Last Updated 2/12/2008