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Resources for Consumers


"EDIE," the FDIC's Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator: An online calculator that assists consumers and businesses in determining their deposit insurance coverage for each FDIC-insured bank where they have deposit accounts.  EDIE also provides a printable report showing whether those deposits are fully protected or if some exceed the federal limits.

Bank Find: Our online directory that consumers can use to locate an FDIC-insured institution, learn what happened to a bank that changed names or no longer exists, and more.

Customer Assistance Form: An easy-to-use form to submit a question to the FDIC or a complaint regarding a financial institution. Of course, consumers with questions or concerns can also call the FDIC toll-free at 1-877-ASK-FDIC, which is 1-877-275-3342.

Money Smart: A financial education curriculum concentrating on the development of consumers' financial skills and positive banking relationships.

FDIC Consumer News:The FDIC's quarterly publication for consumers offers information and tips on credit cards, bank accounts, loans, scams, money management, and much more.  Consumers can also listen to articles anywhere, anytime online or by downloading to an MP3 player.

Small Business Web Page: Useful information for small business owners, especially regarding access to loans, plus an online form to ask the FDIC a question or register a concern.

Deposit Insurance Videos:  Information about deposit insurance coverage for bank customers.

E-mail updates: Sign up to receive e-mail notices of each new issue of FDIC Consumer News, Consumer Alerts, and other announcements and publications from the FDIC.


Last Updated 02/27/2014 Online Customer Assistance Form