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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.

Summer 2008

For More Help or Information from the FDIC About Deposit Insurance

Call toll-free 1-877-ASK-FDIC (1-877-275-3342) from Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time. For the hearing-impaired, the number is 1-800-925-4618.

Read or print consumer information online 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at www.fdic.gov. For brochures, videos and other information on FDIC insurance, go directly to www.fdic.gov/deposit/deposits. There you'll also find our interactive Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator (EDIE), which you can use to calculate the insurance coverage of your accounts and generate a printable report that clearly states if your deposits are fully insured or not.

E-mail questions to the FDIC using our Customer Assistance Form at www2.fdic.gov/starsmail.

Mail us a letter by writing to the FDIC, Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection, 550 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20429-9990.

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Last Updated 8/14/2008

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