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Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation

Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Since 1933, no depositor has lost a penny of FDIC-insured funds

Deposit Insurance:
Information for Bank Customers

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Insured Bank Deposits are Safe; Beware of Potential Scams Using the FDIC's Name

Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to the most commonly asked questions about how to safeguard your money with FDIC insurance coverage.

Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator (EDIE)
Calculates your insurance coverage for all types of accounts.

FDIC Information and Support Center
Contact for any questions regarding deposit insurance coverage.

Recursos del seguro de depósito en español
Esta página hace disponible toda la información del seguro de depósito de la FDIC producida en español.
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Consumer News:  March 2020 Issue: Scammers Pretending to be the FDIC

This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Consumer News: May 2020 Issue: Wondering If Your Deposits Are Fully Insured?

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Bankers and Consumers
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FDIC Call Center
Local: 703-562-2222
Toll Free: 1-877-275-3342 (1-877-ASKFDIC)
TTY Toll Free number 1-800-877-8339
8:00 am - 8:00 pm ET; Monday-Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm ET; Saturday-Sunday

Have a question or complaint about a bank?
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For guidance and tips, read:
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Have a question or complaint about the FDIC?
Go to the Office of the Ombudsman

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