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Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation

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

Fostering Consumer Confidence in Banking

What is the FDIC's Responsibility to the Consumer?

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The FDIC insures deposits in banks and savings associations in the event of bank failure. The FDIC also examines and supervises state-chartered banks that are not members of the Federal Reserve System, while fostering consumer confidence in the banking system.

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