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Deposit Insurance Publications
Two New Deposit Insurance Publications Available in Korean and Chinese
FIL-23-2005
March 30, 2005


Summary: The FDIC is issuing two brochures for bank customers - Insuring Your Deposits and Your Insured Deposits: FDIC's Guide to Deposit Insurance Coverage - in Korean and Chinese (traditional and simplified).

Highlights:
  • Two popular FDIC brochures on deposit insurance coverage are now available in additional languages:

    Insuring Your Deposits is available in Korean (FDIC-007-2005), Chinese traditional (FDIC-011-2005) and Chinese simplified (FDIC-009-2005).

    Your Insured Deposits: FDIC's Guide to Deposit Insurance Coverage is available in Korean (FDIC-006-2005), Chinese traditional (FDIC-010-2005), and Chinese simplified (FDIC-008-2005).
  • Insuring Your Deposits provides a basic overview of FDIC deposit insurance coverage rules. Your Insured Deposits: FDIC's Guide to Deposit Insurance Coverage explains all of the deposit insurance categories and answers frequently asked questions about deposit insurance.
  • Copies of the new brochures can be downloaded from the FDIC's Web site at: http://www.fdic.gov/deposit/deposits/index.html.
  • Institutions may reprint these publications without permission from the FDIC, provided each brochure is reproduced in its entirety. Information on obtaining free copies of the brochures is attached.
  • All previous editions of Your Insured Deposits in Korean and Chinese are outdated and should be destroyed.
Continuation of FIL-23-2005

Distribution:
FDIC-Insured Institutions

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
Savings/Branch Operations Officer
Compliance Officer
Training Officer

Related Topics:
FDIC Deposit Insurance Regulations
12 C.F.R. 330

Contact:
Ed Silberhorn, Consumer Affairs Specialist
(202) 898-6543

Printable Format:
FIL-23-2005 - PDF 37k (PDF Help)

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Financial Institution Letters
FIL-23-2005
March 30, 2005

Deposit Insurance Publications
Two New Deposit Insurance Publications Available in Korean and Chinese

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has announced that its two new deposit insurance brochures for bank customers - Insuring Your Deposits and Your Insured Deposits: FDIC's Guide to Deposit Insurance Coverage - are now available in Korean and Chinese (traditional and simplified).

Insuring Your Deposits is the FDIC's basic deposit insurance guide for bank customers, covering the four most common account ownership categories (single, joint, payable on death and retirement). Insuring Your Deposits is now available the following five languages:

  • Korean (FDIC-007-2005),
  • Chinese Simplified (FDIC-009-2005)
  • Chinese Traditional (FDIC-011-2005)
  • Spanish (FDIC-016-2004)
  • English (FDIC-002-2004)

Your Insured Deposits: FDIC's Guide to Deposit Insurance Coverage, an update of the FDIC's 1999 publication of the same name, is a comprehensive overview of the rules for deposit insurance coverage and is intended for depositors who need detailed information on the deposit insurance rules. Your Insured Deposits is now available in the following five languages:

  • Korean (FDIC-006-2005),
  • Chinese Simplified (FDIC-008-2005)
  • Chinese Traditional (FDIC-010-2005)
  • Spanish (FDIC-015-2004)
  • English (FDIC-001-2004)

For more information about these publications, see FIL-42-2004, dated April 21, 2004.

Copies of these brochures can be downloaded from the FDIC's Web site at: http://www.fdic.gov/deposit/deposits/index.html.

Please note: Earlier versions of the FDIC publication Your Insured Deposits in Korean and Chinese are outdated and should be destroyed.

Reproduction and Printing of Brochures by Insured Institutions

Financial institutions may reprint these publications without permission from the FDIC provided each brochure is reproduced in its entirety. Source files for the commercial printing of the new brochures may be downloaded from the FDIC's Web site at: http://www.fdic.gov/regulations/resources/brochures/index.html. The format used is QuarkXPress Version 4.0 for Macintosh.

Obtaining Copies From the FDIC

The FDIC will provide insured banks and savings associations with copies of both deposit insurance brochures at no charge. To place an order for either publication, complete and submit the order form located on the FDIC's Web site at: https://vcart.velocitypayment.com/fdic/. Please allow four to six weeks for delivery.

Using the order form on the FDIC's Web site will ensure the fastest delivery of your brochure order. If your institution does not have access to the Internet, orders may be faxed or mailed to the FDIC:

FAX:FDIC Public Information Center
202-416-2111
Or write to:
FDIC Public Information Center
801 17th Street, N.W., Room 100
Washington, D.C. 20434

Orders submitted by FAX or mail should be written on your institution's letterhead and include a contact name, a telephone number where the contact may be reached, the title of the publication requested, and the number of copies requested.

For more information about the FDIC's new deposit insurance brochures, contact the FDIC's Call Center toll-free at 1-877-275-3342.

Michael J. Zamorski
Director
Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection



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