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Banker Resource Center

Fair Lending

The federal fair lending laws - the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and the Fair Housing Act - prohibit discrimination in credit transactions, including transactions related to residential real estate.

Laws and Regulations

Key laws and regulations that pertain to FDIC-supervised institutions; note that other laws and regulations also may apply.

Supervisory Resources

Frequently asked questions, advisories, statements of policy, and other information issued by the FDIC alone, or on an interagency basis, provided to address consumer protection issues.

Other Resources

Supplemental information related to consumer protection issues.


Informational videos and recordings of archived webcasts and teleconferences.

The FDIC’s Technical Assistance Video Program includes educational videos designed to provide bank directors, officers, and employees with useful information about areas of supervisory focus and regulatory changes.