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FDIC Consumer News is the FDIC’s monthly newsletter to consumers, providing practical guidance on how to become a smarter, safer user of financial services, including helpful hints, quick tips, and common-sense strategies to protect and stretch your hard-earned dollars.

Last Updated: August 5, 2022
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August 2022

The Importance of Deposit Insurance and Understanding Your Coverage

Deposit insurance from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) enables consumers to place their money with confidence at FDIC-insured banks and savings associations (insured banks) across the country. FDIC deposit insurance is backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government.

Here are some key things to know about deposit insurance...

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