Looking for more information or need additional assistance? FDIC Consumer Assistance & Information can point you in the right direction. Whether you have questions regarding borrowing, credit reports, cybersecurity, billing errors and resolution or if you’re looking for more information on consumer protection and additional resources, the FDIC has these answers and more!
Overdraft Protection Resources
Need additional help on how to avoid overdraft fees? The FDIC has some great resources to help you manage your money and help prevent overdrafts.
- This printable brochure from the FDIC is “Your Guide to Preventing and Managing Overdraft Fees”
- You can also watch the FDIC Money Smart Podcast under Checking Accounts called “Balance Your Checkbook” for information on how to reconcile your check register against your bank statements.
Want to learn more about cybersecurity and your risks? The FDIC has brochures that help educate you on the popular cybercrimes.
Understanding Deposit Insurance
The FDIC has information about account coverage. Not all financial products and services that banks may offer, such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds, life insurance policies, annuities or securities have coverage. If you would like to learn more and want to use the FDIC Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator (EDIE) check out their website and calculator.