What to do if your bank fails

The FDIC protects depositors from failing banks. Most FDIC-insured institutions are well-capitalized and well-managed, so it’s unlikely that you will have deposits in a bank that fails. But it’s common for people to ask, What should I know and do if I hear that my bank has been closed? We hope the following will answer […]


5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Checking Account Safe

1. Don’t give your account number and bank routing information to anyone you don’t know. Give out your account information for transactions only if you are familiar with the company you are dealing with. And if you have not done business with a company before, give out account information only if you have initiated the […]