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Consumer Protection

Find resources provided by the FDIC to educate and protect consumers, revitalize communities, and promote compliance with the Community Reinvestment Act and fair lending laws.

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Frequently Asked Questions for Consumer Protection

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Consumer News & Information

Read FDIC's free publications, become a better informed consumer, and submit comments and bank complaints.
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Loans & Mortgages

Read tips for picking a mortgage or loan that is right for you.
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Banking & Your Money

Tips for protecting your bank accounts and money.
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Financial Education & Literacy

Obtain education on important financial issues and topics.
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Community Affairs

Learn how Community Affairs programs help to meet community credit needs.
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Identity Theft & Fraud

Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft and fraud.
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Consumer Financial Privacy

Understand financial privacy and how to protect yourself.
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