Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)


The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is an independent agency created by the Congress to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system by: insuring deposits; examining and supervising financial institutions for safety and soundness and consumer protection; making large and complex financial institutions resolvable; and managing receiverships.



  550 17th St. NW, Washington DC, 20429    Map this

Contact Numbers

(877) ASK-FDIC:  (877) 275-3342
TTY:  (800) 877-8339

Board of Directors

Chairman - Jelena McWilliams
Director (Internal) - Martin J. Gruenberg
Comptroller of the Currency - Joeseph M. Otting
Director, Consumer Finance Protection Bureau - Kathleen Laura Kraninger