FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION Definition

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FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION (FDIC) is an agency of the federal government that insures accounts at most commercial banks and mutual savings banks. The FDIC also has primary federal supervisory authority over insured state banks that are not members of the Federal Reserve System.

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EXPENSE is the amount of assets or services used during a period.

GUARANTEE DEPOSIT see SELLER GUARANTEE DEPOSIT.

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