National Credit Union Administration

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  1. Besides a savings account, where is the safest place to keep my money?

    Savings accounts are safe because investors' deposits are guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) ...
  2. Does the FDIC cover credit unions?

    Learn whether or not the FDIC insures your funds at a credit union, and what types of insurance are available at the different ...
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    Discover certificates of deposit, their basic makeup and numerous variations, and understand why they are some of the safest ...
  4. What is the difference between a state and a federally chartered credit union?

    Learn how federal chartered credit unions are regulated by the NCUA, while state chartered unions are regulated by their ...
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