Securities Investor Protection Corporation

  1. Picking Your First Broker

    Picking Your First Broker

    If you're a rookie investor, your first big investment decision should be an informed ...
  2. 9 Tips For Safeguarding Your Accounts

    9 Tips For Safeguarding Your Accounts

    When it comes to keeping your money safe, don't rely on the FDIC - there's much more ...
  3. Are My Investments Insured Against Loss?

    Are My Investments Insured Against Loss?

    Money invested in a brokerage account has some protection, but that doesn't mean ...
  4. Savings Accounts Not Always The Best Place For ...

    Savings Accounts Not Always The Best Place For ...

    Money market funds may be all that stands between you and increasing your wealth. ...
  5. Bank Failure: Will Your Assets Be Protected?

    Bank Failure: Will Your Assets Be Protected?

    The SIPC and FDIC insure against personal financial ruin when banks or brokerages ...
  1. Is my 403(b) account owned by me or by the institution?

    You are the owner of your 403(b). The financial institution just holds the assets on your behalf and facilitates your transactions.For ...
  2. Should I pull my money out of an annuity if the insurance company is having financial ...

    If an insurance company is having financial problems, you don't necessarily have to pull your money out of the annuity. Even ...
  3. I know there is a form of deposit insurance where a portion of my bank account deposits ...

    First things first, it's only partially correct to think that a portion of your bank deposits is protected. The Federal Deposit ...
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