Important FDIC Information


Federal Deposit Insurance from the FDIC 

First Federal of Van Wert, OH is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is a federal agency organized in 1933 that protects the depositors of insured Banks against the loss of their deposits due to a bank failure.  The standard insurance amount is $250,000 per depositor.  Insurance coverage is dependent upon account ownership categories and subject to FDIC requirements. 


How can I learn more about my FDIC coverage?

For more information about FDIC insurance coverage, you can call FDIC toll-free at 1(877) ASK-FDIC or 1(877) 275-3342 or visit   

To calculate how your accounts are covered by FDIC insurance, visit and use EDIE the Estimator to create an easy to read report.