Your Bank's Safety

Physician's Money Digest, September15 2003, Volume 10, Issue 17

With many physician-investors holdingtheir funds in bank accounts until thestock market rebounds, bank integrity isan important concern nowadays. To besure that your bank is not in danger offailing, you may want to contactVeribanc (888-442-2657; www.veribanc.com) and obtain a "plain English"report on the safety of FDIC-insuredbanks with headquarters in your state.The cost is $10 for a first request and $5for each additional request.