D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking

D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking DISB regulates the insurance, securities and banking industries here in the District of Columbia to ensure they follow the laws, rules and regulations of the city.

The agency also ensures that consumers are treated fairly by these companies. DISB Mission
The mission of the Department of Insurance, Securities, and Banking (DISB) is three-fold: (1) cultivate a regulatory environment that protects consumers and attracts and retains financial services firms to the District; (2) empower and educate residents on financial matters; and (3) provide financing for District small businesses.

Operating as usual

Find alternative ways to finance part of your higher education with this list of grants and scholarships from our Studen...
12/23/2021

Find alternative ways to finance part of your higher education with this list of grants and scholarships from our Student Loan Ombudsman:
disb.dc.gov/page/college-planning-and-funding
#CollegePrep
#StudentDebt
#DCValues
#Tuition
#Scholarships
#College
#HigherEducation
#FairShot

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
DC Public Library
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs

Find alternative ways to finance part of your higher education with this list of grants and scholarships from our Student Loan Ombudsman:
disb.dc.gov/page/college-planning-and-funding
#CollegePrep
#StudentDebt
#DCValues
#Tuition
#Scholarships
#College
#HigherEducation
#FairShot

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
DC Public Library
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs

12/23/2021

I'll be live on MSNBC and CNN this morning discussing the District's plan to combat the winter surge of COVID-19. Tune in!

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/23/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

Timeline Photos
12/22/2021

Timeline Photos

RT @wmata: Metrobus service changes begin December 26

Minor schedule adjustments are coming to 49 @Metrobusinfo routes to improve service reliability

Details: https://t.co/eBFgz36Z4y #wmata

What Makes DC a Trusted, Innovative and World-Class Captive Domicile? Check out our innovative captive insurance solutio...
12/22/2021

What Makes DC a Trusted, Innovative and World-Class Captive Domicile? Check out our innovative captive insurance solutions at disb.dc.gov/page/about-captives.

#DCCaptives
#riskreducation
#Financing
#riskmangement
#nonprofits
#foundations
#boardmanagement

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
DC's Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
GWHCC - Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Washington DC Economic Partnership
Anacostia Business Improvement District
DC Chamber of Commerce

What Makes DC a Trusted, Innovative and World-Class Captive Domicile? Check out our innovative captive insurance solutions at disb.dc.gov/page/about-captives.

#DCCaptives
#riskreducation
#Financing
#riskmangement
#nonprofits
#foundations
#boardmanagement

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
DC's Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
GWHCC - Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Washington DC Economic Partnership
Anacostia Business Improvement District
DC Chamber of Commerce

If you receive an email, text message or phone call informing you that there is suspicious activity on one of your accou...
12/21/2021

If you receive an email, text message or phone call informing you that there is suspicious activity on one of your accounts, beware! It may be a compromised account scam. Avoid these scams with 5 easy tips:
disb.dc.gov/node/1573381

#DCValues
#FinancialInclusion
#Fraud
#Scams

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Coalition Against Insurance Fraud
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
Washington DC Economic Partnership
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
NASAA

If you receive an email, text message or phone call informing you that there is suspicious activity on one of your accounts, beware! It may be a compromised account scam. Avoid these scams with 5 easy tips:
disb.dc.gov/node/1573381

#DCValues
#FinancialInclusion
#Fraud
#Scams

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Coalition Against Insurance Fraud
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
Washington DC Economic Partnership
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
NASAA

12/21/2021

Effective today, masks are required in indoor public settings in the District of Columbia.

Protect yourself and others- #MaskUpDC!

Learn more: tinyurl.com/MayorsOrderDec21

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/20/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

Now Hiring! Apply for a position with DISB as an Associate Commissioner of Securities, an Assistant Director for Securit...
12/20/2021

Now Hiring! Apply for a position with DISB as an Associate Commissioner of Securities, an Assistant Director for Securities Licensing or a Program Analyst. Visit http://careers.dc.gov for more information.

#investing
#securitieslaw
#recruitment
#examinations
#publicpolicy
#banking
#financialregulation
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
NASAA
Investor Protection Trust
FINRA
Washington DC Economic Partnership
Department of Employment Services
D.C. Department of Human Resources
Women In Housing and Finance

Now Hiring! Apply for a position with DISB as an Associate Commissioner of Securities, an Assistant Director for Securities Licensing or a Program Analyst. Visit http://careers.dc.gov for more information.

#investing
#securitieslaw
#recruitment
#examinations
#publicpolicy
#banking
#financialregulation
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
NASAA
Investor Protection Trust
FINRA
Washington DC Economic Partnership
Department of Employment Services
D.C. Department of Human Resources
Women In Housing and Finance

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/20/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

12/17/2021
DC Captives Domicile

The District of Columbia licensed its first captive insurer in 2001 and since then, the District has earned a reputation of being among the leading US jurisdictions for captive insurance. The District has a staff of experienced captive insurance professionals dedicated to the reasonable and efficient regulation of captives. The District’s captive insurance laws and regulations are innovative and flexible, designed to accommodate the varied legal structures and operational requirements of the captive community.
#dccaptives #riskreduction #financing #riskmanagement #nonprofits #foundations #boardmanagement

12/16/2021

🚨New law alert🚨: Effective January 1st, 2022, food-serving entities will no longer automatically include disposable utensils, napkins, straws, etc, with your food. Thanks to the Zero Waste Act, you must now ask for these items! More info ➡️ doee.dc.gov/service/utensils

Leaf Collection | dpw
12/16/2021
Leaf Collection | dpw

Leaf Collection | dpw

Leaf and holiday tree collection season starts November 9, 2020. Find your home’s collection dates.

12/16/2021

Join me tomorrow at 10:30 AM for an update on housing equity in Rock Creek West! We will share new opportunities and the path forward to achieving DC's housing equity goals.

RSVP: tinyurl.com/HousingEquityUpdates

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/16/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

DISB Commissioner Karima Woods, City First Bank President & CEO Brian Argrett, Deputy Mayor Lucinda Babers, Acting Compt...
12/15/2021

DISB Commissioner Karima Woods, City First Bank President & CEO Brian Argrett, Deputy Mayor Lucinda Babers, Acting Comptroller of the Currency Michael Hsu, President of HomeFree USA Marcia Griffin and Project REACh Director Andrew Moss launched DC REACh on Dec. 13.
disb.dc.gov/page/initiatives-3

#DCValues
#FairShot
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#DCREACh
#ProjectREACh
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#FinFitDC
#BankonDC
Mayor Bowser
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
HomeFree-USA
City First Broadway

DISB Commissioner Karima Woods, City First Bank President & CEO Brian Argrett, Deputy Mayor Lucinda Babers, Acting Comptroller of the Currency Michael Hsu, President of HomeFree USA Marcia Griffin and Project REACh Director Andrew Moss launched DC REACh on Dec. 13.
disb.dc.gov/page/initiatives-3

#DCValues
#FairShot
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#DCREACh
#ProjectREACh
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#FinFitDC
#BankonDC
Mayor Bowser
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
HomeFree-USA
City First Broadway

12/15/2021

Protect yourself and your families by learning the red flags of investment fraud. Learn the warning signs with our free investor education resource: https://bit.ly/3gMgA5i #investoreducation #investmentfraud #InvestmentScam

Paying with cash makes it much easier to visibly track your expenses, while a card is easy to swipe time after time.Chec...
12/14/2021

Paying with cash makes it much easier to visibly track your expenses, while a card is easy to swipe time after time.

Check out http://welcome.financiallyfitdc.com where you can learn more about tracking your expenses.

#FinancialFreedom
#HolidayTips
#HolidaySpendingTips

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs

Paying with cash makes it much easier to visibly track your expenses, while a card is easy to swipe time after time.

Check out http://welcome.financiallyfitdc.com where you can learn more about tracking your expenses.

#FinancialFreedom
#HolidayTips
#HolidaySpendingTips

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs

Mayor Bowser and the U.S. Department of Treasury announced today the #DCREACh initiative that will improve access to fin...
12/13/2021

Mayor Bowser and the U.S. Department of Treasury announced today the #DCREACh initiative that will improve access to financial resources for underserved communities. View press release: disb.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-and-us-department-treasury-announce-dc-reach-initiative-give-more.
#DCValues
#FairShot
#credit
#homeownership
#accesstocapital
#DCBizCAP
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#FinFitDC
#ProjectREACh
Mayor Bowser
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
U. S. Treasury Department - Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
HomeFree-USA
Bank on DC

Mayor Bowser and the U.S. Department of Treasury announced today the #DCREACh initiative that will improve access to financial resources for underserved communities. View press release: disb.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-and-us-department-treasury-announce-dc-reach-initiative-give-more.
#DCValues
#FairShot
#credit
#homeownership
#accesstocapital
#DCBizCAP
#OCC
#FinancialInclusion
#FinFitDC
#ProjectREACh
Mayor Bowser
Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
DC Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs
U. S. Treasury Department - Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
HomeFree-USA
Bank on DC

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/13/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

12/13/2021

Join me this Thursday, December 16th at 10:30 AM for an update on housing equity in Rock Creek West! We will share new opportunities and the path forward to achieving DC's housing equity goals.

RSVP: tinyurl.com/HousingEquityUpdates

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/10/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

12/09/2021

The #FITDC Fresh Start 5K is back! 🏃🏾‍♀️

Join me & neighbors from all eight wards on New Years Day to start 2022 off on the right foot as we walk, jog, & run through scenic Anacostia Park.

This free event is open to everyone!

Learn more & register: http://fitdcfreshstart5k.com/

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post
12/09/2021

Photos from Mayor Bowser's post

12/09/2021

16- & 17-year-olds who received the Pfizer vaccine before June 9, 2021 should get a booster shot.

The booster is available starting today at all District-operated library walk-up sites, pop-up sites, & pediatric clinics listed on http://vaccinate.dc.gov

Here are sites where the booster for 16- and 17- year-olds is available this evening, Thursday, December 9:

- Capitol View Library (until 7pm)
- MLK Jr. Library (until 7pm)
- Petworth Library (until 7pm)
- Bunker Hill ES (until 7:30pm)
- Center City PCS (Congress Heights) (until 7:30pm)
- EL Haynes PCS (until 7:30pm)
- Washington Global PCS (until 5:30pm)

Learn more: http://tinyurl.com/DC1617Booster

What is a Trusted Contact, and why should you have one?
12/09/2021
What is a Trusted Contact, and why should you have one?

What is a Trusted Contact, and why should you have one?

NASAA has joined with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and the SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy in urging all investors to ...

Photos from DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives's post
12/09/2021

Photos from DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives's post

@DCDISB will take part in the District’s Climate and Flood Planning  Roundtable chaired by Ward 3 Councilmember Cheh, Wa...
12/09/2021

@DCDISB will take part in the District’s Climate and Flood Planning Roundtable chaired by Ward 3 Councilmember Cheh, Ward 5 Councilmember McDuffie and Ward 6 Councilmember Allen. Join us:

12/17/2021 at 9 a.m.
disb.dc.gov/event/transportation-environment-judiciary-public-safety-business-economic-development-public

#waterdamage
#flooding
#propertyprotection

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Department of Energy & Environment
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
Kenyan R. McDuffie
Mary Cheh
Elissa Silverman
Councilmember Janeese Lewis George
Charles Allen
Vincent C. Gray
National Association of Insurance Commissioners

@DCDISB will take part in the District’s Climate and Flood Planning Roundtable chaired by Ward 3 Councilmember Cheh, Ward 5 Councilmember McDuffie and Ward 6 Councilmember Allen. Join us:

12/17/2021 at 9 a.m.
disb.dc.gov/event/transportation-environment-judiciary-public-safety-business-economic-development-public

#waterdamage
#flooding
#propertyprotection

Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure
Department of Energy & Environment
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
DC Department of Small and Local Business Development
Kenyan R. McDuffie
Mary Cheh
Elissa Silverman
Councilmember Janeese Lewis George
Charles Allen
Vincent C. Gray
National Association of Insurance Commissioners

12/09/2021

Calling all District Seniors! Our 23rd Annual Senior Holiday Celebration is right around the corner! 🎄 ❄️

📅 Weds, Dec 15
⏰ 10 AM
📍 Walter E. Washington Convention Center
RSVP: tinyurl.com/mmbseniorholidaycelebration

Please Note: Proof of vaccination & masks will be required to attend.

Timeline Photos
12/09/2021

Timeline Photos

On #WayBackWednesday we are just going back a little bit and reviewing the 4th Quarter 2021 accomplishments of #TeamDMOI's DC Department of Public Works:

• Snow fleet now has 46 100% biodiesel trucks.

• Continued its campaign to inspect recycling carts and yard waste.

• Updated its yard waste collection program.

• MuralsDC closed out its season with 11 new installations and a record number of sponsorships for projects.

Learn more at dpw.dc.gov.👇

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Find alternative ways to finance part of your higher education with this list of grants and scholarships from our Student Loan Ombudsman: disb.dc.gov/page/college-planning-and-funding #CollegePrep #StudentDebt #DCValues #Tuition #Scholarships #College #HigherEducation #FairShot Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure Office of the State Superintendent of Education DC Public Library DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs
What Makes DC a Trusted, Innovative and World-Class Captive Domicile? Check out our innovative captive insurance solutions at disb.dc.gov/page/about-captives. #DCCaptives #riskreducation #Financing #riskmangement #nonprofits #foundations #boardmanagement Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure DC Department of Small and Local Business Development D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs DC's Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development GWHCC - Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Washington DC Economic Partnership Anacostia Business Improvement District DC Chamber of Commerce
If you receive an email, text message or phone call informing you that there is suspicious activity on one of your accounts, beware! It may be a compromised account scam. Avoid these scams with 5 easy tips: disb.dc.gov/node/1573381 #DCValues #FinancialInclusion #Fraud #Scams Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure Coalition Against Insurance Fraud DC Mayor's Office on African-American Affairs Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs DC Mayor's Office of Women's Policy & Initiatives Washington DC Economic Partnership National Association of Insurance Commissioners NASAA