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I just recently learned that fund accounts at VG are not insured by SIPC, yet their brokerage accounts for holding any outside funds (or equities) are.

Now it's not like they're going to have some execs embezzle a bunch of money, fold and I'm gonna be out my investments there tomorrow, but it just rubs me wrong to think that this could happen.

Maybe I'm too paranoid having watched the unexpected happen with say, Lincoln Savings. Yet this really gives me pause in how much I want to hold at VG.

Is this the same practice at Fidelity, et al?
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