This is a re-post from Lew Rockwell.com. I copied it here because this may well be a very legitimate concern and requires your action to protect yourselves; Act accordingly. For ourselves, we’re juggling things to move our money out of our bank accounts. We’ve been discussing this at home for several months. It seems not that easy! If you have thoughts on how best to do this, please comment. Thank you, Dean Striker
Bottom line: You are playing with fire if you keep any serious amount of money in a US bank.
It is time for serious diversification. Depending upon the size of your assets, there are different things that should be done. But almost everyone should have some cash and gold coins stored outside the banking system.