October is National Cyber Security Awareness month. Here are five tips to keep your money safe: 1)  Set up account alerts. This is an easy and effective way to both manage your finances and alert you to possible fraudulent transactions through email or text message. Click on the heading “Settings & Alerts” to enroll for… Read More


FirstBank Launches 90 Seconds to Success Yep. You heard that right! FirstBank’s popular business video competition is back. Renamed “90 Seconds to Success,” the contest will award two companies—one in Colorado and one in Arizona— $20,000 each (twenty thousand dollars each!). Runners-up in both states will receive $2,500. How it works: Business owners can enter… Read More


FREE food for customers this Friday. This Friday, Sept. 2 — from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — FirstBank’s Franklin branch, located at 1617 E. Colfax Avenue in Denver, will be dishing out FREE lunch for customers. The Real Deal food truck, which features fruit smoothies and Latin cuisine, will be on-site serving up yummy dishes and all… Read More


Saving Up for Your Time Off According to the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, August has the highest number of births. What’s more, September 16th represents the most common birthday of the year. While we can only speculate about why so many babies are born this time of year (insert cheeky remarks about too many glasses… Read More


Young adults often bump into a cold fact of financial life: Having no credit history can limit your options just as much as having bad credit does. Lenders, rental offices and insurance companies use your financial track record to judge how likely you are to pay debts and bills — and if you’re a blank… Read More


Sometimes the best things in life come from unlikely sources. This is at least what longtime Colorado resident and practicing lawyer, Elizabeth “Biz” McDermott, has taught us about her Denver-based food truck, Keenwah, Co. The University of Denver law graduate and self-proclaimed health and fitness enthusiast realized she wasn’t in love with her career path and… Read More


Millennials are awesome! While this is not something exclaimed across society often, it is something FirstBank believes and something our own millennials demonstrate in their actions. FirstBank’s 33 interns from across Colorado joined forces in Denver to help clean alleys in the Globeville neighborhood. These “Off-Duty Bankers” experienced more than a day of painting, weeding,… Read More


Mandy and Steven Smith, owners of the award-winning food truck Crock Spot, don’t have a typical story of falling into the food business. They never owned a restaurant. They didn’t go to culinary school. They didn’t work in the industry. In fact, Mandy was a life coach in San Francisco, and Steven was an actor… Read More


Le debes a un amigo? O necesitas enviarle dinero a alguien? Mándalo con el servicio de FirstBank de Transferencia de Persona a Persona y puede que ganes $500! Lo único que necesitas es Banca por Internet, la aplicación Móvil de FirstBank y un teléfono. Mira los detalles: La oferta es desde el 1ero de julio… Read More


Cuatro viernes. Cuatro sucursales de FirstBank. Comida GRATIS. Cada viernes, comenzando el 15 de julio hasta el 5 de agosto- desde las 11 a.m. hasta la 1 p.m. – las sucursales de FirstBank en la lista mencionada continuación van a ofrecer carritos de comida ganadores de premios que brindan almuerzo GRATIS para nuestros clientes. Mientras las… Read More