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I was recently talking with the newest Teller at the 42nd branch, Tiffany, and she said something that stuck with me.   I asked her what she liked about working for FirstBank. She quickly replied that: “Within a few months of working at the bank I have developed relationships with the regular customers and non-customers (who… Read More


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On the morning of September 25th I learned that one of FirstBank’s founding fathers, Roger Reisher, passed away after a long illness.  Roger started with FirstBank shortly after its founding in 1963, and he will always be the heart and soul behind our organization.  His many contributions to FirstBank and the greater Colorado community will… Read More


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Author: Rachel Winston Churchill once said that “we make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” I pride myself on living and breathing this philosophy in my everyday life by giving back what I can when I can. So naturally, one of my many favorite things about… Read More


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Author: Ashley This year, FirstBank was pleased to sponsor the annual South Metro Denver Chamber Business Expo luncheon. The Business Expo took place on Thursday, October 24th at the Denver Tech Center Marriott. FirstBank came with a great presence as we supported the Expo with a booth as well as a full table at the… Read More


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Author: Leigh During the month of November, at all 8 Colorado Springs locations, you will see a Holiday Tree.  Is it a little early to put up a tree? Yes it is.  So why are we doing it?  We’re calling them “Mitten Trees” and are collecting new hats and gloves for children. Winter is coming… Read More


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Author: Ariel As I cooked dinner last night (yes, meat should be thoroughly thawed before you cook it, or it will make a better paper weight than edible meal), I thought about how to celebrate Day of the Dead this year. Past years, I’ve been everything from an admiring bystander to an avid participant. There’s something about… Read More


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Author: Kyle Recently, FirstBank was once again a supporter of The Summit Foundation’s annual Great River Duck Race.  This was the 26th year that the annual race drew thousands of spectators to the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center. Originally established in 1984 by the Breckenridge Ski Corporation, The Summit Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of… Read More


Author: Trudy Yes, our loan officers challenge themselves to not only excellent customer service but also to food challenges. On October 16th, at our Jefferson branch located at Wadsworth & Colfax in Lakewood, Colorado. Two of our employees put themselves through the Jack & Grill 7lb Burrito challenge!!  The burrito has 5 pounds of grilled potatoes,… Read More


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Author: Kyle I recently worked with a FirstBank customer that needed a construction loan.  He was building his new primary residence here in Summit County.  Unfortunately, his old home in Colorado Springs was completely destroyed in the Waldo Canyon Fire.  Part of the money he was using to build the new home was from the… Read More