Author: Rick When I was asked a few weeks ago by FirstBank to write a blog, I have to admit my initial reaction was similar to that of the 1980’s child TV star Gary Coleman when he said “What you talkin’ bout Willis?” (and the person asking me to write the… Read More


FirstBank had a booth at the Palm Desert Area Chamber of Commerce Business Expo last Thursday, October 3rd. I wanted to say thank you to everyone who stopped by. We love visiting with our customers and meeting new potential customers. Thank you for a great evening!! – Heather… Read More


Author: Lisa Recently I gave a presentation to a group of my co-workers; the topic was Building Good Workplace Relationships.  As I labored over the creation of the presentation, I thought about my career with FirstBank and the relationships I’ve built with other FirstBank employees (hereafter referred to as “FirstBankers”).  I also thought about every conceivable justification… Read More


  Author: Amber Nobody likes to feel embarrassed.  Embarrassment is an uncomfortable and self-conscious emotion.  I personally know the immediate side effects of feeling embarrassed all too well. The first thought that usually pops into my head, “Lady Speed Stick, don’t fail me now!” It feels as if someone just turned up the heat about… Read More


Author: Mercedes With the environment of technology constantly changing, FirstBank has kicked our technological efforts into full gear. We are diligently working to release an app (released on 9/17/13 and can be downloaded from the Apple App store or the Google Play Market place), working with our payment processor to enhance our Bill Pay functions, and collaborating with… Read More


Author: Miranda Duncan You might not be a night owl, but there are plenty of bankers who are! Banking may seem to be a nine-to-five job, but since our customers are awake beyond just “banking hours,” we figure we should be, too. Need to transfer funds to pay for your late-night tab? No problem! Balancing… Read More


Author: David The names in this story have been changed: A few months ago while working at my branch in Denver, a young man named Robert came into the bank to do a little business. I didn’t help him, but he recognized me. He came up to me and asked me if I used to work… Read More


Author: Leigh Working at FirstBank for the past 11 years has afforded me many an opportunity to volunteer for local organizations, and this weekend I am doing just that! I have joined the FirstBank of Colorado Springs market Relay for Life Team.  The relay for Life is an event created by the American Cancer Society… Read More


Author: Brian FirstBank supports many non-profit organizations in Colorado, California, and Arizona.  Beyond just a financial contribution, management and staff volunteer a significant amount of personal time to these organizations.  I have been a volunteer with the March of Dimes of Metro Denver since 2006.  The March of Dimes is dedicated to helping the world… Read More


FirstBank is pleased to announce the launch of its blog.  Why is FirstBank launching a blog?  We wanted to make sure we were communicating with new and existing customers in more spaces.  We will not only include a variety of fun and educational content, relevant updates about FirstBank/the banking industry, but interesting info and tidbits about… Read More