Author: Chris When I was in fifth grade, my social studies teacher had our class create a mock government.  We had to learn how to run a city and we did it every day in class for a month.  Everyone had a job and I got to be the banker.  I loved it!  Ever since… Read More


Author: Kyle If you’re calling FirstBank to speak with a customer service representative, you are probably searching for important information such as your account balance, when your loan payment is due, or where the closest ATM is located.  Maybe you’re having a really bad day and need to discuss an overdraft fee or you need… Read More


  Passwords are common place tool we use every day in life. They are designed to keep the bad guys out of our bank accounts, email addresses, computers, iPads, iPhones etc. In general password do a pretty good job of keeping your information secured, as long as we follow some best practices with them. Here… Read More


        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


I bank with FirstBank because it makes no sense to bank elsewhere. The service at FirstBank is always first-class. There are always enough tellers and customer service people. I do not need to wait. Everything gets done quickly and correctly. I never have a problem. Nothing goes wrong. Nobody messes up any of my accounts.… Read More


  Author: Ariel I’m in school, a parent, and I have a profession, which is a growing reality in this day and age. Wiping out credit card debit, paying down student loans, and living comfortably with fixed income has been a long-term dream of mine. However, my affinity with eating out (either because I want to… Read More


Author: Sean Financial information is not a popular topic of conversation in general education classrooms, however, the importance and need is there. I have been approached by a few customers that happen to be teachers who look at me as a young professional and would like my influence on the classroom to highlight the importance… 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