First State Bank Opens 12th Branch
(St. Clair Shores, Michigan) (November 18, 2013) – As a locally-owned community bank dedicated to serving area residents since 1917, First State Bank (FSB) announced the opening of their newest location in Sterling Heights. The opening solidifies FSB’s long-standing commitment to investing in the community with this, its 12th branch, providing valuable banking services aimed at helping families and businesses meet their financial goals.
The branch, located on 19 Mile Road near Dequindre, is a full-service office providing its renowned friendly and personable services with convenient hours Monday through Saturday and extended drive-up hours on Thursday and Fridays. In addition, customers may access the on-premise ATM – just one of a nationwide network of 43,000 surcharge-free ATMs – anytime, without the need for deposit slips or envelopes. The bank offers both personal and business customers state-of-the-art banking technologies. Business customers have access to a wide range of treasury management services and business loan solutions to fund a company’s future with prompt and local decision making. First State Bank is a Preferred Lender under the SBA Preferred Lender Program. Personal banking customers can utilize online billpay, alerts and mobile banking with mobile deposit. First State Bank also offers a full range of personal loans.
“For nearly one hundred years, we’ve been a solid and secure community bank that our friends, neighbors and businesses have trusted. Community banks only thrive when their customers and communities do the same, so taking care of our customers and looking out for the best interest of our community is inherent in the way we conduct business,” said Gene Lovell, President and Chief Executive Officer.
First State Bank was named “Best Bank” by Macomb Daily readers for 2012 and 2013.
First State Bank is headquartered in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. With 96 years of service and $564 million in assets, First State Bank serves Macomb County with 12 branch offices located in Chesterfield Township, Clinton Township, Eastpointe, Macomb Township, Richmond, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Washington Township, and Loan Centers in Sterling Heights and West Bloomfield. For more information, please visit www.thefsb.com or call 866-372-1275.