Are you looking for a local bank that knows and invests in your community? First National Bank has been rooted in Iowa for more than 115 years. It started in 1903 as Ames Savings Bank when it opened its first location on Main Street in Ames. Since then, it has expanded to serve the Ankeny, Osceola and Metro Des Moines areas.
Jody Kammin Calvert took her children to First National Bank to open up checking accounts and teach them about financial responsibility. She gave it a five-star review on Facebook.
"Fantastic experience with personal banker Karen in setting up checking accounts for two of our kids as well as debit cards," she wrote. "Thanks for your patience and helping them to learn how banking works.”
Long-time customer Lora Pierson Larrance recommends First National Bank on Facebook.
“Banked with First National for (more than) 35 years," she wrote. "The service has always been (and still is) top-notch!”
In addition to traditional banking, First National Bank offers wealth management and online personal and business banking services. There are three Des Moines metro locations in Johnston, West Glen and Valley Junction, as well as seven other branches in Ames, Ankeny and Osceola. The Johnston branch is located at 8460 Birchwood Court, Suite 1100. You can visit its website for a list of locations. Des Moines Metro customer service can be reached at 515-225-2641.
First National Bank regularly supports organizations focusing on youth programs and community arts, health and human services and financial literacy and education.