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Planters First Bank Announces Jason Lord  has joined Banking Team 

Planters First Bank is pleased to announce that Jason Lord has joined our Banking Team, as Market President in Perry. Lord will be based in the Perry Office located at 1400 Sam Nunn Blvd. Lord recently served as Commercial Loan Officer and Branch Manager at SunMark Community Bank in Warner Robins. Before this, he served as Information Security Officer and Network Administrator for nine years at SunMark Community Bank of Hawkinsville. Commenting on the announcement, Clay Corbitt,...



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Certificate of Deposit Specials

1.92% APY 1.71% APY 4 months CD 8 months CD or 11 months CD $500 minimum opening deposit $500 minimum opening deposit Bump Up your Savings! Customers will receive an additional .10% on the above rates providing they have an active Planters First Bank checking account relationship. Bump Up Your Savings-CD Specials Printable (PDF) ...



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Planters First Bank Announces Sandi Guest  has joined The Bank

Planters First Bank (“PFB”) is pleased to announce that Sandi Guest has joined the Bank as a Vice President/ Business Banker. Sandi will be based in the Cordele Office located at 1620 East 16th Avenue but will be available to meet with you at your convenience at any of our locations or your place of business. For the past ten years, Sandi has served as Vice President, Branch Manager/ Loan Officer at State Bank and Trust Company (now Cadence Bank). Before this, she served as...



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Planters First Bank is proud to announce the January Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools.

Planters First Bank is proud to announce the January Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools. This spotlight is a new program that Planters First Bank has initiated and held in conjunction with the Pulaski County School System through their nomination and directional process on choosing the educator for the monthly spotlight that will run from October through April of each school year. Kevin Morrison is currently teaching Algebra I, Algebra II, and Pre-Calculus at...



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Planters First Bank Announces Retirement of Banking Veteran, Ben Morris After 48 Years

After 48 years of marking the lives of bank customers and members of the Planters First Bank (“PFB”) Cordele Branch, Ben Morris, Senior Vice President of Planters First Bank announced his retirement on December 13, 2019. With more than forty years of commercial real estate and retail banking experience, Morris managed loan portfolios since the bank’s early days as Cordele Banking Company. Morris has held various positions since beginning his career in 1971, including Market...



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Certificate of Deposit Specials - Another reason to love the Holidays

Certificate of Deposit Specials 1.92% APY 1.71% APY 4 months CD 8 months CD or 11 months CD $500 minimum opening deposit $500 minimum opening deposit Bump Up your Savings! Customers will receive an additional .10% on the above rates providing they have an active Planters First Bank checking account relationship. ...



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Holiday Special - Money Market - Oh, what fun it is to save!

Money Market 1.71%APY for 6 months $50,000 minimum opening deposit Bump Up your Savings! Customers will receive an additional .10% on the above rates providing they have an active Planters First Bank checking account relationship. Annual Percentage Yield (APY) of 1.71% available for six months with a $50,000 minimum opening deposit to Planters First Bank. To obtain the stated APY, the minimum balance of $50,000 must remain on deposit for at least 6 months...



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Planters First Bank is proud to announce the December Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools.

Planters First Bank is proud to announce the December Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools. This spotlight is a new program that Planters First Bank has initiated and held in conjunction with the Pulaski County School System through their nomination and directional process on choosing the educator for the monthly spotlight that will run from October through April of each school year. Rebecca Wilson is an eighth-grade physical science and reading teacher at Pulaski...



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PFB proudly supports the Macon Civic Club 2019 Show, Turn on Your Lovelight.

The Macon Civic Club recently held a reception at the Grand Opera House to honor local charities receiving donations from the 2019 Show, Turn on Your Lovelight. Almost $200,000 was donated to 37 local charities! Click here to view pictures from the reception. PFB Regional President, David Wilson, was the Show Chairman for the 2019 Show and would like to thank our community for all of its support by attending, sponsoring and donating. He also would like to thank Planters First Bank for...



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Customer Alert: ATM System Upgrade Schedule

Our ATMs will be temporarily out of service due to system upgrades. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. You may access your accounts 24/7 via online banking or our mobile app. FITZGERALD: Unavailable Monday, Nov. 4th Fitzgerald ATM Location: 212 E Central Ave Fitzgerald GA 31750 Please note Ocilla ATM located at 120 E 4th St, Ocilla, GA 31774 will be available to use as normal during this upgrade. HAWKINSVILLE: Unavailable Tuesday, Nov....



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Planters First Bank is proud to announce the November Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools.

Planters First Bank is proud to announce the November Teacher Spotlight for Pulaski County Schools. This spotlight is a new program that Planters First Bank has initiated and held in conjunction with the Pulaski County School System through their nomination and directional process on choosing the educator for the monthly spotlight that will run from October through April of each school year. Tonya Hendrix Hair is a Kindergarten teacher at Pulaski County Elementary School. She has...



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CyberSecurity 101 – A crash course for protecting you and your data.

It can be a bit overwhelming to understand all of the terms you’ll hear tossed about regarding cybersecurity. Just a few include malware, ransomware, phishing, worm, and many more. So while we can’t explain all things cybersecurity in this article, our goal here is to give you an overview of many of the more common terms. Malware – This includes viruses, worms, and Trojan Horses. These are software programs that infect your machine and carry malicious codes to destroy the data...