An NJBIZ Conversation with Patrick Ryan

Our President & CEO Patrick Ryan sat down with NJBIZ editor Jeff Kanige to talk about the New Jersey economy and how the bank’s customers have been handling the effects of COVID on the economy.  As a community banker in New Jersey, Patrick Ryan stands at the confluence of several significant strands of events. The … Continue reading An NJBIZ Conversation with Patrick Ryan

3 Ways First Bank is Spearing COVID-19’S Local Economic Recovery

In recent months, the world has paused to adapt to new, changing circumstances triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, community banks included. Our 18 branches have new safety procedures. New state and federal legislation have poured in. We’ve seen a record number of loan applications and an avalanche of inquiries. In some instances, we’ve seen you … Continue reading 3 Ways First Bank is Spearing COVID-19’S Local Economic Recovery