Economic opportunity means different things to different people. For some it’s starting a dream business or buying a new home, while others might need to start with credit counseling, financial education, or a simple checking account. Whatever your needs, from Banking to Borrowing or simply Learning, Southern Bancorp has you covered.
From our mission to our markets, Southern Bancorp is a different kind of bank. Focusing on underserved communities, Southern combines traditional banking and lending services with financial development tools and public policy advocacy to help families and communities grow stronger.
In the News
Southern Bancorp Community Partners (SBCP), a 501(c)(3) loan fund and financial development organization working in partnership with Southern Bancorp to create economic opportunity in some of the nation’s most economically distressed and underserved markets, has been awarded $2 million, the maximum available under the Financial Assistance program of the U.S. Treasury’s CDFI Fund. The competitive awards, which are presented after a rigorous evaluation based on a CDFI’s abilities and success in providing financial access to underserved communities, totaled just over $185 million to 196 organizations this year.read more
Security Alerts & Updates
January 3, 2017 by Andrew Johnson Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Need to contact Yahoo customer care? There are a few ways to do so — but, Yahoo warns that phone is not an option. That’s right: any phone number you come across in an internet search, claiming to...read more