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We’re excited to announce that Premier Bank of Arkansas is officially part of Southern Bancorp, one of America’s oldest and largest community development banks!

Although very little will change for customers until early 2023, we wanted to share our excitement and provide some information on what you can expect in the coming months.

WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR ME?

You won’t see many changes until all three of Premier Bank’s branches convert to Southern Bancorp locations in early 2023.

Until then, your accounts, loans, debit cards, etc. will remain the same.

Along the way, we’ll keep you up-to-date so you’ll know what to expect.

Your Premier Bank of Arkansas team can answer questions.

WHAT DO I DO NOW?

Make sure we have your most up-to-date contact information so you don’t miss out on any news.

Update or check your information by calling Premier Bank at 870-739-7300, sending an email to support@premierbankar.com or visiting your local Premier Bank branch.

Check back here at BankSouthern.com/Premier for the latest updates!

WHO IS SOUTHERN BANCORP?

We were founded over 30 years ago, right here in Arkansas. We’re a little different from most banks in that we’re a mission-focused financial institution created to help communities access responsible financial products and services.

We describe ourselves as “Wealth Builders for Everyone” because we believe everyone deserves the time and access needed to help them on their path to opportunity.

So, whether you need help getting on your financial feet or you’re looking to expand your business from coast to coast, we can help.

SOUTHERN BANCORP AT-A- GLANCE:

  • Founded in 1986 by some of America’s leading business, political, and philanthropic leaders
  • 54 locations in Arkansas and Mississippi (and growing!)
  • $2.3 billion in assets
  • Nearly 500 employees
  • Award winning SBA Team
  • Full financial counseling staff, including HUD certified credit counselors

Southern Bancorp in the News:

MORE QUESTIONS:

Will Premier Bank change its name to Southern Bancorp?

Eventually, but that won’t happen until early 2023. In fact, very little will change until that time, and we’ll provide plenty of information ahead of any changes.

Will my branches remain open?

Yes, all three Premier Bank branch locations are open and ready to serve you!

Can I access my Premier Bank accounts at Southern Bancorp?

Not yet. Once the Premier Bank branches fully convert to Southern Bancorp in early 2023, customers will then have access to banking at any of Southern Bancorp’s 54 locations.

To learn more about Southern Bancorp’s locations, visit the Southern Bancorp Locations Page.

Need help?

Stop by your local branch or contact us at support@premierbankar.com