March 18, 2014

Oklahoma banker Larry Briggs continues successful career at First National Bank and Trust Co.

In 1984, First Oklahoma Bank, N.A. of Shawnee, Okla. opened with a capital structure of $2.5 million, a large portion of which was borrowed from a […]
July 10, 2018

First National Bank president joins Federal Reserve advisory board

First National Bank & Trust Co. president Larry Briggs was named a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council […]
August 10, 2018

Oklahoma Bankers Association honors First National Bank & Trust President Larry Briggs

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s enterprise, First National Bank & Trust Co. (FNB), is pleased to announce its President Larry Briggs was inducted into the 50-Year Club at […]
August 23, 2019

One Time Grant Program pays closing costs on CPN member homes

The One Time Grant program has evolved and improved, assisting hundreds of Citizen Potawatomi with funds for their down payment or closing costs associated with the purchase, building or refinancing of a home.
February 12, 2020

One Time Grant program open for housing opportunities

The One Time Grant has assisted hundreds of Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal members with funds for their down payment or closing costs associated with the purchase, building or refinancing of a home.
April 28, 2020

First National Bank CEO Bryan Cain on banking, beekeeping and blizzards

First National Bank & Trust Co. named Bryan Cain its new president and CEO in January 2020. A lifelong Oklahoman from Wewoka, Cain decided to spend most of his 20-plus years in banking helping individuals in his hometown.
June 12, 2020

Lasting effects of COVID-19 on cybersecurity

Unfortunately, scammers often use crises to take advantage of people who aren’t properly protecting their personal and financial information. First National Bank & Trust Co. is here to help guard against cybersecurity threats.
July 17, 2020

Why your credit score matters

Your credit score — whether good or bad — speaks to your responsibility and character in repaying someone who has loaned you money.
August 10, 2020

The scoop on HUD 184 loans

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development offers a special program for tribal citizens called the Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program, often referred to as a HUD 184 loan.