Welcome to Stearns Bank.

Stearns Bank has rural roots that date back 100 years. We have a history serving small, rural communities and are pleased to welcome First East Side Savings Bank customers and employees to the Stearns Bank family.

Your deposits remain safe and secure!

  • No one lost any money on deposits as a result of the closure of this institution.
  • Your accounts are safe, secure and fully accessible. They are insured by the FDIC to the maximum permitted by law.
  • You can continue to write & cash your current checks, use your ATM/Debit card, or access your accounts via online or mobile banking as you have in the past.
  • Direct deposits and automatic payments will continue as normal.
  • If you have a loan, the term will remain the same. Please continue to send your payments as usual.

We have the proven strength to withstand economic turmoil as indicated by our numbers:

  • One of the highest capitalized banks in the Nation
  • Continuous annual profitability - consistently in the top 10% of ALL banks nationally
  • Stable, experienced management

Watch your mail for more information. You will be notified in writing regarding your transition into Stearns Bank accounts, products and services. If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by Stearns Bank or call 954-721-3400.


9399 W. Commercial Blvd
Tamarac, FL 33351
Phone: 954-721-3400