COVID-19 Virus Response
To ensure a safe environment for both employees and customers, we continue to adhere to CDC recommendations. All employees and customers wear face coverings and observe social distancing when in the presence of others. As an extra safety precaution, our branch staff serves customers behind partitions.
We are grateful our staff is working diligently to safely serve our customers.
- Main Office of Fashion Square Blvd, Saginaw is open by appointment and with drive-up service.
- State Street, Saginaw lobby and drive-up service is available.
- Downtown Bay City lobby and drive-up service is available.
- Wilder Road, Bay City is open by appointment and drive-up service is available.
- Madison Avenue, Midland lobby and drive-up service is available.
For our customers’ convenience, Online Services are available along with Drop Box services at all our locations.
Banking Locations are Open! Just With A Few Adjustments.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has led to big adjustments in our everyday lives, but one thing not changing is our commitment to serving you and your banking needs. We are dedicated to doing so in a manner that protects you, our staff and our community.
Update March 15, 2020
We are open to serve customers in the lobbies of our State Street, Madison Avenue and Midland offices, through our drive-thru lanes at all locations, and by telephone. As the health and well-being of our customers and employees is our first priority, we strongly encourage you to utilize banking services that provide a healthy alternative for you and our staff. In our lobbies social distancing measures have been put in place. Markings have been added to the floor to ensure proper distancing, sneeze guards have been added to each personal banker desk, and enhanced cleaning practices have been put in place. We ask that you wear a face mask for your safety and for the safety of our staff. 1st State Bank’s customers are able to request a copy of the Preparedness and Response Plan that the Bank has created, related to COVID-19. The Preparedness and Response Plan lists the safety protocols and infection prevention measures the Bank is taking. This live document can be requested from Lindsey Barsaleau, Human Resources Generalist, at 989.272.7506, or E-Mail
During Business Hours
State Street, Madison Ave, & Midland Offices
Office Drive Thru
By Phone- 989-799-7500
Courier Pick up for Business Deposits
Call for an appointment
24 Hour Services
Drop Box at all locations
Business Remote Deposit Service
Our Strength is a Very Important Part of Who we Are
1st State Bank is proud to hold the designation of a 5-Star Rated Bank, the strongest rating assigned by Bauer Financial, Inc., the nation’s leading independent bank rating firm. 1st State Bank will work constructively with customers to minimize adverse financial effects as we navigate our way around today’s challenges. Enjoy peace of mind by making your deposits eligible for multi-million-dollar FDIC insurance. By working closely with Promontory Interfinancial Network, L.L.C. we can provide access to FDIC insurance through a single bank relationship. We can help with your personal savings, business funds or if you manage a local municipality. View information on our website (Business ICS tab) or call one of our Branch locations.
Lean on Us for Guidance
As a businessperson, your banking relationship is one of the most important relationships you have. We believe that having a strong relationship with an experienced and knowledgeable business banker is vital during these times. Our deposit specialists are cash management experts. Our lenders know you and our community. We are actively addressing the potential economic impact that this outbreak might have on you and your business.
We encourage you to contact your lender to discuss your questions and concerns. As always, we are here to advise and work through your individual situations. As part of the effort to help those impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak the government has provided financial relief programs. For more information on Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Disaster Loans click here. Visit the SBA website to apply. https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/
There are several valuable services that will help make your day a little less stressful. If you currently are not taking advantage of our free Remote Deposit Service or free Deposit Pick-up Service don’t hesitate to contact us to get started. Cash Management Services
Whether you are looking for a way to make your payments easier each month or you have already fallen behind, there are options. We can work with you to determine the best option for your unique situation. On our home page click on Managing your 1st State Bank Mortgage and follow the prompts or Call 1-800-669-4268.
Be on the Lookout for Fraud
Please be aware that there are phishing attempts offering information on the Coronavirus. Also, if you find yourself working in a different environment remember to think security and confidentiality. Scammers may attempt to take advantage of the panic surrounding COVID-19. Be on the lookout for suspicious emails or texts. Do not click on links or attachments from unknown senders. Always verify if a website is legitimate before sharing sensitive information.