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As a bank with entrepreneurial roots, we are honored to serve our clients in Kansas City, a place where energy abounds and possibilities seem endless. First Business is proud to have local decision makers committed to building our community and a niche that allows us to dedicate time and expert resources to you — leading to the highest quality attention and Kansas City banking services.

CD & Private Signature Checking

With our CD and Private Signature Checking options, you’ll enjoy great rates while keeping your investments local. That helps us offer more loans to Kansas City-area businesses, creating jobs and driving growth. It’s a real win-win. Get started today.

 

FOR EVERY STAGE OF YOUR BUSINESS

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Growing or Managing a Business

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Leading an Established Business

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Building and Managing Personal Wealth

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Enjoying Personal Retirement

Featured Expert

When Austin Thompson was growing up in a small town outside of Kansas City, his first job was as a cart attendant at a local golf course. With a father in agricultural banking, Austin was used to hearing that he’d grow up to be a banker just like his dad.

“When I went to college, I took one semester of physical therapy classes to prove everyone wrong,” he says. “I ate my humble pie in my second semester and changed my major to business administration with an emphasis in finance and banking. I took the family trait and ran with it.”

After college, he was drawn to the big city, so he worked at a commercial bank in Kansas City. His transition to First Business Bank was a seamless merger of a desire to bring attentive, small-town service to clients along with strong lending capacity. “I really like that First Business feels like a community bank, but can give you a $10 million loan if you need one. You have a personal relationship with an expert who’s not a robot. I feel like we’re very successful with that.”

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Why Bank With Us?

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PERSONAL ATTENTION

Time and individual attention are priceless today in financial services. Our First Business experts prioritize your success, and believe that a personal connection with you and your business is an important, long-term investment in your company and your prosperity.

EXPANDED ACCESS

You're an expert in your own finances and goals, but do you know how to reach them without missteps? With a narrow focus on business and high-net-worth individuals, First Business has a wealth of experience, data, strategies, and connections to help you make the best decisions.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Fiscal needs of a cheese maker differ from those of a parts manufacturer — one size does not fit all. Living in your community, we are immersed in the details of our local industries. You benefit from our commitment and history with top-notch industry connections and experience.

FOCUSED SERVICES

Likely you've discovered, too, that concentrating on what your business does well is a steady path to success. Our clients profit from the same outlook at First Business, where we designed focused, refined services solely for business banking and private wealth management.

Approved Deals

Helping business owners is the gratifying reward for what we do on a daily basis. Whether you’re starting up, growing, or need assistance with cash flow, we make your business our first priority.

$10,600,000
Real Estate Construction Loan

 

  • Mixed Use Development

$6,500,000
Real Estate Loan

 

  • Assisted Living Facility

$1,000,000
Real Estate and Equipment Loan

 

  • VETERINARY PRACTICE

$800,000
Real Estate

 

  • Manufacturer

$742,000
Commercial Loan

 

  • Dental Practice

$704,000
Commercial Line of Credit

 

  • Commercial Contractor

$500,000
Commercial Loan

 

  • Sports Management

$250,000
Commercial Line of Credit

 

  • Medical Practice

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We believe success comes down to putting people first: our clients, our employees, our families, our communities. If you share our philosophy, please check out our latest career openings in Kansas City.

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