We will be closed on Monday January 15, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
We will be closed on Tuesday February 13, 2018 in observance of Mardi Gras Day.
We will be closed on Monday February 19, 2018 in observance of Presidents’ Day.
First Line, Mobile & Online Banking will be offline from May 4th (2 pm) to May 7th (9 am)
We will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.
We will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of Labor Day.
We will be closed on Monday, October 8, 2018 in observance of Columbus Day.
We will be closed on Monday, November 12th in observance of Veteran’s Day.
We will be closed on Thursday, November 22, 2018 and open 8-Noon on Friday to celebrate Thanksgiving.
We will be closed on Tuesday, December 25, 2018. Merry Christmas!
We will be closed on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Happy New Year!
All offices will close Friday, July 12 @1:30 and Saturday including the Call Center, July 13 due to TS Barry.
We will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day.
We will be closed on Monday, October 14, 2019 in observance of Columbus Day.
We will be closed on Monday, November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day.
Happy 4th of July! All offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019.
We will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019 and open 8-Noon on Friday to celebrate Thanksgiving.
We will be closing at noon on Tuesday, Dec 24 and closed on Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019. Merry Christmas!
We will be closing at noon on Tuesday, Dec 31 and closed on Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020. Happy New Year!
We will be closed on Monday January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
We will be closed on Monday February 17, 2020 in observance of Presidents’ Day.
We will be closed on Tuesday February 25, 2020 in observance of Mardi Gras Day.
Baton Rouge, Mandeville and Hammond are closed. All other offices to close at 3 p.m.
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Welcome to First American Bank and Trust, a better banking choice!!!
Browse through our FAQs for answers to your most common banking questions.
Get Answers to General Frequently Asked Questions
Can I get cleared checks returned to me?
You can log into our Online Banking system and view all transaction details, including cleared checks. To request a paper copy of a cleared check you can call our Customer Service Call Center at 1-800-738-2265.
Are First American Bank and Trust accounts FDIC-insured?
Yes. As of October 3, 2008 there will be an immediate (and temporary) effect on FDIC insurance coverage. Deposits are insured up to $250,000 (previously $100,000) for insurable accounts and Retirement accounts are insured for up to $250,000 as well. Visit the FDIC online at http://www.fdic.gov for more information.
When is the Customer Service Call Center open?
Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 6 PM; Saturday 9 AM to Noon, our Customer Service Call Center Representatives are available to receive your calls. 24/7 you can log-in to Online Banking or call our FirstLine system for account balances or transactions.
How do I change my address?
Online Banking customers can log on and click on User Services and change their address of their Online accounts.
If you do not use Online Banking or have an account that is not online, you can click here for a form to mail in , or visit any First American Bank and Trust branch.
How do I add another account holder to my account?
Visit a First American Bank and Trust branch to add another person as a signer on your account. The added person must provide a signature to provide a signed authorization on the account.
When are funds available after a deposit?
Please review the Disclosures Statements you received when your account was opened. Call our Customer Service Call Center at 1-800-738-2265 to verify the availability of a deposit.
How do I wire money from my account?
Go to your nearest First American Bank and Trust and complete a wire transfer form. Our Customer Service Representative will prepare the transfer for you. You will need the routing number, account number, and name of person or business receiving the funds.
How do I wire money to my account?
Once you give your information to the person or business wiring funds to you, you will be credited the funds when we receive all correct information from the sender.
Where do I mail a deposit, loan payment, or line of credit payment?
Please enclose your account number.
Where do I mail a loan payoff?
Please enclose your account number.
If I’m not a U.S. citizen, can I open an account with your bank?
Yes. Call our Customer Service Call Center ahead of time to obtain information on the required documentation you will need to open an account. You will also need to fill out a W-8 when opening an account.
When does First American Bank and Trust mail my 1099 form?
First American Bank and Trust mail 1099 forms by January 31st of each year.
Get answers about Debit and ATM cards.
Can I get an ATM/Debit card with my First American Bank and Trust account?
Yes! Checking account customers can request a First American Bank and Trust MasterCard® ATM/Debit card. Your card can be used at ATMs, and at any merchant who accepts Debit MasterCard® cards.
Existing checking account holders can come into any branch and fill out a Debit Card Enrollment Form requesting a new card.
What if there are two or more signers on my checking account?
Separate ATM/Debit cards will be issued, each with a different card number and separate PINs.
Can I change the PIN for my ATM/Debit card?
Yes. You can change your PIN at any branch ATM, or by calling 1-866-985-2273.
What should I do if I forget my ATM/Debit card PIN?
Call our Customer Service Call Center at 1-800-738-2265. After we verify your information, our Customer Service Representative will issue a temp PIN. You can then change it at any branch ATM, or by calling 1-866-985-2273.
Should I press “Debit” or “Credit” when using the First American Bank and Trust ATM/Debit card?
You should always press “CREDIT” at any merchant that accepts our MasterCard® Debit card. On a signature-based (non-PIN) purchase, you are covered by our Zero Liability Protection. Use your PIN when you wish to receive cash back.
What are the fees to use an ATM?
You can use your First American Bank and Trust ATM/Debit MasterCard® card at any First American Bank and Trust Branch ATM for FREE!
Using an ATM other than a First American Bank and Trust ATM will result in a charge of $1.50 by First American Bank and Trust plus any surcharge assessed by the ATM owner.
Get answers about Online Banking & Bill Pay.
When you enroll in Online Banking and Bill Pay, you can view all help options when clicking on the “General Help” link, located on the upper right-hand of the Online Banking and Bill Pay page.
How do I enroll in “E-Statements”?
You must be enrolled in Online Banking to receive E-Statements. Under User Services choose this option to receive email notifications to view or print your account statement.
How do I switch back to paper statements?
Under User Services in your Online Banking account, choose to opt-out and start receiving your statements by mail again.
Get answers about careers at First American Bank and Trust.
How do I apply for a position at First American Bank and Trust?
Apply for a position with First American Bank and Trust by completing an application. You can mail, fax, or drop off completed application at any branch. Click here for an application.
When can I expect to hear form First American Bank and Trust on my application?
If there is an interest in your application, you will be contacted for an interview within 90 days of your application. We regret that we cannot contact all applicants regarding their status.
Will I be considered for positions other than the one for which I submitted my application?
Absolutely! We retain all applications for 90 days and an application can be considered for multiple positions depending on your prior experience.
Is a resume an acceptable application for employment?
A resume is only accepted when attached with a First American Bank and Trust application.
FirstLine Telephone Banking, conveniently.
Free account management over the phone is a secure and convenient complement to your First American Bank and Trust accounts. You have 24/7 accessibility to our FirstLine service. Conduct daily activities with your accounts, including checking, savings, and loans from any phone line. Some options include:
FirstLine Banking Number: 1-800-520-2265
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