Freedom Checking

No monthly maintenance fees. No balance requirements. No hassle.  Freedom Checking includes a free VISA® Debit Card that you can use in stores and at ATMs worldwide.

Savings Accounts

Helping you build and benefit from your savings is what we’re here for. Earn interest regardless of your balance.  Freedom First has the tools you need to build your nest egg.

Credit Cards

You have choices between Rewards and Rate credit cards. All our cards offer EMV chip technology, $0 annual fees, and much more. See the line up we offer.

Credit Builder

Freedom First’s Credit Builder helps borrowers establish positive credit. 

Micro Loans

Unsecured loans of up to $3,000 don’t generate the kinds of profits that most banks find worthwhile, but a Micro Loan can be all that’s needed to help borrowers regain their financial footing.

Career Development Loans

Are you are interested in a career development loan for licensure and certification training in Healthcare, Welding, Truck Driving, and CNA? Contact our Community Development team for details.

Freedom Checking

No monthly maintenance fees. No balance requirements. No hassle.  Freedom Checking includes a free VISA® Debit Card that you can use in stores and at ATMs worldwide.

Credit Cards

You have choices between Rewards and Rate credit cards. All our cards offer EMV chip technology, $0 annual fees, and much more. See the line up we offer.

Micro Loans

Unsecured loans of up to $3,000 don’t generate the kinds of profits that most banks find worthwhile, but a Micro Loan can be all that’s needed to help borrowers regain their financial footing.

Savings Accounts

Helping you build and benefit from your savings is what we’re here for. Earn interest regardless of your balance.  Freedom First has the tools you need to build your nest egg.

Credit Builder

Freedom First’s Credit Builder helps borrowers establish positive credit. 

Career Development Loans

Are you are interested in a career development loan for licensure and certification training in Healthcare, Welding, Truck Driving, and CNA? Contact our Community Development team for details.

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COMMUNITY IMPACT—PROGRAMS AND OUTREACH

Fewer fees, great rates, and local decisions on loans are just a few of the ways being part of Freedom First benefits our members every day.

Check out our nationally recognized grants program, our academic scholarships, our annual Community Work Day, and some of our Impact Banking products and services. More than 45,000 people who live and work in the Roanoke and New River Valleys choose to “bank for good” every time they stop in a branch, log in to online banking, and use one of the thousands of free ATMs in our network.

We invite anyone who lives, works, worships, or goes to school anywhere throughout Botetourt, Craig, Franklin, Montgomery, and Roanoke counties or the cities of Roanoke, Radford, and Salem to open an account and apply for a loan today.  

COMMUNITY GRANTS

Freedom First supports the efforts of community action agencies to break down barriers, enable people to fully participate as local citizens, and help families achieve economic success and a better quality of life. Our award-winning Community Grants program supports projects that give special consideration to low-income working families.

Latest News

May 12, 2017

Freedom First Announces 2017 Board of Directors Election Results

Freedom First recently held their annual membership meeting and announced the newly elected members of the board of directors. Filling the three open positions of the nine-member volunteer board are two first-time directors, Michelle Dykstra and Ron Williams, and one re-elected incumbent, Dan Merenda.

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Community Programs

Freedom First Offers a variety of Community Impact programs focused on providing the community with financial services they won’t find anywhere else. Check out the options available & see why we are Freedom First is Where People Bank for Good.

Community Programs

Freedom First Offers a variety of Community Impact programs focused on providing the community with financial services they won’t find anywhere else. Check out the options available & see why we are Freedom First is Where People Bank for Good.

Upcoming Events

May 24

Wasena Elementary Field Day

Summer is almost out. Free ice cream for the kids at Wasena Elementary from Scoop-our ice cream truck.

May 30

Falon Park Elementary

These kids need some free ice cream. Our truck Scoop will be there. Enjoy!