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Mortgage Application Checklist

Gather information you may need for your home loan.

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Loan Calculators

Use our calculators to help you determine the right home value and loan type.

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Grow your Business

As an SBA Preferred Lender we can help accelerate the loan process.

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Invest for your Future

We are here to help you evaluate investment options.

Investment Services

Our Officers are here to help

We've offered Trust Services since 1963.

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Preserve your Wealth

With estate planning to create your financial legacy.

Estate Planning

Plan for the Future

We've offered Trust Services since 1963.

Trust & Fiduciary

We can help with Trust Services

Meet with one of our Trust & Wealth Management Officers to find out more.

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Your Community Bank Since 1903

We are one of the oldest and largest independent community banks in New Mexico.

Our History

See our Footprint

We have been offering banking services since way before New Mexico was a state.

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Local First Since 1903

We are committed to our employees and the communities we serve.

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Retirement Plans

Retirement Plans

We provide all the services you need to offer an attractive retirement plan to your employees.

Plan Formation and Compliance

We consult, educate and help the employer-plan-sponsor to select a plan to attract and retain employees. If the employer has an existing plan, we can review documents to ensure they are up-to-date with regulatory requirements, and maintain them going forward.

We keep employers informed of regulatory changes that might affect their plan, recommendations on how to respond to regulatory changes if needed, and provide various regulatory notices that must be given to participants such as the Summary Annual Report (“SAR”). We conduct compliance testing annually to make sure the plan complies with regulatory requirements and prepare Form 5500 filings for electronic signature and submission.

Investment Advisor

As investment advisor we help to select the investments available for the plan. We are not restricted or limited to any family or group of mutual funds; we use an open architecture approach to select the best of the best in the various investment categories from the entire universe of mutual funds. We use low-fee, no-load, non-proprietary funds and avoid funds that impose penalties for short-holding periods.

Plan Trustee and Administration

We fill the role of plan trustee, custodian and record-keeper. As non-discretionary trustee we help the employer-plan administrator to process enrollments, contributions, investment buys and sells, distributions, rollovers to the plan, and other day-to-day responsibilities and submit tax reports.

As custodian of the plan, we hold investments and handle all investment transactions such as trades and the processing of dividends. As record-keeper of the plan, we update valuations daily, and account for participant holdings and balances.

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First American Bank

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