A branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in Miami, Hialeah and Coral Gables.
The bank's ratings for safety and soundness are a little weak: 3 stars (adequate) at BauerFinancial and 2 stars (below peer group) at Bankrate.com. Both ratings are based on 3/31/09 financial data. The bank has been a FDIC member since 1969 (FDIC Certificate # 20026).
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