Farmers State Bank

Overview / Commentary
131 Tower Park Drive Suite 100
Waterloo, IA 50701

Farmers State Bank is headquartered in Waterloo and is the 16th largest bank in the state of Iowa. It is also the 700th largest bank in the nation. It was established in 1903 and as of December of 2019, it had grown to 116 employees at 11 locations. Farmers State Bank's money market rates are 14% higher than the national average, and it boasts an A+ health rating.

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Reviews (3)

Review For Service Received

I stopped in the Independence FSB branch today to make a deposit. The clerk was very friendly and processed my transaction quickly. I really appreciate the service I receive from them.

Must Live Within 50 Miles Of A Branch To Qualify

We live in Iowa and applied for an account, but were turned down because we lived more than 50 miles from the nearest branch.  It currently doesn't say this on their web site, so be warned....

Stay Away From This Bank.

We opened accounts and less than a week later they changed account types. They knew ahead of time but opened the accounts anyway. Now we are out all the $$ for our new checks much less the almost 1.5 hours it took to get each of the accounts set up. They have a nice small town feel but no morals. They will lie right to your face.


Health Grade Components

FDIC Certificate #12855
Year Established1903
Primary RegulatorFDIC
Profit Margin
Return on Assets - YTD1.38%
Return on Equity - YTD15.45%
Annual Interest Income$51.4MM
Assets and Liabilities
AssetsQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$1.17B$1.06B
LoansQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$961.2MM$875.2MM
DepositsQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$948.7MM$821.0MM
Equity CapitalQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$108.3MM$88.6MM
Loan Loss AllowanceQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$10.3MM$9.1MM
Unbacked Noncurrent LoansQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$137.00K$3.00K
Real Estate OwnedQ4 2019vs Q4 2018$849.00K$365.00K
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Farmers State Bank Savings Account Rates

0.50%$100-Business Earnings Rate
0.50%*$100*$10kSmart Start Savings Account
OTHER TIERS: 0.25% $10k+
0.10%$300-Savings Account
0.10%*$15k*-FSB Health Savings Account
OTHER TIERS: 0.01% $1k - $15k

Farmers State Bank Money Market Rates

0.50%*$1m*-FSB Elite MMDA Account
OTHER TIERS: 0.20% $10k - $100k | 0.25% $100k - $250k | 0.35% $250k - $1m
0.22%*$300k*-FSB Brokerage MMDA
OTHER TIERS: 0.15% $1k - $50k | 0.20% $50k - $300k

Farmers State Bank Checking Account Rates

3.05%-$15kFSB Loyalty Checking
0.07%*$100k*-FSB Gold NOW Checking Account
OTHER TIERS: 0.01% $2k - $25k | 0.05% $25k - $100k

Farmers State Bank CD Rates

1.08%$5k-23 Month CD Special
1.00%$5k-17 Month CD Special
0.95%$5k-60 Month CD
0.94%$5k-10 Month CD Special
0.61%$5k-36 Month CD
0.51%$5k-24 Month CD
0.41%$5k-12 Month CD
0.22%$5k-< 12 Month CD

Farmers State Bank IRA Rates

0.51%$5k-2 Year Fixed IRA


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