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Anchorage Metro Area

Including Anchorage, Wasilla, Eagle River, Kenai, Kodiak, Palmer, Soldotna, Homer, Bethel, Cordova, and 12 other towns.

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Banking in the Anchorage Area

When you're getting settled, it's important to identify your go-to places – including where you'll shop for groceries, where you'll mail letters and of course, where you'll bank. If you're looking for a great bank to do business, then look no further than this page. We've got the facts that will get you moving on a path to a great banking institution in the Anchorage area. Let's get started:

Did you know that five credit unions such as Credit Union 1 and Alaska USA Federal Credit Union are headquartered in the Anchorage area as well as two banks. In addition, you'll find 170 branches eight credit unions and six banks in the area, among them: Northrim Bank, Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union and First National Bank Alaska.

If you're looking for a little history along with your banking tasks, then visit First National Bank of Alaska, which opened in 1922 and is the Anchorage area's oldest active bank. This gorgeous bank is full of history and staff that are friendly.

Good luck on deciding on an Anchorage bank that is perfect for you and your needs this year. From Anchorage proper to Wasilla and beyond, you'll find your neighborhood bank not too far away from where you live. It's now up to you to start saving!

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