At First Bank SBA, we understand the importance of simple, hassle-free lending. We’ve supported thousands of businesses like yours, and make the process of achieving an SBA loan easier than ever.

Lending, Refined.

We don’t think of loans as just transactions, and never rely on formulas for loan approvals. We rely on our lending expertise and industry knowledge, ensuring the most thoughtful and personalized lending experienced possible.

Focus on your business. We’ll take care of the details.

Our Process

Lending Excellence Since 1935.

For over 80 years, First Bank has helped small businesses succeed. We’ve built a reputation for lending excellence – unmatched in our industry – by sticking to our core principles, and assembling a team focused solely on helping entrepreneurs across the country prosper and pursue their dreams.


We’re customer focused, delivering the thoughtful and personalized SBA lending process you deserve.


Our SBA lending process is simple and hassle-free, so you can focus on what matters most – your business.


We’ve hand-picked an experienced team of lending experts, who make the process of achieving an SBA loan easier than ever.

The SBA Journey – Simplified.

We are experts in SBA loans. That’s all we do. Our responsive, experienced SBA specialists will partner with you, guide you through each step and ensure a simple and hassle-free loan experience. With same-day proposals, loan approvals within three business days, and closing within a few weeks, our SBA process allows you to focus on what matters most – your business.

Get started in a few clicks and prepare the following documents:

Personal and business tax returns for the past 3 years
Year-to-date financials for the subject business
Purchase contract for acquisition or copies of notes to refinance
Project estimate for construction (if applicable)