First Merchants Named 'Muncie Area's Finest'

June 14, 2012

MUNCIE, Ind. - The First Merchants family received three awards this week as a part of Muncie Area’s Finest, the readers’ choice poll from The Star Press. Readers named First Merchants Bank the ‘Best Bank to Get a Loan’ and the ‘Best Bank to Get a Mortgage.’ First Merchants Trust Company won the award for ‘Best Place for Financial Planning.’

Readers of The Star Press voted online for their local favorites in many categories including businesses, restaurants, events and more. After the votes were counted, The Star Press announced the winners at an invitation-only reception. First Merchants received plaques commemorating their three awards.

First Merchants Bank is proud to provide local banking, lending, and financial planning options to the Muncie community, with local experts who take the time to learn about your unique needs. From personal, vehicle, and home equity loans to a variety of mortgage options, we have the loan to meet your needs. And as one of the largest trust organizations in Indiana, First Merchants Trust Company is equipped to meet all your financial, estate, and retirement planning needs. From lending to estate planning, our personal attention and proactive communication are what set us apart. We're big enough to meet your needs, and small enough to care.

From left: Nicole Cox and Lisa Haney accept the awards for ‘Best Bank to Get a Loan’ and “Best Bank to Get a Mortgage.’ Nichole Kinghorn accepts the award for ‘Best Place for Financial Planning.’