BANKS

Frost Bank

Frost Bank

Frost Bank is the largest bank that operates only in Texas. It is also one of the oldest having been founded in 1868 in San Antonio, where it is still headquartered today. They currently have over 116 branches in the Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Rio Grande Valley, and San Antonio regions and over 1,100 ATM machines located…

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Prosperity Bank

Prosperity Bank

Prosperity Bank was founded in 1983 when it bought a bank in Edna, Texas. It grew in the late 1980’s, primarily by purchasing failed banks in Texas that had been taken over by the FDIC. Today, the Houston, Texas based company operates 212 branches throughout Texas and another six branches in Oklahoma. Prosperity is the 8th largest bank in Texas…

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Comerica Bank

Comerica Bank

Comerica is headquartered in Dallas, TX and is one of the 25 largest banks in the U.S. Originally founded in 1849 as Detroit Savings Fund in Detroit, MI, they now have close to 500 branches throughout California, Michigan, and Texas, with a smaller presence in Arizona and Florida. They also operate in Canada and Mexico. Their financial services include business…

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Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

Perhaps no bank is more proud of their heritage than Wells Fargo. Their history is intertwined with that of the Old West. The company was founded in 1852 as a bank and express delivery service to serve Gold Rush pioneers. Their first office was in San Francisco where their headquarters remains to this day. Miners would take their gold nuggets…

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BBVA Compass Bank

BBVA Compass Bank

Compass Bank became BBVA Compass in 2007 when it was purchased by BBVA (Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria), the second largest bank in Spain.   BBVA  has holdings throughout Europe, the Americas, China, and recently ventured into Turkey.  They are the largest bank in Mexico.  Here in the U.S. BBVA Compass has its headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama.  It has over 700 branches…

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