News & Announcements

Employment Opportunities


Farmers Bank is currently accepting applications for both a part-time switchboard operator and a part-time floater teller position in the Appomattox area.  The ideal candidates should have a professional character, be able to provide superior customer service, be available to work a flexible schedule, and possess computer skills.  For the teller position, prior cash handling experience is recommended.  Applications are available at any of our branches, and you may contact our Human Resource Officer at (434)352-7171 or toll-free at 877-405-7797 with any questions. We look forward to finding new members to add to the Farmers Bank team.

The Farmers Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Identity Theft Assistance


If you believe that you have been the victim of identity theft:

  • Contact one of our bank officials immediately at 434-352-7171
  • Contact the fraud departments of each of the three major credit bureaus:
    • Equifax           1-800-525-6285
    • Experian         1-888-397-3742
    • TransUnion    1-800-680-7289
  • File a police report with your local police agency and retain a copy of all documents. 

 

FDIC Deposit Insurance


Established by the Banking Act of 1933, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation exists to guarantee the safety of your money.  You can be confident that money deposited at Farmers Bank falls under this protection, backed by the credit of the United States government. Since the inception of the FDIC, no depositor has ever lost funds as a result of the failure of an FDIC-insured institution.

The standard insurance amount is $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each account ownership category.

For more information, visit the FDIC's page on Deposit Insurance

 

Banking Memberships 


FDIC  
Federal Reserve Bank                                                            
Virginia Bankers Association
Virginia Association of Community Banks
Independent Community Bankers Association
Chambers of Commerce:  Appomattox, Buckingham & Farmville