Subject: Unauthorized Banking
Date: April 4, 2019
Description: First National Bank
Unauthorized Banking: First National Bank
To: Chief Executive Officers of All National Banks and Federal Savings Associations; All State Banking Authorities; Chair, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Chair, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Conference of State Bank Supervisors; Deputy Comptrollers (Districts); Assistant Deputy Comptrollers; District Counsels; and All Examining Personnel
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has been informed that an entity using the name of First National Bank and reporting to be located at 222 S 9th Street, Minneapolis, Minn. 55402 is misrepresenting itself as a national bank. First National Bank purports to be a financial institution offering business banking services. This entity is not a licensed or chartered bank.
Businesses have reported receiving fictitious letters and faxes offering uncollateralized revolving lines of credit, secured loans, and long-term loans. Fictitious correspondence may include telephone numbers of (800) 491-0264 or (855) 414-9437.
Consumers should not respond in any manner to the above-described correspondence; anyone who may have been victimized by this entity, however, should file reports with the following agencies:
Additional information concerning this matter that should be brought to the attention of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) may be forwarded to
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
For additional information regarding other types of financial fraud, please visit the OCC’s anti-fraud resources page.
Monica A. Freas