About Us


First Choice Bank, headquartered in Cerritos, California is a community focused financial institution serving diverse consumers and commercial clients and specializing in loans to small businesses, Commercial and Industrial (C&I) loans, residential mortgage loans and commercial real estate loans with a niche in providing finance for the hospitality industry. The bank is a Preferred Small Business Administration (SBA) Lender.

Founded in 2005, First Choice Bank has quickly become a leading provider of financial services that enable our customers to grow, maintain strength, and reach unprecedented levels of success. With a majority of our founders being first generation immigrants, our vision is to provide flexible solutions to Southern California's underserved communities. We surpass our clients' expectations through our efficiency and professionalism and are committed to being "First in Speed, Service, and Solutions."

Mission Statement

We are a community bank focusing on the needs of the specific communities served with targeted products and services. We strive to make a difference by giving back to the community.

A primary mission of First Choice Bank will be to meet the financial services needs of the underserved and distressed community. Come visit us and we will tailor our services to meet your specific financial needs.

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