In-Brief

FirstBank expands footprint into Yauco

During the openin, Yauco Deputy Mayor Janet Bonilla speaks with FirstBank CEO Aurelio Alemán and Jay Casalduc, general manager of FirstMortgage.

In its pursuit to provide the best service and convenience for customers, FirstBank announced the recent opening of its Yauco Plaza I Shopping Center branch. The new 3,600 square-foot facility employs 17 sales and service employees.

“We continue with our strategic growth and expansion plan for our branch network in response to customer demand for more accessible branches that give them the opportunity to complete all transactions in one place,” said FirstBank CEO Aurelio Alemán.

The new branch — which features drive-thru windows, an ATM and a FirstMortgage office — will operate Mondays to Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fridays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sundays, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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