Hot Springs’ Oldest Mortgage Company


For more than two decades, Security Bank has been Hot Springs’ oldest mortgage company.

Located in the same location since its opening, Security Bank is proud of its history and heritage.

At the end of World War I, Security Bank opened on April 19, 1946 in Stephens, Arkansas. It is the only bank in US history to start with a $5,000 GI loan. With four generations of leaders, Security Bank perpetuates this pioneering spirit and tradition.

“My great-grandfather, my grandfather and my father were and are the cornerstones in the creation of Security Bank,” said Security Bank President Buck Smith. “We are fortunate to remain one of the few smaller, family-owned banks in the nation. We are proud to be able to continue this commitment to our customers and the hard-working people of Arkansas.”

With the many changes in financial institutions, Security Bank is committed to continuing its longstanding presence in Hot Springs and meeting and exceeding customer expectations through its personalized service.

“We look forward to helping our clients realize their dreams,” said Marilee Moreland, Director of Loan Production Office. “Our loan programs are tailored to the individual financial needs of our customers and our goal is to build lasting relationships with our customers. We explain each loan program and help them choose the one that is best for them. so that our clients feel like “family” throughout this process.”

Friendly and helpful staff are dedicated to their customers. Jackie Graves, Secretary/Receptionist, Valerie Brasfield, Loans Processor/Originator, and Lisa Montgomery, Loans Assistant, bring many years of banking and financial services experience to the firm.

Security Bank is also involved with the Hot Springs Board of Realtors, United Way, First Step, Mid-America Science Museum, Hot Springs Sunrise Rotary, Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Club and other charities. They support area schools and participate in events to promote Hot Springs and the community. Security Bank is a member of the Hot Springs and Hot Springs Village Chamber of Commerce.

Security Bank offers several types of loan programs, such as FHA/VA, Rural Development, Conventional, Construction, Consumer and In-House products with very competitive rates. “Now is the time to contact Security Bank to finance your home purchase or refinance your current home. Security Bank’s experienced lending experts will find the right loan program for you and would love to make your dreams come true!”

For more information on how you can be our next satisfied customer, contact us at 501-624-7685 or visit our website at You can also find us and become a friend on Facebook.


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