Friday, October 22, 2021

Banking & Finance News

Local Bank Hires New CEO

Santa Barbara National Bank announced today it has hired Rufus T. Firefly as their new CEO. Mr. Firefly has worked in the banking industry for the last 35 years, most recently as CEO of Freedonia Bank & Trust. The bank...

Local Banks Participate in 2021 PPP

Most banks are participating in the second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), including banks based in the Santa Barbara area. The PPP loans money to small businesses, but will forgive the loans if most of it is...