While big banks get bigger, the vision for Fidelity Bank has remained the same for over 100 years: to be an Independent , Sound , and Profitable bank that businesses and families come to first – and Bank with for life. Bank for Life – We earn the loyalty of our customers. Our superior attention to caring and personal service lets us build relationships that span lifetimes – even generations. Independent – Fidelity Bank is not for sale. We have been independent for over 100 years, and we plan to remain that way. Sound – Our bank is safe and secure. We have superior quality assets and a rock solid capital position. Profitable – Our bank is profitable and growing. We provide consistent healthy returns, and we seek out opportunities for growth and expansion. Fidelity Bank was awarded a 5-Star (Superior Bank) rating from BauerFinancial and did not accept federal assistance through the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).