Forcht Group of Kentucky rooted itself in the banking industry in 1985, when Tri-County National Bank opened its doors with $1.5 million in assets. Over the years, the Forcht Group started or acquired other community banks in southeast, central, and northern Kentucky. Today, Forcht Bank operates 30 banking centers in 12 Kentucky counties, including Boone, Fayette, Grant, Green, Jefferson, Knox, Laurel, Madison, McCreary, Pulaski, Taylor, and Whitley.
Forcht Bank's total assets are near $1 billion, making it the 11th largest bank based in Kentucky, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (fdic.gov).
First Financial Credit has 20 loan offices in Kentucky, including Barbourville, Bardstown, Campbellsville, Corbin, Danville, Elizabethtown, Hazard, London, Louisa, Manchester, Maysville, Middlesboro, Pikeville, Prestonsburg, Richmond, Russell Springs, Somerset, Whitley City, and Williamsburg.