Now is the Time #BlackMoneyMoves
Now is the time to make the switch: Bank Black and Bank Local. M&F Bank, formerly known as Mechanics & Farmers Bank, has been committed to serving the North Carolina community for over 100 years. Mechanics & Farmers bank was founded in 1907 on February 25th in Durham, NC and has served as one of the most influential black businesses in North Carolina. Throughout a century of changes to the world around us, M&F has remained steadfast in its mission…
#BankBlack has to be more than a hashtag, it must be a call to action! M&F has launched several programs to meet all of your banking needs, most recently the DASH Account. With change on the horizon, consider who was there for our community when opportunity was scarce; they’re still here NOW, for you. Take the time and check them out.
Now is the time to make the switch: Bank Black and Bank Local.
“Mechanics and Farmers Bank was born from a need for opportunity. At the turn of the 20th century, African Americans were navigating tremendous obstacles in the fight to participate in the economy. For African Americans, there were few opportunities to obtain financing for their business ventures or homes. There were equally few options to safely place money on deposit and earn interest with established banking institutions, so, the black community created their own.”
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