downtown Sioux Falls South Dakota

About Us

Learn why we’re one of the strongest
banks in the nation, and why we’re here
to stay!

Locally Grown, Nationally Known

We are proud of our strong reputation and even more proud of our people and the values they embody. PREMIER associates have deep, South Dakota roots and demonstrate a personal commitment to the communities we serve.

Zero Debt

Privately owned and debt-free. One of the strongest banks in the nation.


Strongly capitalized and one of the top-performing S-corp banks in the country.


Our wealth and trust specialists manage $3 billion in trust assets.

The PREMIER Family

United National Corporation, the holding company for First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard, has been consistently ranked as one of the top-performing S-Corp banks with assets between $100 million and $3 billion by American Banking Association's Banking Journal.

First PREMIER Bank
First PREMIER Bank

As a regional bank with a strong national reputation, we’re high tech and high touch. We serve individuals from all walks of life and businesses and organizations of every size, offering comprehensive banking, financial, treasury, wealth and trust services.

PREMIER Bankcard
PREMIER Bankcard

Low credit scores, caused by past financial problems, job loss, divorce and other factors impact millions of consumers today. As the 12th largest issuer of Mastercard®, we help people who may otherwise be turned down to obtain a credit card.                           

Our Story

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Our People


We have 2300+ employees in over 20 locations within the state of South Dakota.

Sioux Falls

Locally headquartered and proudly serving the City of Sioux Falls and the State of South Dakota.

Best Bank

Ranked one of the “Best Banks to Work For” 2015-2020 by American Banker and Best Companies Group.

buildingsPREMIER Careers

At First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard, we’re hiring! Enjoy great pay and benefits at one of the “Best Banks to Work For.”

shadow of personThe PREMIER Way

Proactive, relational, excellence, making a difference, eager to serve and representing well… it’s the PREMIER Way.

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Showing appreciation and celebrating the accomplishments of our associates is an important part of business.

Our Relationships

At First PREMIER, we take pride in our long-standing, solid, personal relationships. We serve the individualized financial needs of thousands of consumers, businesses, agricultural producers, organizations, non-profits, foundations and more. For 20+ years, we have served as the bank for the State of South Dakota. We have also been the bank for the City of Sioux Falls for 15+ years. 

  • Consumers
  • Small Businesses
  • Commercial Clients Across Industries
  • Government Agencies
  • Foundations / Endowments



Giving Back to Our Community

Partner with a bank that gives back generously to your community. First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard support over 700 organizations, and last year alone, PREMIER associates dedicated over 32,000 hours in community service!

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