04/23/2018: Celebrating Community Banking Month in North Central Florida

April is National Community Banking Month, and CBTFL is especially pleased to celebrate our relationship with our customers and neighbors. We owe our success to the demand for independent banking in North Central Florida and we reward customer loyalty by serving our local communities. In order to meet the needs of the people and businesses […]

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11/28/2017: Community Bank & Trust of Florida Hires Residential Loan Officer For Ocala Area

Community Bank & Trust of Florida announces the addition of Pepper Kinzer to their mortgage team. Kinzer comes to Community Bank & Trust of Florida with 7 years of mortgage and banking experience. In this role, she will be responsible for residential and installment loan origination in the Ocala and Marion County areas. “We are […]

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11/20/2017: CBTFL Featured In Ocala.com Story On Marion County Banks

Reporter Fred Hiers of the Ocala Star Banner interviewed CBTFL president and CEO Hugh Dailey for a story on the decline of community banks in Marion County. Community Bank & Trust of Florida is now the “only Marion County-based bank,” a situation Dailey attributes to the burden of post-2008 banking regulations and low interest rates. […]

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11/09/2017: Community Bank & Trust of Florida Trust Officer Recongnized by Community Foundation with Legacy Award

  Emily Humphreys-Beher was recently awarded the Legacy Award by Community Foundation of North Central Florida for her work in helping clients complete a transformative charitable gift. Humphreys-Beher, who is an Accredited Estate Planner and Certified Trust Financial Advisor, has offered her services to countless clients in the Alachua and Marion County areas over the […]

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08/24/2017: Last Locally Headquartered Bank Prides Itself On Financial Strength and Customer Service Standards

Approaching its 20th Anniversary, Community Bank & Trust of Florida finds itself the last locally owned and operated bank in Marion and Alachua Counties and one of only two local banks in Sumter County. Community Bank & Trust of Florida has thrived amongst many local buyouts in the market in recent years, the acquisition of […]

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