New Hire Bonus

Join the BEST Banking Team in the region.  For a limited time, earn a new hire bonus up to $1,500* after joining the Forcht Bank team.  As a Best Places to Work employer 7 years running, you will be part of a dynamic and fulfilling culture that comes with a competitive salary and great benefits. Forcht Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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EARN a $5,000 Scholarship

Forcht Bank is proud to reward 3 young adults who have excelled in their academics and extra curricular activities with a one time $5,000 scholarship! The Community Impact Scholarship was created to recognize and reward high school seniors who have made an impact in their communities with assistance tied to their future educational expenses. Have you positively impacted your community?

BEST BANK IN KENTUCKY - Forbes magazine

Forcht Bank was recently named the Best Bank in Kentucky by Forbes Magazine based on customer survey data. Across all states, only 135 banks were recognized which puts Forcht Bank in the top 2.7% of all U.S.-based financial institutions. We thank our customers for voting us #1 and promise to continue delivering a Happier Banking experience!

What is Happier Banking?

Happier Banking is our promise to you that when you partner with Forcht Bank and our amazing team of staff that you will discover a banking experience you’ve never had before. As a community-based bank with locations throughout Kentucky and Ohio, we are uniquely positioned to offer our customers a vast array of products and technology, with the personal hometown bank touch.

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