Long-term relationships are the cornerstone of our business

Everyone is significant, and at Frost, we treat them that way. We give our customers a square deal and keep their assets safe and sound. These beliefs have guided Frost from the very beginning and served our customers well since 1868.  

We offer our customers a full range of banking, investment and insurance products to help them better manage their money, grow their wealth and protect their assets. And our disciplined relationship approach has stood the test of time.

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A history of growth, stability and innovation

Our bank started in the back of a small mercantile store in San Antonio, where T.C. Frost provided Texans with the supplies they needed to prosper on the frontier. Today, Frost provides individuals and businesses with financial tools and advice to thrive in a fast-paced world.

Our bank lobby and tellers’ windows back in 1892.

1868 - Frost established
1919 - Receives trust powers from the Federal Reserve Board
1930s - Survives the Great Depression, when 5,000+ banks shut down

The first two cars in line for the new Frost motor bank opening in 1965

1950 - Gertrude Eberhardt becomes the first female officer of the bank
1965 - First motor bank opens
1979 - Frost becomes the first Texas bank to offer ATMs

Cullen/Frost Bank listing moves to the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CFR

1980s - Survives Texas banking collapse, oil crisis and real estate market crash, only Texas bank to do so without federal assistance or a takeover
1997 - Moves to the NYSE
1998 - Establishes Frost Insurance

Frost has launched top-rated technology that serves as an extension of our customer service, not a replacement for it.

2000 - Introduces online banking service
2008 - Declines TARP bailout funds when many banks applied for government help
2012 - Doubles ATM network to 1,200+
2013 - Launches app for iPhone® and Android™ devices
2014 - Launches industry-leading Debit Card Alerts

Dedicated to the communities we call home

We're from here, and we’ve always played an active role in the communities we serve and call home.

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Supporting nonprofits
Whether it’s education, economic development, health and human services, or the arts, we support the nonprofit organizations where our employees and customers live and work.
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Through volunteer programs or independently, our employees offer their hands and hearts to mentor young people, serve on the boards of nonprofits, care for the elderly, and help with important causes.
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Bettering the community
We don’t just open new financial centers to serve the area’s financial needs, but also to play a part in bettering the community for years to come.
Community Reinvestment Act (CRA)
We’re pleased to provide information on how we’re meeting the credit needs of the entire community, under the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA).
Scholarship Applications
As part of our commitment to Texas students, we’re proud to administer education scholarships.
Corporate Citizenship
At Frost, everything we do is aimed at making people's lives better. And for over 150 years, that commitment has steadily guided our approach to our employees, our planet and the communities we proudly serve.
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At Frost, we're always listening to our customers. If you have questions about our bank, services, technology or anything at all, we're here 24/7. Call us anytime at (800) 513-7678.

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