What does "better together" mean? It's First Federal Bank's philosophy when creating partnerships with customers and communities that strengthen us all.

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Contact a Personal Lender

We're in your neighborhood, ready to help. Our lending specialists take time to listen to your needs and financial situation before suggesting possible solutions.

Contact a Business Specialist

Our commitment is to make your business successful. Our business specialists will listen to your unique needs and match you with the loans and services to truly become your partner in success.

Branches & ATMs

First Federal Bank branches are conveniently located throughout Ohio, Indiana and Michigan whenever you want to visit. You also can bank 24/7 at any ATM and through OnLine Banking or Mobile Banking.

Smart ATMs

Smart ATMs are simple to use. Deposit cash and checks without deposit slips or envelopes. Just sign your checks, verify the amount of your deposit and follow instructions on the screen.


Looking for a fulfilling career in financial services? First Defiance Financial Corp., the holding company of First Federal Bank and First Insurance Group, provides opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Diversity and Inclusion

Our success is directly tied to the hard-working individuals that make our teams. We are committed to supporting inclusiveness and diversity throughout our organization from employees, to vendors and our clients.

Community Support

We're passionate about serving our communities in a way that goes beyond just business. With us, it's personal. Our partnerships strengthen us all, proving we really are better together.

Investor Relations

First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF), headquartered in Defiance, Ohio, is the holding company for First Federal Bank of the Midwest and First Insurance Group.

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