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FC Cincinnati Checking Account with branded debit card is now available
by First Financial Bank

Your city. Your club. Your card.

Cincinnati, OH – June 13, 2019 – As the Exclusive Banking and Financial Services Partner of FC Cincinnati, First Financial Bank is proud to announce the launch of the FC Cincinnati Checking Account, which includes a FC Cincinnati-branded debit card. The orange and blue Visa® debit card also features FC Cincinnati’s lion logo on the front.

FC Cincinnati followers have built a uniquely Cincinnati sports experience on a scale far bigger than anyone thought possible. “We are excited to join with FC Cincinnati to extend the experience and provide fans with a unique bank offering through which they can showcase their passion for the team and our city,” explains Mandy Neeley, Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer for First Financial Bank.

Designed especially for FC Cincinnati fans, the card offers users several perks including discounts on FC Cincinnati tickets, 10 percent off merchandise and exclusive access to club news.

The FC Cincinnati checking account and debit card will be available on Thursday, June 13. Fans can open an account with a $50 minimum balance deposit at any First Financial banking center within 75 miles of Nippert Stadium.

For additional account terms and conditions, please visit

About First Financial Bank

First Financial Bancorp. is a Cincinnati, Ohio based bank holding company. As of March 31, 2019, the Company had $14.1 billion in assets, $8.8 billion in loans, $10.1 billion in deposits and $2.1 billion in shareholders’ equity. The Company’s subsidiary, First Financial Bank, founded in 1863, provides banking and financial services products through its six lines of business: Commercial, Retail Banking, Investment Commercial Real Estate, Mortgage Banking, Commercial Finance and Wealth Management. These business units provide traditional banking services to business and retail clients. Wealth Management provides wealth planning, portfolio management, trust and estate, brokerage and retirement plan services and had approximately $2.6 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2019. The Company operated 158 banking centers as of March 31, 2019, primarily in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky, while the Commercial Finance business lends into targeted industry verticals on a nationwide basis. Additional information about the Company, including its products, services and banking locations, is available at