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September 14th, 2023
1FirstBank ‘denies the allegations of Betteto Frett’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Amidst public protests against 1FirstBank by local businessman Betteto Frett, 1FirstBank has finally broken its silence.

September 13th, 2023
Betteto Frett takes protest against 1FirstBank to the streets!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Local businessman Betteto Frett, in taking his protest against 1FirstBank to the streets, has stated he is preparing to head to the court once again to challenge the selling of his restaurant and entertainment centre, which he alleges the bank should have no right to sell.

September 12th, 2023
Betteto Frett accuses 1FirstBank of predatory lending

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Local businessman Betteto Frett is accusing 1FirstBank of predatory lending, alleging that the bank attempted to set him up to fail, and wrongfully foreclosed on his properties for monies owed.

February 7th, 2023
Customers still complain about banks, especially non-working ATMs

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Immediately after the Covid-19 pandemic (2020/2021), many residents complained to our newsroom about the treatment by banks, with long lines of residents standing outside in the rain and scorching sun for hours.

April 25th, 2017
Sewage issues force 1FirstBank to close for day

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Customers of 1FirstBank in Road Town, Tortola were disappointed today Tuesday April 24, 2017 when they turned up for business to see a sign showing that the bank was closed for the day.

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