First Financial Bank announced this week its plans to team up with foreign currency company Travelex to provide more in-depth currency services to customers.

First Financial will use the services of Travelex to produce “innovative and convenient” currency services such as travelers checks and banknotes.

“We’re seeking to make it easier than ever for client who may be planning overseas travel or need foreign currency,” said Renee Gorbett, Senior Vice President of Treasury Management at First Financial Bank. “We want to be sure we are working with the leader in this field in order to attain the maximum benefit for our loyal clientele.”

Gorbett cited Travelex’s ability to offer convenience to First Financial customers. Travelex is one of the largest currency companies in the world, offering services to 2,200 companies in the U.S. and Canada alone. Travelex has more than 700 brick-and-mortar locations in 30 countries around the world.

First Financial, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is a large American bank with $6.6 billion in assets. First Financial maintains 113 domestic branches in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan.

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Simon is a research analyst for MyBankTracker. He is an expert on consumer banking products, bank innovations and financial technology.
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