Sterling Bank* is a subsidiary of Sterling Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STSA). Sterling provides complete personal, small business, commercial and institutional solutions. With headquarters centrally located in Spokane, Washington, Sterling operates full-service branches throughout Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and California.
*Sterling Savings Bank is a Washington state-chartered bank that operates under the following trade names: Sterling Bank and Argent Bank. Sterling Savings Bank does not operate under the STERLING brand in the State of California, but instead currently operates as "ARGENT BANK." Sterling Savings Bank, Sterling Bank and Argent Bank are the same FDIC-insured institution. Deposits held under Sterling Savings Bank or any of its trade names are not separately insured by the FDIC, but are combined to determine whether a depositor has exceeded the federal deposit insurance limit.