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Wells Fargo Bank

Wells Fargo & Co is one of the leading financial services companies operating all over the world. It is the 4th largest bank in the United States by assets and also the third largest banking firm by market capitals. Moreover, Wells Fargo is the 2nd largest financial services firm in deposits, debit card and home mortgage servicing. It was also the only bank in the US to be honored with AAA rating in 2007 by S&P. Wells Fargo is headquartered in San Francisco, California and it the outcome of the acquisition of Wells Fargo & Co, based in California, by the Norwest Corporation (based in Minneapolis) in 1998. The new company still keeps the name and maintains the headquarters in San Francisco after the acquisition.

Wells Fargo History

Wells Fargo has a long history of more than 150 years and it has been involved in major events that occurred in America's history. Wells Fargo & Co was founded in 1852 by Henry Wells and William Fargo to provide banking and express services in California. During its initial period, the company provided banking services like buying gold, selling paper bank drafts and express services like fast delivery of gold and other valuable items.

The bank began its operation in the gold rush port and opened their offices in emerging cities and mining camps located in the West. During the booming economy of 1850s Wells Fargo built a strong reputation of trust and earned everlasting fame in 1860s. The present Wells Fargo is a result of a merger between the original Wells Fargo and the Minneapolis based Norwest Corporation in 1998. Two major banks in the US, Century Bank and Wachovia Corporation were acquired by Wells Fargo in 2008.

Wells Fargo Bank Locations

Wells Fargo has its locations all over the United States and several other major cities of the world. As of 2009, the bank has a huge network of more than 6,650 retail branches, 12,260 ATMs, 276,000 employees serving more than 48 millions customers worldwide. At present, the bank operates its ATMs and stores under the names of Wells Fargo and Wachovia. Being one of the four big banks of the US, Wells Fargo has a significant international presence. As on 20th March 2010, Dealer Services of Wachovia became Wells Fargo Dealer Services.

Wells Fargo Products and Services

A wide range of banking products and financial services are made available by Wells Fargo under its personal, small business and corporation banking services. From its early express and banking services mainly related with gold, the bank has grown into a full fledge banking firm that can fulfill all the banking needs of every individual. The followings are some of the most popular products and services offered by the bank.

Personal Banking
  • Online Banking
  • Online Bill Pay
  • Savings and CDs
  • Credit Cards
  • Gift Card
  • Debit/ATM Card
  • Mobile Access
  • Loans & Credit
  • Home Mortgage
  • Home Equity
  • Student Loans
  • Personal Loans
  • Auto Finance
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Loan Modification
  • Refinance Program
  • Less than Perfect Credit
  • Life & Health Insurance
  • Auto & Other Vehicle Insurance
  • Business Insurance
  • Investing Solutions
  • IRAs
  • Mutual Funds
  • Customer Service
Small Business
  • Checking and Savings
  • Savings and CDs
  • Loans and Lines of Credit
  • Grants
  • Business Rewards
  • Retirement & Investments
  • Check Card
  • Business Services Packages
  • International Business Services
  • Business Online Banking
  • Foreign Exchange Online
  • Business Bill Pay
  • Direct Pay
  • Wire Transfer
  • Business Term Loans
  • Returned Items and Deposit Details
  • Wells Fargo HSAs for Small Business
  • Merchant Card Processing
Commercial Banking
  • Anti Fraud Strategies
  • Equipment Purchase or Lease
  • Risk Protection
  • Merchant Solutions
  • International Trade
  • Treasury Management
  • Real Estate
  • Insurance
  • Investments
  • Financing
  • Retirement and Employee Benefits
  • Specialty Services
  • Industry Solutions

Wells Fargo Bank Careers

A variety of jobs and career options are offered by the bank around the world. Several job opportunities for under graduates, graduates, MBAs, and various other openings are made available by Wells Fargo to eligible candidates. The bank offers many benefits and privileges to their employees along with competitive pay packages. The bank also allows interested candidates to search for job vacancies in the US and outside through the bank website. Customers of the bank can check present mortgage rates, contact advisors, and find details on routing numbers, ATM locations, Credit Card Rewards, advantage fund, bank owned homes, mortgage payment, online login and hours of operation from the official website of the bank.

Wells Fargo Customer Service

The bank offers a number of customer care numbers through which troubled customers can get assistance for various kinds of grievances. These phone numbers are mostly toll free numbers and they offer 24 hours a day and 7 days a week service. The following are some of the important Wells Fargo contact numbers;

1-800-869-3557 (for general banking questions)
1-800-956-4442 (for online banking & bill pay service)
1-866-867-5568 (report online fraud)
1-800-877-4833 (for customers with hearing impairments)

Wells Fargo Head Office Address:
Corporate Office
Wells Fargo
420 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 1-800-956-4442.
Being one of the largest banks in the United States, Wells Fargo offers a complete range of banking products and services. Visit the bank website to find comprehensive information.



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