As part of the conversion, your BlackRidgeBANK online and mobile banking will be converted to First Western Bank & Trust online and mobile banking, with access beginning Monday, November 16, at 8:00 AM CST.

BlackRidgeBANK online banking will be available through Friday, November 13.

Beginning Monday, November 16, at 8:00 AM CST, visit to access First Western Bank & Trust online banking or download the myFirstWestern Banking app on your Android or Apple device(s). Search “myFirstWestern” in the appropriate app store or use the links found below.

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Online and Mobile Banking: First-Time Login

Unless your username is longer than 10 characters you will continue to use your same username; however, your password will change. Click login and enter the first ten characters of your current username and temporary password. This will be the last four digits of your Social Security number or tax ID number. You will then be prompted to change your password and securely verify your login information using Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) by sending yourself a code via text, automated phone call.

If you are using Mint, Quicken or QuickBooks, you may continue to utilize these applications; however, you may need to perform some slight changes to your software settings.

Bill Pay

CheckFree will be unavailable beginning Friday, November 6, at 5:00 PM CST; however, any scheduled bill payments will be processed as planned. Starting Monday, November 16, at 8:00 AM CST, you will be able to access iPay (bill pay) through First Western Bank & Trust online and mobile banking. Be sure to review your payee address information within bill pay after conversion weekend to ensure accuracy.


Please contact your local branch or our  Online Banking Team