Introducing Roger: A Revolutionary Digital Bank Catering to Newly Enlisted Military Service Members

August 15, 2023

Citizens Bank of Edmond, a revered community bank with a 122-year legacy of serving its community and pushing the boundaries of financial technology, proudly announces the launch of its newest venture – Roger. Designed with the newest service members in mind, Roger is set to revolutionize the banking experience for those who serve our nation. In collaboration with fintech partner Nymbus, Citizens Bank of Edmond is poised to deliver an unparalleled banking experience tailored to the unique needs of our nation’s military service men and women.

"As a community bank with a profound legacy of serving our community, we are thrilled to introduce Roger, our newest initiative aimed at supporting all military service members, with a laser focus on the newly enlisted. With Roger, we seek to honor and uplift those who selflessly dedicate their lives to serving our nation," said Jill Castilla, president and CEO of Citizens Bank of Edmond. "At Citizens Bank of Edmond, we are proud to stand by the side of our military members, and we wholeheartedly believe that Roger will make a lasting positive impact on their lives."

A Commitment to Those Who Serve: Roger’s Unveiling

Roger represents a profound commitment by Citizens Bank of Edmond to cater to the unique financial needs of newly enlisted military service members. As a veteran-led organization, Citizens Bank of Edmond takes immense pride in introducing Roger, which will significantly alleviate the financial burdens faced by our nation's military service men and women.

A Streamlined Banking Experience:

At Roger, we understand the urgency and importance of timely payments for military personnel. That's why our accounts can be opened in just two minutes, providing swift access to banking services, including a military-ready direct deposit form. This form helps remove barriers or delays in receiving military pay, offering peace of mind and financial security.

Empowering Financial Management:

With Roger, military members gain access to a suite of advanced money-management tools. Our digital goal-setting features, including cash round-ups to accelerate saving, empower our customers to achieve their financial objectives effectively.

Elevating Financial Freedom:

In our commitment to honoring the service of military members, Roger offers direct deposits available up to two days earlier, giving our customers the advantage of early access to their funds. This initiative is a testament to our dedication to enhancing financial freedom for those who defend our nation.

A Powerful Alliance: Citizens Bank of Edmond and Nymbus

Citizens Bank of Edmond has strategically partnered with Nymbus, a leading fintech provider renowned for its digital banking solutions. Nymbus has quickly become the premier choice for financial institutions seeking to launch niche digital banks with efficiency and excellence. The strategic collaborations empowers Citizens Bank of Edmond to bring Roger to life, catering to the distinct financial requirements of military service members.

A Legacy of Excellence: Citizens Bank of Edmond

With a remarkable 5-star rating from Bauer, Citizens Bank of Edmond has consistently been recognized for its unwavering commitment to serving the community. We bring this same dedication to Roger, ensuring that our military members receive the highest standard of banking services.

About Citizens Bank of Edmond

Established in 1901, Citizens Bank of Edmond has been a trailblazer in providing cutting-edge financial solutions to the community it proudly serves. As a veteran-led institution, the bank holds a deep appreciation for the service of our military members. Visit us at

About Nymbus:

Nymbus has disrupted the financial services market as an alternative to legacy business models. With Nymbus, any size financial institution can quickly launch a full-service digital bank or migrate to our award-winning core. Whichever growth strategy is right for you, Nymbus buys back decades of lost time to engage and support the entire digital customer journey.

Roger is available now to America's military members around the globe. To learn more, visit the website:

For media inquires, please contact:

Citizens Bank of Edmond:
Keisha Landry
Chief of Staff
(405) 818-5961

Allison Netzer
(855) 210-7874

Note: The information contained herein is subject to change without notice.

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