Holiday Closure: Please note that all SouthEast Bank branches will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.

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About Us

SouthEast Bank proudly serves customers in Middle and East Tennessee with a blend of quality banking products, local decision-making, and personalized customer service. As the people who, live, work, and play alongside you, we’re a banking partner that’s good to know.

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Why SouthEast Bank?

We’re a locally-owned financial institution committed to meeting the needs of our communities. From local decision-making to feature-rich banking options – it’s all about your convenience and financial wellness.

Access from Anywhere

Whether you’re near or far, you can bank with confidence. In addition to in-person service, we offer a robust digital banking platform and ATM access so your funds are always within reach.


Branches Across Tennessee


AllPoint ATMs Worldwide


Digital Banking Access

Quick Decisions, Made Locally.

Our leadership lives and works in the communities where we operate, so there’s no need to wait weeks for a lending decision. You can count on fast, reliable service designed with our customers in mind.

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Reach a Real Person, Every Time.

Do you dread dialing through menu options every time you have a question about your account? So do we. That’s why our call center directs you to a real person right away. Plus, our Customer Care team offers extended hours for your convenience.

7 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST Monday through Friday

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST on Saturdays


Voted Best Bank in Knoxville of 2023!

SouthEast Bank is proud to be named the Best Bank in Knoxville by the Official Community’s Choice Awards. We appreciate everyone’s votes and are eager to continue serving our Middle and East Tennessee communities.

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Community Investment

As a local bank, we understand the importance of being a good neighbor. That’s why we’re dedicated to giving back to the families and businesses that make up our communities. Learn more about our community investment initiatives below.

Proudly Serving Middle and East Tennessee

SouthEast Bank is proud to have roots planted firmly in the communities we serve. And because each individual’s financial needs are different, our approach to providing innovative solutions are, too. SouthEast Bank’s customers have come to expect feature-rich personal banking products and first-rate lending options. With a passion for helping small businesses thrive, we take a concierge approach to business banking, offering everything from free business checking and commercial loans to accounting and invoicing solutions and Treasury Management Services.

From branches in Chattanooga and Cookeville to Athens and Knoxville, and with expanded access for customers banking online coast-to-coast, we offer easy access to a financial team with modern banking platforms and lending decisions made right here by leaders who live in our community. SouthEast Bank is proud to be FDIC-insured, meaning you can bank with confidence knowing your money is protected and backed by the federal government.

Corporate Headquarters:

Farragut, Tennessee

Operations Center:

Athens & Knoxville, Tennessee

Parent Organization:

Southeast Bancorp, Inc.

In-Branch or Online, We’re Good to Know.

Open an Account

Open a checking, savings, or certificate of deposit account with us today. Accounts designed with you in mind.

Find a Branch

Get to know your local team by visiting one of our branches. We’re proud to serve Middle and East Tennessee.

Have Questions?

Have a question or want to know more about our services? Contact us and we’ll be happy to assist you.