Failed Bank Information for The Bank of Georgia, Peachtree City, GA
On October 2, 2015, The Bank of Georgia was closed by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance. The FDIC was named Receiver. Fidelity Bank, Atlanta, GA acquired all deposit accounts.
The FDIC as Receiver for The Bank of Georgia, Peachtree City, GA has taken all actions necessary to terminate the Receivership Estate. The Receiver published a legal notice of intent to terminate the receivership on March 8, 2018 and has made all dividend distributions required by law.
Effective July 1, 2018, the Receiver was discharged and the Receivership Estate was terminated and ceased existence as a legal entity.
Notice of Termination (www.federalregister.gov)
Effective Date: July 1, 2018
Notice of Intent to Terminate (www.federalregister.gov)
Publication Date: March 8, 2018
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Beware of scams!
Please be advised you will not receive any email notification to claim/unlock/suspend your account or to provide any private information. Please be aware of any phishing scams to obtain information from you.
ACQUIRING INSTITUTION: FIDELITY BANK
About Fidelity Bank
All deposit accounts, including brokered deposits, were transferred to Fidelity Bank, Atlanta, GA ("assuming institution"). Former The Bank of Georgia locations reopened as branches of Fidelity Bank.
Your transferred deposits were separately insured from any accounts you may have already had at Fidelity Bank for at least six months after the failure of The Bank of Georgia.
You may withdraw your funds from any transferred account without an early withdrawal penalty until you enter into a new deposit agreement with Fidelity Bank as long as the deposits are not pledged as collateral for loans.
Contacting Fidelity Bank
On July 1, 2019, Fidelity bank merged with Ameris Bank
You can contact Ameris Bank:
3490 Piedmont Road Ne
Atlanta, GA 30305
Ameris Bank (www.amerisbank.com)