Opened in 1979, Southwest Missouri Bank is a locally owned, community bank that offers a variety of financial products and services. The services offered by the bank include checking and saving accounts, Internet banking and online bill payment services. It also offers certificates of deposit and automobile, real estate mortgage and home modernization loans. Southwest Missouri Bank provides banking-by-mail and safe deposit boxes. The bank supports various community organizations, including the United Way, American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Jasper and Newton County Youth Fairs, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Wildcat Glades Conservation and Audubon Center and Ronald McDonald House. It is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The bank has several locations in Joplin, Mo.