Southside Bank is a community-oriented financial institution that offers a range of services to individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations. It provides consumer and commercial loans, personal and small business deposit accounts, and wealth management and safe-deposit and brokerage services. The bank also offers credit cards, ATMs, and electronic and merchant services. Southside Bank provides fraud prevention services related to lottery scams, internet fraud, identity theft, and phishing and pharming schemes. It additionally offers investment management and retirement planning solutions by providing mutual funds, stock and bond portfolio analyses, annuities, and asset, financial planning and portfolio management. The bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Southside Bank is owned and operated by Southside Bancshares.