Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (NASDAQ Global Market®: CASH), headquartered in Sioux Falls, S.D., is the holding company for MetaBank®, a federally chartered savings bank, Member FDIC. MetaBank operates in several segments within the Banking and Payments industries: MetaBank, its traditional retail banking operation; Meta Payment Systems, its electronic payments division; AFS/IBEX, its insurance premium financing division; and Refund Advantage, EPS Financial and Specialty Consumer Services, its tax-related financial solutions divisions.
MetaBank, the retail banking division, operates 10 retail branches in four market areas: Central Iowa; Storm Lake, Iowa; Brookings, S.D.; and Sioux Falls, S.D. MetaBank offers traditional banking services designed to serve the needs of individual, agricultural and business depositors and borrowers.
Meta Payment Systems (MPS) is a recognized leader in the prepaid card industry and provides innovative payment solutions delivered nationally in collaboration with market-leading partners. MPS focuses on offering specific product solutions in the following areas: prepaid cards, credit products, electronic funds transfer and ATM sponsorship.
AFS/IBEX provides short-term, collateralized financing to facilitate the purchase of insurance for commercial property, casualty and liability risk. Based in Dallas, Texas, AFS/IBEX originates loans through a national network of independent insurance agencies.
Refund Advantage, based in Louisville, Ky., provides tax refund-transfer software and related products for Electronic Return Originators (EROs) and their customers. These products are used in over 10,000 locations nationwide and processes over one million refund-transfers a year.
EPS Financial (EPS) provides comprehensive tax-related financial transaction solutions. Their innovative, full-suite of solutions include refund settlement products, prepaid payroll card solutions and merchant services. EPS is headquartered in Easton, Pa.
Specialty Consumer Services (SCS) provides consumer tax advance services through its proprietary underwriting model and loan management system. Based in Hurst, Texas, SCS was a pioneer for no-fee refund advance products.
MetaBank’s vision is to promote financial inclusion for everyone™.
In 2016, MetaBank was named the number one top growth bank in the nation (Bank Director, 2016). Meta Payment Systems consistently ranks as one of the top two prepaid card issuers in the United States and has the largest
“white label” ATM network in the nation.