Equipment financing that is simple, quick, and affordable.

Republic First National offers municipal, volunteer fire & rescue, and commercial equipment lease purchase financing – the solution you need to purchase or update essential equipment today.

Who We Serve

Our cost-effective financing solutions promote productivity, efficiency, and profitability.

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Need equipment to make your municipality run smoothly? Republic First National provides municipalities a tax exempt offering and lower interest rates.

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Volunteer Fire & Rescue

Time for an upgrade to keep your volunteers safe? Republic First National helps Volunteer Fire Departments and Rescue Squads get the life-saving equipment they need.

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Commercial Businesses

Ready to increase profit with new equipment? Republic First National makes capital purchases easy, quick,  and affordable with flexible terms and 100% financing.


Why Trust Republic First National

"They’re not someone I borrow money from so much, but they’re a business partner that seems very vested in our success and that’s sometimes hard to find in a lender."
Jeff Hunt, Business Manager Pedernales Fire Department

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Here for you from start to finish.

Industry Expertise

Extensively trained professionals.

"Human" Reputation

Always ready to answer your call.

Troy Wenzel
Troy WenzelFire Chief
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It is like what I grew up with, I call my banker, I need this amount of money for this item and it is a done deal. They are like family and to me that is a big thing because that is all the fire department is, a big family and Republic First National fit right in with us.
Jeff Hunt
Jeff HuntBusiness Manager
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They're not someone I borrow money from so much, but they're a business partner that seems very vested in our success and that's sometimes hard to find in a lender.
Adam Wright
Adam WrightLieutenant/Paramedic
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Republic First National is definitely one of the best companies for financing fire apparatus and equipment. I have used them 5 times in the past 12 years and guarantee you will not find anyone who makes the process easier. The staff is super friendly and great to work with. Nothing but great things to say about this company!
Holly Dirksen
Holly DirksenEMT/Firefighter
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The thought of having to borrow that much money for our Engine was terrifying, but thanks to everyone at Republic First National the process was easy and painless, they explained everything up front and worked with us to get the payment we needed. We look forward to working with them again on our next major purchase.
Jason Robinson
Jason RobinsonFire Chief
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The entire team was fantastic to deal with on our apparatus purchases. The purchasing process could not have been smoother as we were able to get the best offer upfront no haggle and move through the stages of securing the loans quickly..
Donna Meade Tauber
Donna Meade TauberTrustee
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Very friendly! met all of our expectations and needs!
Doug Foster
Doug FosterHighway Superintendent
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Most professional and accommodating experience. A genuine pleasure to do business with. Very attentive to the needs of the customer
Jeffrey A. Leaming
Jeffrey A. LeamingFire Chief
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Sugarcreek Township Fire Department highly recommends Republic First National for any public safety equipment or apparatus financing. The department has utilized Republic for several major acquisitions, and we are very satisfied.
Dave Pendleton
Dave PendletonFire Chief
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They have helped us financially for several years and have always been very helpful when we’ve had questions. Great Folks!!!
Richard Haacke
Richard HaackeFire Chief
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Working with Republic First National makes the financing process simple, by showing you all options upfront. I recommend them if you’re looking for a finance company that works with you to make sure you get the best deal for your situation.

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