The numbers tell the story.


Dollars is the average relationship loan amount granted by First Command.


Of professionals who acquired their practice with a First Command loan have been successful.


Out of 50 states have clients that First Command has helped finance.

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Who We Serve.

First Command is tightly focused on serving veterinarians, dentists, physicians and optometrists – those professionals whose business needs we best understand. And because we have such an in-depth understanding of those needs, we offer loans for a wide variety of practice acquisition and business-building objectives.



Helping you pursue projects vital to the growth of your business.

First Command loans can help you finance many types of purchases and projects, including expanding or buying a practice, purchasing or remodeling an office, or refinancing debt.

Are you interested in:


Features of our full or partial ownership practice loans

  • Loans up to 100 percent of the purchase price available
  • Amortizations of up to 10 years
  • Fixed rates based on the corresponding Treasury rate
  • No origination fees
  • One knowledgeable point of contact from start to finish

We’ll help you answer questions like:

  • Are you paying a fair price?
  • What traps can you avoid when buying a practice?
  • What ’s critical and what ’s not when it comes to negotiating the purchase agreement?
  • When should I talk terms with the seller?
  • How much revenue should each full time professional be able to generate?

Common Professional Lending Questions


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