What Are the Different Departments of a Bank?

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The average bank has a variety of different departments that all work together to provide services to individual customers and businesses alike. While most customers are familiar with the retail banking department, which is what typically serves as the "face" of the bank, it can be confusing to know whom to ask for help when it comes to other types of financial transactions. Learn more about the different departments of banks to get an overview of the services each provides.