Our History

A lot has changed since 1852 when Wells Fargo was founded. New communities have emerged and grown. Technology has made communications and bank transactions faster than ever before. The way people use money has changed from gold coins and paper checks to online transactions.
Through all these changes, people at Wells Fargo found ways to do things better. They adapted business to changing times and helped customers pursue opportunity.
Since 1852
A lot has changed since 1852 when Henry Wells and William G. Fargo founded Wells, Fargo & Co. Learn more about how people at Wells Fargo found ways to do things better. Learn More
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