Retail banking giant Wells Fargo has origins dating back to 1852 when Henry Wells and William G. Fargo founded the bank to provide express and banking services to California. Throughout the years, Wells Fargo has acquired and merged with many companies to eventually make up its current total assets of $1.9 trillion. It currently trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) as WFC, its current market capitalization exceeds $250 billion. Wells Fargo current has 5,965 locations all throughout the United States. Wells Fargo provides a complex but easy to use online banking website and mobile applications for all of its customers.