Financial Education Center

Tribute to Those Who Served - John Schweitzer

John Schweitzer was featured during First Bank's Tribute to Those Who Served at the St. Louis Blues Game on March 24, 2022. He served active duty in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War from 1967 to 1974 and was in the reserves from 1974 to 1985.

Financial Considerations Before Purchasing Your First Home

The spring home buying season is here. It’s the time of the year that many home buyers start shopping for a new home.

Navigating Inflation: A Guide for Consumers

In like a lion, out like a lamb, as the saying goes. In March of 2022, however, the Federal Reserve is flipping that script as it raised the Federal Fund Rate by 25 basis points (0.25%) and, by the end of 2022, potentially raising it an additional seven times, according to recent reports.

First Bank Community Comes First - Tim Randazzo

“When you have someone tell you that you’ve made a difference in someone else’s life, that’s a feeling that just can’t be replaced” says Tim Randazzo, Creative Director at First Bank. Listen to Tim as he shares his experience with starting his own non-profit and how First Bank encourages and supports his efforts.

Wealth Management Strategies | The Value of a Professional Financial Advisor

David Frederick, Director of Client Success and Advice with First Bank Wealth Management, shares the value of a professional financial advisor while navigating current times.

What Are the Best Ways to Utilize a Checking Account?

Although a checking account can be the cornerstone of personal finances, the proper ways to utilize a checking account is often overlooked.