Financial Education Center

Money and Marriage: Combining Lives Often Means Combining Finances

Marriage changes everything, especially finances. Shared love, shared lives, and shared bank accounts can be the foundation of a prosperous life for newlyweds.

Three Financial Benefits of Buying a Home

Purchasing a home has many benefits, especially for your long-term financial health. Learn how a purchase can add to your net worth, help you build equity, and possibly save you money.

Webinar: First Bank Financial Education Center Presents – Making the Most of the Employee Retention Tax Credit

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) was created to encourage employers to keep their workforces intact during the COVID-19 pandemic and has been available for more than a year.

Pandemic Challenges Continue to Plague Minority-Owned Businesses

Throughout the pandemic, businesses of all sizes were tasked with navigating evolving restrictions, requirements, and guidelines.

What is a 529 Education Savings Plan?

If you’re researching the best ways to save for college, you may be trying to determine what a 529 Education Savings Plan is and how it can be used toward your savings goals.

How Biases Can Impact Investors’ Financial Well-Being and Significantly Alter Accumulated Wealth, Part IV

Over the last three parts, we’ve discussed how biases impact our decision-making, particularly when it comes to our investments.