Financial Education Center

Webinar: Economic Aid Impact: Important PPP Updates

Tim Fogerty, Managing Director of First Bank Commercial Banking and Kate Mayfield, Director of Credit Underwriting at First Bank provided updates from the COVID-19 Relief Economic Aid Act passed at the end of December, including information on Second Draw PPP Loans. They also provided information on how to apply for a second draw loan with First Bank.

Webinar: COVID Vaccinations: Can Employers Require?

First Bank’s Center for Family Owned Businesses held a webinar on January 12th covering COVID vaccinations and if employers can require them.

Consolidated Appropriations Act Provides Relief to Individuals and Businesses

On Sunday, December 27, 2020, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (CAA 2021) was signed into law. Major relief provisions are summarized here, as well as some additional tax provisions.

Managing Conflict in a Family-Owned Business

First Bank held a webinar on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 about managing conflict in a family-owned business.

Coronavirus and the Holidays: How To Support Local Small Businesses

Many small businesses continue to suffer financially from the ongoing pandemic. As we approach the holiday season, here are some ways to help support local businesses during the holidays.

Four Steps to Rebuilding Your Business

The short- and mid-term outlook for small businesses is still uncertain and varies by region and industry. In fact, challenging economic conditions could persist locally and/or nationally for a while. As the situation changes, you may need to think on your feet and approach some aspects of your operation in new ways.