Financial Education Center

Update Your Contact Information Today – It’s the Right Call!

We get it. You’re busy with household and job responsibilities, social events, and school activities. With so much happening, you may have overlooked sending us your most recent contact information, including a valid email, mailing address, and updated phone number(s).

The Rising Cost of Back-to-School Expected to Spike Up 32 Percent Per Student!

The rise in demand for goods, coupled with supply shortages, are causing consumers to see higher school supply prices than in previous years. Here are four tips to help you save money on school supplies this year.

Three Things to Consider Before Buying a Vacation Home

Many families find purchasing a vacation home ideal. With the security of having lodging available, there’s less planning required, and you’re able to visit as often and for as long as you’d like. Similar to other big purchases, there's still some things you'll need to consider before you make the decision to buy.

Three Financial Takeaways From The Pandemic

How were you affected by the pandemic? As we look back at how things were a year ago, here are three financial takeaways from pandemic.

Wealth Management Strategies | Saving For Retirement

David Frederick, Director of Client Success and Advice at First Bank, discusses saving for retirement during different stages of life in this month's Wealth Management video.

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.