Financial Education Center

Helpful Tips to Save Money While on Vacation

Lisa Blamy, Midwest Retail Director at First Bank provides tips to save money on your next vacation.

Adulting 101: A How-To Guide for a Bright Financial Future

Regardless of what kind of school you graduated from, these budgeting tips can help put you on the path to a bright financial future.

What are some of the Best Ways to Spend the Stimulus Money?

First Bank provided tips on how to best utilize the stimulus funds that were distributed to Americans during the pandemic.

Coronavirus and Emergency Funds: Preparing for a Black Swan Event

Learn how an emergency fund, which is a savings fund, can help you cover living expenses during an emergency situation, like the Coronavirus.

Spend or Save: Has COVID-19 Impacted Your Savings Strategy?

In an uncertain economic situation with the potential for loss of one or both incomes, it’s a good time to consider budgets, finances, and how best to plan ahead. Read how to devise a savings strategy.