Financial Education Center

5 Ways to Keep Your Finances on Track This Year

The beginning of the year is an ideal time to set goals for the upcoming year, but it’s important that you have plans in place to help you stay on track and measure your progress. Here are some ways First Bank can help you keep track of and accomplish your financial resolutions this year.

Holiday Spending Hangover? Is it Time to Get Back on Track?

The holidays can be a season of joy, merriment, and gift giving; however, it can also be a time of excessive spending.

Financial Resolutions for the New Year

The New Year is a time when we can consider the year that has just passed, consider our lives, and resolve to improve our circumstances.

Financial Check-Up for 2022: Three Areas to Evaluate

The start of a new year is an ideal time to check in with your finances and determine if any adjustments need to be made. Assessing how and what impacted your finances in the past year can help you get a better understanding of your financial situation going into the new year.

Getting Started: Establishing a Financial Safety Net

In times of crisis, you don't want to be shaking pennies out of a piggy bank. Having a financial safety net in place can ensure that you're protected when a financial emergency arises.

Is Shopping for a New Checking Account on Your Holiday To-Do List?

What’s left on your holiday to-do list? From purchasing gifts, decorating, or finishing up projects around the house, your list can have a variety of different things on it. As all of these things cost money, it’s an ideal time to check in with your finances and your checking account.