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.

Changing Jobs? Know Your 401(k) Options

If you've lost your job, or are changing jobs, you may be wondering what you should do with your 401(k) plan. It's important to understand your options.

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.

The New Estate Tax Rules and Your Estate Plan

The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 (the 2010 Tax Act) included new gift, estate, and generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax provisions.

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.