4 Tips for a More Merry, Stress-Free Holiday Shopping Season

The holiday season is right around the corner, a time for festivities, cheer, and reunions with family and friends. But as we deck the halls or spin the dreidel, many of us will have something else on our mind: money. In fact, more than three in four Americans overspend during the holiday season, with the average household adding nearly $1,000 in debt.

Reviewing: Random Acts of Kindness 2018

Throughout the month of April, FBFC employees celebrated Community Banking Month and Power of Community Week by "paying it forward" to local citizens and organizations in the communities we serve!

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Have a Financial Question? Ask us! We will compile the financial questions we receive, big and small, into a blog to be posted on Fridays. Feel your question is silly? No question is silly, but no worries, you’ll remain anonymous.
Email your questions to with #moneyminute as the Subject or message us on Facebook!

There are so many credit cards out there. How do I choose the right one?

Career Opportunities in Community Banking

Interested in switching careers? Community banking offers a huge variety of opportunities as well as the possibility for career progression, good pay and benefits. You may think that all positions within the bank require previous experience, but that’s not necessarily true. Different positions come with different requirements, and almost every position offers room for personal and professional growth.

Before you start looking for a job in banking, it’s important to know what types of positions are available and what qualifications you’ll need.

Reviewing The FBFC Holi-days of Giving 2017

This year’s FBFC Holi-Days of Giving program was an incredible experience for all involved. We received over 400 nominations this year (a new record!) and found 13 families/individuals who deserved a little extra holiday cheer this year. Each recipient received up to $500 in holiday gifts from FBFC. Thank you to everyone who nominated someone this year for the program. We wish you all a very happy holiday season!
If you have a moment, we would encourage you to scroll through the photos and read some of the chosen nominations.