Julie Rajek Uses Her Passion of Cooking to Serve Others
Each month Julie Rajek, FBFC Mortgage Producing Sales Manager and Lender, spends some extra time in her kitchen to help the less fortunate in the Wausau community. On the first Wednesday of each month, Julie prepares a meal and dessert for those who visit the Bridge Street Mission.
Submitted by hkoltermann on Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:42
Few things are more uncomfortable than mixing personal relationships and money. Fortunately, there are fixes. By approaching difficult money matters head-on and with a little forethought, you can avoid repeating similar scenarios in the future. Here are some specific questions related to awkward money situations and suggested responses.
Q: A friend asks, "How much did you pay for that purse?" or "What kind of deal did you get on your new car?" You'd rather not share.
Submitted by hkoltermann on Thu, 11/29/2018 - 11:25
Many people make their resolutions for self-improvement in the new year. While the most popular resolutions tend to focus on physical health, the start of a new year is also a perfect time to prioritize your financial wellness.
Submitted by hkoltermann on Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:55
Whether your travels take you across the globe or across state lines, FBFC and the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) want to remind consumers to plan carefully to keep their money safe and summer vacations on track!
Most financial experts advise limiting the use of cash and paying with a debit or credit card for major purchases. That’s because credit and debit cards come with additional protections, such as zero-liability for fraud-related charges, which can offer greater peace of mind while traveling.
Submitted by hkoltermann on Fri, 03/23/2018 - 10:05
Happy National Chip and Dip Day! Chips and Dip are some of America’s favorite food pairings and we want to help celebrate National Chip and Dip Day by sharing some of our employees' favorite dip recipes!
We hope you have a chance to try and enjoy one (or all) of our favorites!
Submitted by hkoltermann on Thu, 03/08/2018 - 14:45
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 email@example.com 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?
Submitted by hkoltermann on Thu, 08/03/2017 - 10:09
Popsicles are the perfect healthy summer snack for all ages! These budget friendly Strawberry Fruit Pops are simple, healthy, refreshing and also kind to your wallet. Bonus: In the summer months you can also find fresh and affordable berries in the grocery store!
1 large ripe banana, peeled, cut into chunks + frozen