FBFC Blog

The world won't have much of a future without education. Financial literacy and continuing education for our customers and communities is paramount to our mission at FBFC. Part of our commitment for ongoing education is providing these blog posts featuring financial tips, tricks, FYIs, FAQs, and what to do's. Hey, we rhymed! Hopefully you'll find something interesting to take away from these helpful articles.

Financial Education Tips For Children of All Ages

Category : Education | Date Posted : April 24, 2018

A good financial education is an incredible gift, and one that begins in the home. Schools will only scratch the surface when it comes to teaching...

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The 411 On Mortgage Closing Costs

Category : Housing, Mortgage | Date Posted : April 09, 2018

If you’re in the process of purchasing or refinancing a home, or even just in the research stage, you’ve probably heard the term ‘closing costs’...

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7 Tips on Building and Maintaining Good Credit

Category : Financial Planning, Education, Credit Solutions | Date Posted : March 26, 2018

Good Credit is the key to a solid financial future. When establishing financial fitness goals it’s easier to build a credit score than to repair a...

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FBFC Recipes: Celebrating National Chip and Dip Day

Category : Leisure | Date Posted : March 23, 2018

Happy National Chip and Dip Day!  Chips and Dip are some of America’s favorite food pairings and we want to help celebrate...

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#moneyminute

Category : Community, Taxes, Financial Planning, Education, Housing, Leisure, Mortgage, Credit Solutions | Date Posted : March 08, 2018

Have a Financial Question? Ask us!   We will compile the financial questions we receive, big and small, into a blog to be...

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Career Opportunities in Community Banking

Category : Community, Financial Planning, Education | Date Posted : March 07, 2018

Interested in switching careers? Community banking offers a huge variety of opportunities as well as the possibility for career progression, good...

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Deciding What To Do With Your Tax Refund

Category : Taxes, Financial Planning | Date Posted : March 05, 2018

It’s tax time and for many that means a refund. With a little thought and planning, this money could do a lot of good.  

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Yours, Mine and Ours

Category : Financial Planning | Date Posted : February 26, 2018

If you are newly married, or planning on getting married soon, be sure to allocate some time to considering some of the financial aspects of...

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#moneyminute

Category : Education | Date Posted : February 15, 2018

We are excited to announce our newest blog series: #moneyminute

Have a Financial Question? Ask us!   We...

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14 Budget Friendly Valentine's Day Ideas

Category : Leisure | Date Posted : February 09, 2018

While many will splurge this Valentine’s Day (the average American is estimated to spend $143.56 in 2018), why not look for simple and...

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