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.

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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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How To: Fill Out A Deposit Slip

Category: Education | Date Posted: February 02, 2018

When you deposit money in a bank at a branch, you need to fill out a deposit slip to direct the funds to the right account. 

The...

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SBA Lending in 5 Easy Questions

Category: Education | Date Posted: January 31, 2018

Looking for a crash course in SBA lending? Look no further! First Bank Financial Centre’s Deputy Director SBA SOP, Jake Scheider, breaks down the...

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Reviewing The FBFC Holi-days of Giving 2017

Category: Community | Date Posted: December 19, 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...

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How To: Identifying Numbers On Your Check

Category: Education | Date Posted: September 19, 2017

How to Find Your Check Routing Number

Finding your 9-digit check routing number is useful when you’re setting up ...

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Budget Friendly Strawberry Banana Fruit Pops

Category: Leisure | Date Posted: August 03, 2017

Popsicles are the perfect healthy summer snack for all ages! These budget friendly Strawberry Fruit Pops are simple, healthy, refreshing and also...

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Establishing Good Financial Habits

Category: Financial Planning, Education | Date Posted: July 26, 2017

We all tend to develop ways to provide a rhythm or structure to our daily lives. Some become habits that are hard to break.
The same applies...

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Knowing What You Can Afford

Category: Financial Planning, Housing, Mortgage | Date Posted: June 15, 2017

You can easily determine how much house you can afford by following a few general guidelines:

Your monthly mortgage payment, including...

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Simplify Your Financial Life

Category: Financial Planning | Date Posted: May 18, 2017

Unless you are very different from most other people, you do not want to spend lots of time handling your finances, do not want to worry about...

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