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REV Follow-Up Blog: Dial Farms

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Dec 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM


As promised, we are featuring this year’s winning businesses for REV on the blog!

Part of the reason we are so passionate about this event it because we believe a community is only as great as it’s small businesses. We also know that to find good businesses you don’t have to go far, which is why we’ve started REV.

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REV Follow-Up Blog: The Buttered Bun

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Nov 17, 2017 10:17:37 AM

As promised, we are featuring this year’s winning businesses for REV on the blog!

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As some people say, it all starts with a little

Posted by Rachel Costello on Nov 13, 2017 1:24:28 PM


One of the greatest lessons I’ve learned happened the other day with my nine-year-old son - of all places! The conversation involved saving his allowance. By the time finished, it had come full circle and he said, “Well, I don’t plan to get rich quick Mom!”

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Eat, Shop Bank Local: The Buttered Bun

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Oct 12, 2017 10:00:00 AM

At First National Bank, we believe that a community is only as strong as its local businesses. This is why we have made it one of our top priorities to spotlight local businesses in Illinois. This week we are highlighting The Buttered Bun, and interviewed Lauren and Andrew Johnson, owners of the business.

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REV EVENT: JUDGES SPOTLIGHT

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Oct 11, 2017 9:22:34 AM

We are pleased to announce the four judges for our REV event, taking place on Friday, October 13, 2017. REV is a new event for First National Bank & Trust, and consists of small business owners and entrepreneurs that apply to pitch their business in front of a panel of four judges for a change to win up to $10,000. 

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The Importance of  4-H and FFA

Posted by Maggie Beitz on Sep 18, 2017 9:00:00 AM

At First National Bank and Trust, we believe in giving back to our communities. As a result of this strong belief in volunteerism, we are spotlighting some of our employees who use their spare time to give back to the community. This week we are featuring Maggie Beitz, VP of Ag and Business Banking at First National Bank and 4-H/FFA volunteer.

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Eat Shop Bank Local, The Flower Corner

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Sep 8, 2017 11:07:51 AM

“Owning The Flower Corner has been exciting, challenging and most of all rewarding.  From my employees, other local businesses and my customers I am thankful to be part of this community.“ – Judy Van Fossan

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Introducing Kasasa Cash® Checking

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Aug 22, 2017 8:40:00 AM

What is a Kasasa Cash® checking account?
Kasasa Cash is a free checking account that offers banking solutions and rewards you won’t find just anywhere. It’s a checking account that pays you for doing banking basics each month. In a nutshell, Kasasa Cash makes your money work for you!

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What is a wire transfer and how does it work?

Posted by Matt Schuster on Aug 21, 2017 12:52:48 PM

A traditional wire transfer is a method to transfer funds electronically from one bank to another bank. We typically get a lot of questions about how they work so we tried to answer some FAQ’s about wire transfers today on the blog.

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Introducing Kasasa Cash Back® Checking

Posted by First National Bank & Trust on Aug 15, 2017 8:30:00 AM

What is a Kasasa Cash Back® checking account?
Sometimes, there’s nothing better than more money in your bank account. With Kasasa Cash Back, you get just that. Kasasa Cash Back is free checking that pays you back for banking basics every time you shop.

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