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Owen Wallace

Employee Spotlight: Get to know Owen Wallace

1. What is your FCB Bank story? 

My FCB Bank story began 5 years and 5 months ago. During that period, I have held the following positions: Community Banking Specialist II, Community...

Why Personal Umbrella Liability Insurance?

Forging Your Path to Financial Well-being

Financial well-being is a state of being wherein a person can fully meet current and ongoing financial obligations, can feel secure in their financial future and is able to make choices that allow...

couple reviewing retirement plans

A Silver Lining in the Current Bear Market

One silver lining in the current bear market is that this could be a good time to convert assets from a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA. Converted assets are subject to federal income tax in the...

Alisa Stesch

Employee Spotlight: Get to know Alisa Stesch

1. What is your FCB Bank story? 

I started at the bank nearly 4 years ago in November of 2018 as a Community Banking Specialist 1 in the College Square office. In December of 2019,...

Is the U.S. Economy in a Recession?

Recessions can be driven by fear as well as by fundamental economic weakness.

In an early July poll, 58% of Americans said they thought the U.S. economy was in a recession, up from 53% in June and 48% in May.1 Yet many economic indicators, notably employment,...

Plan for the Future with a Trust

Trusts are not just for the ultra-wealthy

Since the Middle Ages, Trusts have been used as a means of having a third party take custody of and care for property at the request of another party. When the Romans would prepare to go off to...