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Pay It Safe with Zelle®

Zelle® is a fast, safe and easy way to send and receive money with people you trust, like your babysitter, coworkers, fellow PTA mom, or your son’s soccer coach. Whether you just enrolled with...

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,...