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At First State Bank, we like to educate our customers and keep them up to date in the world of banking and finance. Here you will find savings tips, lending information, banking facts and everything in between.

How to Protect Your Business from Identity Theft

Published: July 18, 2017
Guidelines to Guarding Your Business’ Identity. Identity theft can happen to businesses just as often as it can happen to ...

How Small Business Owners Prepare for Retirement

Published: July 01, 2017
Top Three Retirement Tips Retirement planning is much more rigorous and extensive for small business owners than it is for other ...

3 Hidden Vacation Spots that Won’t Break the Bank

Published: June 15, 2017
The Best Destinations for Summertime Travel The temperature is rising, schools are letting out for break and community pools are ...

How Much House Can You Really Afford?

Published: June 01, 2017
A Guide to Mortgages and Other Housing Payments The decision to buy a new home is an exciting one. Calculating just how much you ...

How the VA Home Loan Process Works

Published: May 01, 2017
Your Guide to Getting a Home Loan Through the VA   If you’re an active duty service member, veteran or an eligible ...