First Bank and EVERFI Offer 20+ Digital Courses for Kids

With schools across the country approaching winter break and some schools returning to full-time remote learning, there is a recognized extra strain put on parents who continue to balance work and childcare. In these challenging times, young people may need additional support in areas like mental wellness, digital wellness, financial readiness, career exploration, paying for … Continue reading First Bank and EVERFI Offer 20+ Digital Courses for Kids

Fraudsters don’t take holidays off! Protect yourself with these tips

Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips for Holiday Shopping For most of us, the holiday season is about friends, family, food—and shopping! Black Friday and Cyber Monday fall just after Thanksgiving in the U.S., but internationally, they are two of the busiest shopping days of the year. Unfortunately, while you’re looking for holiday deals, the bad guys … Continue reading Fraudsters don’t take holidays off! Protect yourself with these tips

First Bank Helps Give Kids a Reason to Smile!

First Bank was eager to take the opportunity to contribute to a project that will help provide the children of Trenton and the surrounding metro area with quality oral care and education. The Bank’s $10,000 sponsorship to KinderSmile will help provide health services to those in need. The First Bank-sponsored Children’s Toothbrush Station is located … Continue reading First Bank Helps Give Kids a Reason to Smile!

Much Ado About Little – Why Banks Haven’t Utilized Relief of Leverage Ratio Requirements

With banking segments and industries hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, federal regulators offered back in April to give financial institutions temporary relief on leverage ratio requirements — or, put simply, the level of assets they have to maintain in the bank. But, not many banks have taken advantage of the emergency measure in the months … Continue reading Much Ado About Little – Why Banks Haven’t Utilized Relief of Leverage Ratio Requirements