We get it. Saving money is hard. With small steps, you can make big changes towards your savings journey. 1. COMMIT TO ESTABLISHING EMERGENCY SAVINGS Unexpected expenses and emergencies can sabotage your financial goals, so that is why it is crucial to build an emergency fund. Set a goal of saving $500 for
While the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was geared to help businesses, fraudsters love to target small business owners during these difficult economic times. FRAUD PREVENTION TIPS Logos May Not Mean Legit The presence of a Small Business Administration (SBA) logo on an email or webpage does not guarantee the information is accurate or endorsed
The Coronavirus is all over the headlines of every news outlet around the world. By now, you’ve likely heard about it. Scammers have too, and they are taking advantage of the fear surrounding the outbreaks. Your personal information and financial security are of utmost importance to First Southern National Bank. This is why we do our best to
It’s confirmed. Another round of payments that is part of the $900 billion COVID-19 stimulus package is on its way. While some details remain unknown, as an added convenience, automatic alerts have been activated to notify our Digital Banking customers that a deposit has been made into First Southern National Bank accounts.
Coach: Stimulus Check Calculator HOW IT WORKS Economic Impact Payments in the form of stimulus checks provide much-needed support to Americans in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. This calculator will show you how much you can expect to receive, if anything, from the economic relief package passed in December 2020. To use the calculator, enter information
The holidays are a time of giving. Here are some tips to make sure scammers aren't taking advantage of your generosity this Christmas season! Online Shopping Scams Scammers often offer too-good-to-be-true deals through advertisements or phishing e-mails. These schemes often offer brand-name merchandise at extremely low prices. Consumers should avoid untrustworthy sites
At First Southern National Bank, we place a high value on the well-being of our customers, team members, and communities. With that in mind, we have made the decision to take the necessary steps that we hope to demonstrate how much we care about you. Beginning Monday, November 23rd, all branch locations will temporarily
First Southern National Bank was honored to sit down with several local veterans to learn more about their stories. We are so appreciative of the many great service men and women that have sacrificed so much for the freedom we enjoy. Thank you for your service.
Deco Architects, Inc. located in Somerset, Kentucky, has grown from a one-person operation to a cutting-edge and modern architecture firm serving the Lake Cumberland region. By focusing their talents locally, they are making our region better and more beautiful for years to come. We love coming alongside businesses that impact communities and serving as a financial mentor to
When you leave a job with a 401(k), you’ll generally have four options for what to do with the money. Each has its own benefits and drawbacks, so deciding what’s right for you will depend on your situation and preferences. Leave the Money in Your Old Account If you have more than $5,000 in
Thankfully we don't walk around with our credit scores shown above our heads, but the ability to answer these questions about your credit score is extremely important. Experian recently released their 11th annual State of Credit report, which provides a comprehensive look at consumers' credit performance across America by highlighting credit scores and
Coach: Saving With a Purpose HOW IT WORKS Saving with a purpose is the secret to making your goals a reality. This Coach session will help you set concrete savings goals and show you how much you need to save every month to reach them. To begin the Coach session, select Get Started. Next, follow along,