First Southern National Bank has partnered with Banzai to bring you clear, in-depth lessons to help you dive into the financial topics you care most about.

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Coach: Understanding Health Insurance

2020-08-24T18:33:02+00:00August 6th, 2020|

Coach: Understanding Health Insurance HOW IT WORKS Health insurance is crucial to your financial and physical well-being, but understanding it can be a challenge! This Coach uses a common health care scenario to walk you through the ins and outs of health insurance plans. You’ll enter your plan details (if you have one; if not, we’ll

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Coach: Make the Most of Your HSA or FSA

2020-08-06T17:04:53+00:00August 6th, 2020|

Coach: Make the Most of Your HSA or FSA HOW IT WORKS Both an FSA and HSA lower your taxable income while providing a way for you to pay for health care costs, but they're not quite the same. This Coach will provide information on both types of accounts, guide you through estimating your health care

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When Times Get Tough

2020-07-01T21:18:29+00:00July 1st, 2020|

Whether you want to get ahead and prepare or find help in the midst of an emergency, there are ways to shore up your financial situation. HOW TO PREPARE When emergencies and unexpected situations strike, it’s important to be prepared and make wise decisions. While tough times can vary, from a

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Disability Insurance

2020-07-01T19:09:30+00:00July 1st, 2020|

Even if you feel your job is secure and you're in perfect health now, it's smart to plan for the unexpected; acquired disabilities may be more common than you think. According to the Social Security Administration, there is a three in ten chance of a 20-year-old worker becoming disabled before he or she hits

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Auto Insurance

2020-06-30T18:50:33+00:00April 15th, 2020|

The truth is that car accidents are expensive, and it's not just the price of fixing a bumper or headlight. Accidents can incur medical bills, repair costs, and even lawsuits and if you're not protected, you could be on the hook for all the costs—especially if you’re the one found at fault. Auto

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Planning for Your Health

2020-06-30T18:50:44+00:00April 15th, 2020|

Health insurance can help you pay for the medical expenses you and your family might encounter. In general, most health insurance plans cover the cost of doctor and hospital visits. Some also include dentist visits, physical therapy, and alternative care. Health Insurance Options The biggest choice in health insurance today is between managed

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Health Insurance

2020-08-06T17:09:05+00:00April 15th, 2020|

Your health can be unpredictable, and no one knows when health problems could befall them. Learning how to navigate health insurance will help you protect yourself in the future. There is no way to predict what will happen; you may lead a lucky life without serious illness or accidents. But there is always

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Life Insurance

2020-06-30T18:52:12+00:00April 15th, 2020|

If anyone depends on you for financial security, life insurance is something you can't afford to ignore. If anyone depends on you for financial security, life insurance is something you can't afford to ignore. And even if you're not at that stage in life yet, it's still smart to know what's at stake

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Insuring Your Home

2020-06-30T18:55:04+00:00April 1st, 2020|

Buying a home is never financially easy, especially when you’re young. But one of the things that makes it worthwhile is the fact that—unlike with a rental—the money you spend on it becomes an investment. That’s why home insurance is so important. Without it, if your home is damaged or destroyed, you lose

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Renter’s Insurance

2020-06-30T18:55:19+00:00April 1st, 2020|

If you're renting, it's always a good idea to protect your possessions from disaster. Among the reasons for renting rather than buying a home is that you're not making a long-term financial commitment to a mortgage loan, property taxes, and homeowner's insurance. But one commitment you should make is to purchase a renter's

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Dealing With Illness

2020-06-30T19:23:37+00:00March 25th, 2020|

Illness can befall anyone, but if you have a plan in place for those circumstances, you can rest easier. Serious sickness can strike both suddenly and unexpectedly. And its effects can be devastating to your emotional health, your financial resources, and your long-term plans. But if you're prepared, it's possible to weather an illness.

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