First Farmers State Bank has observed that debit/credit card fraudsters are working hard to get as much mileage out of a scammed card as possible. After having success using a particular card, they will turn around and attempt transactions elsewhere, and a considerable amount of fraud is originating in Honk Kong, Wisconsin and California. To protect our customers, we have placed blocks on specific types of transactions.
Any PIN-less or signature-based transaction in these locations will be blocked IF the merchant code for the transaction
Celebrate the World Series Champs Chicago Cubs with a commemorative coin or gift!
Our Delavan banking location carries different types of commemorative coins and proof sets, and First Farmers is happy to announce that coming soon, we will have specialty gift items celebrating the amazing 2016 Chicago Cubs season!
Looking for the perfect gift for the Cub fan in your life? Consider one of the gift items below... for Christmas, birthday, or just because. Buy 2... one for a loved one, and one for yourself!
Because supplies and quantities will vary, please
The 2016 Minier Christmas Parade will be on Saturday, December 3 starting at 2pm. Leading the parade will be Grand Marshals – Minier Historical Society members who are working on the 150th year celebration of the founding of the town of Minier. During 2017 be sure to look for events pertaining to the 150th year.
At the front of the parade the Marching Spartans will share the music of the holiday season. New this year are Christmas characters. Be on the lookout for the Grinch and Anna and Elsa from the movie FROZEN. Of course, Santa’s arrival is
We are proud to announce that for the eighth straight quarter, we have earned BauerFinancial's 5-star rating!
In spite of today's economic and market uncertainty, First Farmers State Bank remains strong and stable after 141 years. And we continue to look ahead!
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Click here to more about our rating and view the rankings of other financial institutions. When you find the financial institution you are
Special information for our First Online and First Cash Management online banking customers
Images of paper transactions that have cleared your account SINCE OCTOBER 10 are now available through your First Farmers online banking if you click the applicable link(s) in your account.
For images of paper transactions that cleared BEFORE OCTOBER 10, we are in the process of converting several years of images from our old online banking system to the new. This will take some time due to the very high volume of items.
However, please do not hesitate to Read More »
First Farmers State Bank is just a few days away from implementing some noticeable changes and improvements in our electronic services. We appreciate you bearing with us as we’ve attempted several different communications with our customers.
Much of the following can be found in recent Conversion Update messages, but as we approach our October 10 launch date, we thought it would be good to communicate the most significant details one more time:
- The NEW Online Banking and Bill Payment systems will be available by 8AM this Monday, October 10.
- We will
The Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) Foundation recently announced its annual essay scholarship contest. First Farmers State Bank is pleased to promote this opportunity. The contest increases awareness of locally owned banks and their contributions to their communities. Any high school senior who intends to pursue higher education is encouraged to apply.
There is one (1) packet for all three (3) First Farmers branch locations. The packet includes contest rules and essay criteria. Be sure to
We're one week away from our system upgrades, and as we go into our last days on the old systems, we want to share a few important details with you.
If you have questions not previously addressed in our website updates, please contact a Personal Banker at your local First Farmers branch location.
The 09.25.16 updates focus primarily on transaction history and what happens to your existing recurring payments/transfers when we launch the new online banking site.
Prior updates are available as well, in case you missed them.