Business Banking Information

Blackhawk Bank is becoming First Mid Bank & Trust

Below, you’ll find information and links to help you navigate the migration of your business accounts from Blackhawk Bank to First Mid. There are answers to many frequently asked questions, information about the conversion of Blackhawk deposit accounts to a comparable First Mid account, and important details about debit cards, electronic transactions, and digital banking services.

Click the link above to download a readiness checklist that includes actions you should take to ensure a smooth transition of your business accounts to First Mid. The checklist will open as a PDF in a new browser window or automatically download to your device.

Will any of my account numbers change?

Most checking, savings, IRA, certificate of deposit, and loan account numbers will remain the same, but some will change. If your account number is changing, you will receive a separate personal notification.

Will the bank’s routing number change?

Yes. It’s important to note that the routing number (the nine digit number that identifies a financial institution) will change.

ACTION > After December 4, 2023, if you receive direct deposits or have automatic payments/withdrawals on your account that were originated by another financial institution, you will need to update the routing number information with the originating company.

First Mid’s Routing Number is: 071102076

Small Business Banking Services

First Time Log In Instructions and details on banking services.

Small Businesses are defined as customers with a business that functions under an EIN and does not use any product or service from our Treasury Management product suite.

Commercial Banking & Treasury Management Services

Details on commercial banking and the transition of treasury management services

ATM/Debit Cards

FAQs about new First Mid Debit Cards and ATM usage.


FAQs about the transition of business/commercial loans.

Checking & Deposit Accounts

FAQs about the transition of checking, savings, CDs, Money Markets, and IRAs.

Automatic Transactions

Details about direct deposits, automatic transfers, and automatic payments/withdrawals.

Statements, Customer Support, & Additional Services

Details about statements, customer support, overdraft protection, merchant processing, credit cards, stop payments, and more.