Blue & Gold News

Our checking accounts travel with you!

Managing your money should be easy and convenient. That’s why our checking conveniences go with you anywhere – to school, to work, to a new home, and even on vacation. When you have a First Mid checking account and our mobile banking app, you have everything you need to manage ...read more

We are Expanding our Geographic Footprint!

First Mid is excited to welcome Jefferson Bank and Trust customers and employees to the First Mid family. As of June 13, 2022, the completion of the Jefferson Bank and Trust conversion will expand our footprint with an additional five banking centers in the St. Louis area, giving you over ...read more

Financing Your Home with a Low Down Payment Mortgage

Buying a home is a landmark decision — but what if you can’t afford a down payment? For some, coming up with the traditional 20% down payment necessary for buying a home can be a challenge based on numerous circumstances. However, low down payment mortgage options from First Mid can ...read more

Understanding IRAs and Taxes

Are you saving for the future? Individual retirement accounts are a common way to put money aside for your retirement years. However, do you understand the difference between traditional and Roth IRAs and how these accounts can affect your taxes? Chris Radzom, SVP, Director of Investment Services for First Mid ...read more

Follow Us on Social Media

Make sure you are following First Mid Bank & Trust on social media to stay up to date on company news, consumer alerts, new job openings, employee engagement in the community, financial tips, and more. We also have a Facebook page for every banking center location, where we share job ...read more

Personal Savings

As we continue into the new year, it’s a good idea to schedule some time to review your financial health. One step you may be thinking about taking is starting or growing your personal savings. A savings account can serve you in several ways: Spend Without Borrowing or Using CreditA savings ...read more

Keep Your Contact Information Updated

As your financial services partner, it’s important to keep us notified when your contact information, including your mailing address, changes. When your mail goes to the wrong address, someone else could be opening your account statement or other financial documents — putting your account in jeopardy and putting you at ...read more

Dig Your Way Out of Holiday Debt

After the presents have been opened, the holiday company has gone home, and decorations have been taken down, you may be hit with an avalanche of holiday credit card debt. First Mid Bank & Trust partners with Elan to offer a variety of Visa® credit cards that can help you ...read more

Bank at Home with Online and Mobile Conveniences

During the winter months, you may find it hard to get to the bank. Don’t worry, with our Online and Mobile Banking options, we bring the bank to you! Take advantage of these conveniences and save yourself a trip to the bank: • Transfer money between accounts, including your accounts at ...read more

Make Your Holiday Memories

Holidays are a time for making memories. You may want to give someone a special gift, host your family and friends for a meal, or travel to see family during the holidays. No matter how you want to make your memories, you'll likely need extra money to make it happen. ...read more