Blue & Gold News

Ag Lending with Farmers in Mind

How often do you think about the food on the table? Not just how tasty it is, but the work that truly goes into producing your favorite meal. Spoiler alert! It takes the hard work and dedication of a team of people ranging from the tireless farmer to the expert ...read more

Holiday Spending Tips

Ready to start your holiday spending? Determine your expenses then follow a few simple tips to stay on track: Start with a list. Make a list of the people you need to buy a gift for. Then make a second list of the other planned holiday expenses – gas, hotel ...read more

Medicare Insurance Options Seminars 2019

If you need help understanding your Medicare Options, join us at one of our upcoming Medicare Options Seminars. First Mid Insurance Group will be hosting seminars and open houses beginning in October and continuing through December in the following communities: This is an opportunity to receive the important information to help ...read more

Farm Progress Show 2019

Did you catch us at the Farm Progress Show? During this year's Farm Progress Show in Decatur, members of the Ag Lending and Farm Management teams were there to represent First Mid and promote our equipment loan special and current farmland for sale. It was a great time and we enjoyed ...read more

Fall Cleaning Checklist

At First Mid, we have a Fall Cleaning List to help you check off the household chores you should complete during the fall season. Inside your house: • Wash all windows • Clean blinds and window treatments • Clean walls • Spot-clean upholstered furniture • Wipe down kitchen cabinets • Dust the refrigerator • Clean carpets • Declutter and ...read more

Fall Back Into Financial Success

The holiday season and the end of year will be here before you know it! If you’ve taken a couple detours that have prevented you from reaching your financial goals, fall is a great time to get yourself back on track. Review Your Spending Spent more than you should have this past ...read more

An Account Designed with Students in Mind!

Heading off to college? Between going to classes and studying, you need an account that fits your lifestyle! First Mid offers a smart and easy way for students to manage their money through our Basic Student Checking account. Features include: Free online banking & account alerts Free mobile banking1 with free ...read more

College 101: Building Healthy Financial Habits

Whether you’re a freshman or senior in college, it’s important to build healthy financial habits early on before heading into the ‘real world.’ Here are some tips to keep in mind when it comes to managing your finances while in college. Get in the Habit of Keeping a Budget If you have ...read more

Settle into a Home with Less Than 20% Down

If you’re ready to take the big step in buying a home, but haven’t saved enough for the traditional 20% down payment, there are mortgage options that may be right for you. First Mid offers several mortgage financing products that could get you into a home with less of a ...read more

Don’t Allow a Steal!

Identity theft can cause financial damage and create a mess that takes a lot of time to clean up. If it happens to you, it can be a stressful situation - and one you don't want to deal with on your own. Did you know that if you have our Premier ...read more