As we continue to progress into the 21st century, new regulations are changing the way people control their spending and saving, while technology is advancing it. This week’s personal finance articles give a better understanding of the unique growth of spending and saving. Here’s what you need to know this week: Fact: more than 60… Read More

It’s that time again, the changing of seasons. With the first official day of fall gracing us with its presence this coming weekend, a lot of people are gearing up for a whole new season of spending. Fortunately, this week’s personal finance articles will help you ease into the seasonal spending habits. Here’s what you… Read More

Have you heard the good news? FirstBank is growing in Northern Colorado. We recently opened a new location at 100 S. College Avenue, on the corner of Mountain and College in Fort Collins. It represents our fourth Fort Collins location, and the truth is, we’re pretty stoked about it. In fact, the new location has… Read More

Some people may be saving up for a big trip while others may be saving up for a new car. No matter what you’re saving for, there are simple steps to take to ensure you’re saving properly and avoiding debt down the road. Here’s what you need to know this week: Planning to buy a… Read More

There are so many things that can hurt your finances, but did you ever think a lack of sleep and procrastination could play a large role? This week’s personal finance articles highlight the importance of staying on top of your finances and how to avoid three of the worst debt problems. Here’s what you need… Read More

It’s time to be smarter about shopping and be happy with it. Personal finance articles this week tap into smart spending that makes you happy. Here’s what you need to know this week: Question: What items do you spend the most money on each year? Answer: Electronics. Yahoo! Finance talks about seven ways to save… Read More


With one of the nation’s premier cycling races and largest spectator event happening in Colorado’s own backyard, we thought you might like to know about a seriously cool event FirstBank is throwing to celebrate. This Wednesday August 20, starting at 1:30 p.m. FirstBank, along with cycling experts Jasen Thorpe and 303Cycling News’ Katie Macarelli, will… Read More

Part of what makes cycling such an amazing sport to watch is that fans can be so close to that action, but this is also what makes the sport dangerous for racers and spectators alike. We’ve all seen the results when fans and racing mix in the wrong ways. Dogs on course, spectators taking selfies… Read More

Cycling fans! Join us on Twitter @efirstbank everyday during the USA Professional Cycling Challenge and enjoy live cover and conversation with our well-know cycling industry guests: Jasen Thorpe (@JasenThrope) Cycling industry veteran, former editor at Bicycling and Mountain Bike Magazines Sarai Snyder (@SaraiSnyder), founder of @GirlBikeLove, and @CycloFemme; leader in women’s cycling advocacy Lennard Zinn (@LennardZinn), Velonews Technical Writer,… Read More

This week’s personal finance articles highlight tips and ways to save when it comes to the changing of seasons and all the expensive items that come with it. Here’s what you need to know this week: August may be the best month to stock up on pricey items like TVs and laptops as they hit… Read More