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Detecting and Reporting Elderly Abuse

July 17th, 2018

Detecting and Reporting Elderly Abuse Reportedly, there are over 60 million  Americans age 62 or older. Unfortunately, there is an article in the newspaper almost every day about some senior citizen who has fallen victim to a scam or in some other way has been fleeced out of a good part of their savings. Recently the […]

ICBA and The Farmers Bank Offer Travel Safety Tips

July 10th, 2018

ICBA and The Farmers Bank Offer Travel Safety Tips Washington, D.C. (July 10, 2018)—Whether your travels take you across the globe or across state lines, The Farmers Bank and the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) remind consumers to plan carefully to keep their money safe and summer vacations on track. “Most financial experts advise limiting the […]

Viva La Independence

July 3rd, 2018

Viva La Independence As we celebrate our nation’s birth this Fourth of July, I’m proud to represent our country’s independent spirit as a community banker, contributing to our nation’s economic well-being through service to our customers and communities. At The Farmers Bank it’s the relationship, not the transaction, that governs our practices and interactions with customers and […]

The Farmers Bank Named a 2018 Top Workplace

June 26th, 2018

The Farmers Bank Named a 2018 Top Workplace The employees of The Farmers Bank are excited to announce that last Thursday night during all the rain and storms of the day, The Tennessean announced the 2018 Top Workplaces in Tennessee and our bank has received this honor. Not needing to brag on my workplace, but […]

Homeownership in the Digital Age

June 19th, 2018

Homeownership in the Digital Age Technology is a powerful tool. It can save time (via mobile payments) and money (comparison shopping has never been easier), and now it’s becoming a routine source of information, particularly among millennials, in the purchase or sale of a home. More than 50 percent of buyers from all generations frequently […]

The Good Dad

June 13th, 2018

The Good Dad “Times, they are a changing!” In the 1950’s, according to Salary.com, the “good dad” was the breadwinner who brought home the bacon and his loyal wife fried it up, sat in “his” chair, doled out some discipline (especially when mom would say, “Just wait until your father gets home!) and he mowed […]

ICBA, The Farmers Bank Celebrate National Homeownership Month

June 7th, 2018

ICBA, The Farmers Bank Celebrate National Homeownership Month Washington, D.C. (June 7, 2018)—In recognition of National Homeownership Month, The Farmers Bank, and the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) are reminding current and prospective homeowners of community bank resources that make financing easier and more affordable. “For many Americans homeownership represents the keys to financial wealth creation […]

A Word of Advice for the High School Graduate

May 30th, 2018

A Word of Advice for the High School Graduate Congratulations! You are now a high school graduate! Take the summer off. Let your brain rest (sleep late every day). Spend unproductive time with your friends. It’s a new day, a new adventure and you are in charge of your destiny!!! Sounds good, doesn’t it? Well, maybe, […]

“I’m Bored!” – Summer Job Ideas

May 22nd, 2018

“I’m Bored!” – Summer Job Ideas Congratulations! You have survived another school year!!! Your precious children are so happy to be out of school with no getting up early in the mornings, homework or schedules. I remember those days. I don’t believe this but my mother reminded me that when I was out on summer […]

Side Hustle 101

May 15th, 2018

Side Hustle 101 Have you ever thought…”I need a side hustle!” NO!!! At 68 I have to admit that someone had to explain this terminology to me. I have thought several times during my adult life that I needed a second job, just something to get me (us) ahead, pay off debt or money to […]