Recent Articles - 2014

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First National Bank System Notification

Posted: Thursday, April 10, 2014

On April 7, 2014, security researchers announced a recently-discovered vulnerability, named Heartbleed, within the widely used web encryption technology referred to as "OpenSSL." By exploiting this vulnerability, attackers could access sensitive data, compromising the security of the server and its users. First National Bank is aware of the Heartbleed Bug and has taken steps to evaluate our systems to ensure the safety of our customer's information. The bank does not use the OpenSSL encryption and is not susceptible to the vulnerability. Read more

The End of Windows XP | Why you Should Update

Posted: Tuesday, April 08, 2014

At First National Bank, we value our customers and want to keep you informed and safe. We feel it is important to share technology updates that could directly impact the security of sensitive information. Read more

Money Smart Week Shred Day

Posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

In conjunction with other events occurring in the local area for Money Smart Week, a "Community Shred Event" will take place on Saturday, April 5th. Money Smart Week Coalition Members, Info Dog Security and First National Bank are joining forces to help consumers fight identity theft and fraud. Read more

Hope Glows 5K Glow Walk/Run

Posted: Friday, February 28, 2014

Register today and help us fight cancer! Hope Glows 5K Fun Glow Walk/Run on April 12, 2014 is to benefit the American Cancer Society Southwest Iowa Relay for Life. Register by March 23rd and guarantee yourself a shirt and glow swag for race day! Read more

Inside Alaska Silver Circle Trip

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Get ready to experience what few who come this way will ever see, the REAL Alaska. Don't miss the chance to experience the Real Alaska. Read more

Lights, Camera, Save! Contest 2014 Local Winners

Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014

Maxx Walters and Evan Nielsen seniors from Creston High School were the 2014 local Lights, Camera Save! contest winners. Lights, Camera, Save! is a video contest developed by the American Bankers Association, it is a unique competition that encourages teens to use video to explore the value of savings and inspire others to become lifelong savers. Read more

Target Data Breach Leads to Phishing Scams

Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014

It's important for consumers not to fall victim to phishing scams related to the Target data breach. Read more

High School Seniors: Test your knowledge for a chance to receive a $1,500 scholarship!

Posted: Monday, January 13, 2014

Test your knowledge for a chance to receive a $1,500 scholarship! Iowa Student Loan is offering its first Iowa Financial Know-How Challenger: Senior Scholarship. Read more

Mobile Banking Is Now Available on your iPad!

Posted: Friday, January 03, 2014

You can now access your Mobile Banking through your iPad! Enjoy the convenience of banking through your phone, tablet or computer. Read more

Updated Information on Target Security Breach

Posted: Thursday, January 02, 2014

Ensuring the security of your account and debit card is of utmost importance to us. With the most recent reported security breach at Target and the possibility of it affecting 40 million cardholders, and as a result, it has affected some of our cardholders as well. Read more