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Hometown Highlight: Marble Falls Education Foundation

Posted by Victoria Ortiz

Serving and meeting the needs of students in the Marble Falls community has been the goal of the Marble Falls Education Foundation since its beginning. The foundation, which is governed by an independent, volunteer board of directors – separate and apart from the Marble Falls ISD – desires academic excellence and student achievement in its[…]  Read more

 
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6 Ways to Make Your Checking Work for You

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

From daily spending convenience to a place to directly deposit your paycheck, a checking account is a basic necessity for most people. But are you really making the most of its untapped benefits? Make sure you’re not missing out on a world of great conveniences, like: 1. Mobile and Online Banking There’s nothing more convenient[…]  Read more

 
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CD vs. Savings Account: Which Is Right for Your Future?

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

Are you among the 26 or 32 percent of Americans who, respectively, have less than $1,000 in savings or none at all? It’s never too late to start or grow your savings, but it’s important to do so in a way that will reap you the most financial rewards. Rather than hiding cash under your[…]  Read more

 
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Hometown Highlight: Pecan Shed

Posted by Victoria Ortiz

Beginning in 1981 in the small town of Byers, Texas, a typical day to the Montz family was farming and raising cattle on a leased pecan orchard. Little did the Montz family know that their farming lifestyle would soon turn into a successful entrepreneurial business. Tim and Molly Montz had an idea and never looked[…]  Read more

 
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Emergencies Happen: Are You Prepared?

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

Natural disasters. Disease outbreaks. Man-made emergencies. While there’s no way to expect the unexpected, you can take proactive steps to prepare for it. FirstCapital Bank of Texas cares about our neighbors and wants to help keep you as safe—and prepared—as possible. Get Your Financials in Order Emergencies, natural disasters, and other times of crisis can[…]  Read more

 
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Is Now the Right Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

When you first signed on the (many) dotted lines of your mortgage paperwork, you likely did so with the confidence that you got the very best rate at the time, based on the housing market and your financial situation. But now some time has passed and you’re wondering if you can save some money by[…]  Read more

 
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Hometown Highlight: FC Amarillo Bombers

Posted by Hazel Morrison

It started as a summer job, but at the age of 16 years old, Stephanie Tucker started down a path that would lead her to where she is today. Working during the summers for what at the time was known as the Amarillo Dillas baseball team, she found her passion in sports and marketing. Now[…]  Read more

 
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Is Auto Loan Refinancing Right for You?

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

When you first bought your car, you chose the loan offer that worked best for you at that time in your life. But now it’s a few years later and your circumstances have changed. Maybe your credit has improved or your other bills have increased and you’re looking for a way to save a little[…]  Read more

 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock

Posted by Hazel Morrison

For almost 50 years, the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock (BBBS) organization has helped thousands of children to provide them with “strong, enduring and professionally supported one-to-one mentoring.” “The purpose is to support children in whatever their needs might be and allow them to see the potential in themselves, so they can go on[…]  Read more

 
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Why Small Business Week Is Big for Communities

Posted by FirstCapital Bank of Texas

President Kennedy originally signed the proclamation that introduced National Small Business Week (NSBW) in 1963 to bring the country together in celebration of the vital role that small businesses play in our communities—and FCB Texas is proud to continue to honor that tradition. While this year’s NSBW took place from May 5 – 11, you[…]  Read more

 
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