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Making the Move (Between Mortgages): What You Need to Know

Buying your first home is a big step. Buying your next one can be just as exciting, but it can also be a bit more complicated. In addition to handling all the logistics of a move, there’s the business of getting out of one mortgage into another one. The transition between mortgages can get tricky, […]

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Don’t Let the Fraudsters Get You Down

There’s no question that life is much better when people are honest and forthright, especially when it comes to money. Unfortunately, there’s also no question that that happens far less often than it ought to, which means that it’s always important to be on your guard against scams designed to get you to give up […]

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What to Expect This Year

What to Expect in 2021 The chaos of 2020 took its toll on the finances of countless Americans and forced them to reconsider or adjust long-term plans. And, just as we hoped to turn the page to a calmer financial climate, the early weeks of 2021 brought more uncertainty, with the GameStop “short squeeze” controversy […]

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FCB Announces Plan to Process PPP Loans

FirstCapital Bank of Texas announced Thursday, Dec. 31 that the financial institution will begin processing Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans for local businesses as soon as new guidelines from the Small Business Administration (SBA) and United States Treasury are released. To qualify for a PPP loan, applicants must employ no more than 300 employees; have […]

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Financial Resolutions to Make in 2021

As happy as we’ll all be to see 2020 in the rearview mirror, there’s more to making 2021 a better year than turning a page on the calendar. With January approaching, the time has come for many of us to think about New Year’s Resolutions. And, while that diet may not last past February, making […]

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FirstCapital Bank of Texas Named Best Bank to Work For

MIDLAND, Texas – FirstCapital Bank of Texas (FCB) is proud to be named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2020 by the American Banker and Best Companies Group. The bank was recognized for its outstanding employee satisfaction. Determining the Best Banks to Work For involves a two-step process. The first involves evaluation of participating companies’ workplace policies, […]

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Top Five Reasons to Switch to E-Statements

In a year that’s seen all of us spend more time at home than we anticipated, it only makes sense to try to make things a little less cluttered.

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Protecting Your Business from Cyber Threats: What You Should Know

If there’s one thing we haven’t needed this year, it’s something else to worry about. Unfortunately, thanks to opportunistic hackers looking to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic and the business response, that’s exactly what we got.

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How To Keep Your Credit Score Healthy During COVID-19

When the COVID-19 pandemic began in 2020, it brought with it major health concerns, high unemployment rates, social distancing, remote working and learning, and much more.

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