First Bank Hosts Business After Hours and Celebrates New Board Room with Ribbon Cutting

First Bank Employees cutting the ribbonAlong with the Carmi Chamber of Commerce, First Bank hosted Business After Hours on Thursday, September 11 in their new Board Room at 215 E Main Street in Carmi.

A ribbon cutting took place as well, to celebrate the completion of the renovated board room, which features the breathtaking and restored glass dome ceiling.

Glass dome ceiling in First Bank Carmi boardroom“It was a very nice evening, and we appreciate everyone who took the time to stop in. We’re proud of this new space and are glad that we were able to restore such a beautiful and unique piece of Carmi’s history,” said Al Fritschle, President and CEO of First Bank.

Home Depot payment breach

On September 2, Home Depot disclosed a possible breach of their payment data systems, which has since been confirmed. This breach impacts consumers who have made credit or debit card purchases in Home Depot’s U.S. and Canadian stores since April 1, 2014.

Please realize our clients’ trust and security is First Bank’s top priority and we are taking all necessary steps to protect your privacy and financial information.

We have identified those cards that may have been impacted as a result of this breach. If we believe your First Bank Debit Card has been impacted, you will receive a detailed letter in the next few days, and a new card will be ordered for you at no charge.

If you have questions or concerns, please stop by or call your nearest branch or call 800.538.3979. We apologize for this inconvenience and look forward to serving you soon.

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