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Temporary Closure of Osawatomie Facility

Posted On: September 2, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Branch Highlights, Community Commitment, General, News

This morning, we learned of additional employees at our Osawatomie branch who have tested positive for COVID-19. In an abundance of caution for the safety of our valued customers and employees, we have made the decision to temporarily close our Osawatomie branch starting Thursday, September 3, 2020. We plan on re-opening our drive-thru with modified hours of 10am – 2pm on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 and our lobby as soon as possible.

We quickly implemented protocols and have scheduled...

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Tags: Branch Update, Closed, COVID-19, News, Osawatomie

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Osawatomie Branch Temporarily Closed

Posted On: August 31, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Banking, Branch Highlights, General, News

First Option Bank is saddened to report that an employee of the Osawatomie branch has tested positive for COVID-19. The Osawatomie Lobby will be closed until further notice.

We have been and will continue following all CDC recommended cleaning and sanitizing measures.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as our lobby remains closed to ensure the safety of our employees, families, and the community. First Option Bank encourages following CDC guidelines on social...

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Tags: Branch Update, Closed, COVID-19, Hours, Locations, Osawatomie

First Option Bank Piggy Banks

Piggy Bank Scavenger Hunt 2020

Posted On: August 21, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Branch Highlights, Community Commitment, General, News

Be on the lookout August...

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Tags: Community, Community Bank Week, Piggy Bank

July 2020 Economic Update

July 2020 Economic Update

Posted On: July 2, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, Investment Services, News, Trust Services

In this month’s recap: stocks notched a solid gain, overcoming the rise of reported COVID-19 cases and plans of a slowdown in economic re-openings.

Monthly Economic Update

Presented by First Option Financial Services, July 2020

U.S. Markets

Stock prices climbed higher in June, as investors looked beyond an increase in COVID-19 cases as well as reports that several states planned to slow the pace of their economic re-opening.

The...

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Charitable Giving – How to Build a Strong Family Legacy

Charitable Giving – How to Build a Strong Family Legacy

Posted On: June 17, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, Insurance Services, Investment Services, News, Tips & Tricks, Trust Services

 

 

Tags: Charitable Giving, Christian Toman, Community Cafe, Family, Financial Services, First Option Financial Services

Market Insights with Mike

Market Insights with Mike | June 5, 2020

Posted On: June 5, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, Investment Services, News, Tips & Tricks

 

 

Tags: Financial Services, First Option Financial Services, Market Insights, Market Update, Mike McCauley

June 2020 Economic Update

June 2020 Economic Update

Posted On: June 2, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, Insurance Services, Investment Services, News, Trust Services

In this month’s recap: stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, and reported progress on a COVID-19 vaccine.

Monthly Economic Update

Presented by First Option Financial Services, June 2020

U.S. Markets

Stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, and reported progress on a COVID-19 vaccine.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average...

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Tags: Economic Update, First Option Financial Services

Market Insights with Mike | May 22, 2020

Market Insights with Mike | May 22, 2020

Posted On: May 22, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, Investment Services, News, Tips & Tricks

 

 

Tags: Financial Services, First Option Financial Services, Market, Market Insights, Market Update, Mike McCauley

Tax Day 2020

Details on the Tax Deadline Extension

Posted On: May 11, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Financial Wellness, General, News, Tips & Tricks

Details on the Tax Deadline Extension

The I.R.S. is giving you three additional months to file and pay.


The Internal Revenue Service knows that many taxpayers have had a stressful spring. So, it has reset the federal tax deadline. You now have until July 15 to file your 1040 form. July 15 is also the deadline to pay any federal taxes owed for 2019.1

  

Beyond these important details,...

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Tags: Extension, News, Tax Deadline, Taxes, Tips & Tricks

What To Know About Economic Relief Payments

What To Know About Economic Relief Payments

Posted On: April 20, 2020 by First Option Bank in: Banking, General, News, Tips & Tricks

In March, the CARES Act – a $2 trillion economic relief package – was signed into law. A provision of the law will provide financial relief to many Americans as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Below you will find answers to common questions regarding these economic relief payments.

1. How large a payment will I receive?

The CARES Act outlines the parameters of who is eligible to receive a payment. The Internal Revenue Service is the agency responsible for determining...

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Tags: CARES Act, COVID-19, Economic Relief Payment, News, Tips & Tricks

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