What's Happening

Plaza Parking Lot Work IN PROGRESS!

Blacktop work is in progress at our Rochelle Commons/Plaza office location.  It has gone slower than projected and our drive-up and ATM are unavailable for a short time this morning.  Our drive-up lanes are open now and we expect the ATM lane to be re-opened by later this afternoon. Our lobby IS open! Use the ...read more

NY Bagel Shop Lunch & Coffee Specials…

Daily Specials Today's Coffee Flavors: Cinnful Nut, Salted Caramel decaf Soup of the day: Yukon Potato, Cream of Asparagus Lunch Special: Metropolitan Try a Mango Smoothie this week!   Call us at: 815-562-2435  You can check our daily specials calendar here.     Visit their website: NY Bagel & Coffee! Check out the full menu for a wide range of coffee and tea drinks as well as ...read more

A NEW Level of Security

At First National, we take security very seriously. Our fraud protection utilizes state-of-the-art methods of monitoring your accounts and identifying anomalies that may indicate fraud. Our latest tool in the fight against fraud is YOU. New INTERACTIVE fraud alerts are being implemented. What this means is this: when your debit card ...read more

Movie in the Park 2016 – Double Header!

Movie in the Park 2016 This year's Movie in the Park will be held on Saturday, June 25th.  Gates open at 8:30 pm at Helms Field in Rochelle.  TWO movies will be shown this year, The Good Dinosaur and Jurassic World. Admission is free, and everyone is welcome.  Make your plans to ...read more

IRS Phone Scam

We’ve been hearing a few reports of an IRS phone scam recently. This scam is an “oldie” and seems to get dusted off every year about this time. As always, be very cautious about any personal information you give out over the phone, especially on a call you did not ...read more

New Debit Cards for FNB Customers!

Don't forget to activate your new Debit MasterCard and discontinue use of your old Visa CheckCard.  The Visa CheckCards will be deactivated soon!  And - remember, your card number has changed so don't forget to update your records if you have your card tied to any online vendors.


The adoption of chip card technology has been slow in coming to the United States, but chip cards are making their way into our hands - slowly but surely.  What does it mean for you? In the short run, not a lot.  The new chip cards still have a magnetic stripe ...read more

10 Tips For Protecting Your Mobile Device

Protecting Your Mobile Device Your mobile device provides convenient access to your email, bank and social media accounts. Unfortunately, it can potentially provide the same convenient access for criminals. The American Bankers Association recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe. • Use the passcode lock ...read more

Moving to Windows 10? A word of caution

If you will be using Windows 10 at home, please be aware of a possible security issue with the default settings. Windows 10 will by default share your Wi-Fi network password with any contacts you may have listed in Outlook or Skype — and, with an opt-in, Facebook friends. Wi-Fi Sense may expose information ...read more