FNBB Young and Teen Investor Clubs
First National Bank Bemidji has been offering
our Young Investor program for many years. One of the many
benefits of a Young Investor Savings account is no service fees
or minimum balance. All members receive a combined
newsletter. Check out the Winter
"The Road to Financial Responsibility" which provides
saving tips for parents, grandparents or guardians. These tips
can be considered for young investors at any stage from
pre-school to high school. First National Bank Bemidji will work
with parents and kids to start a savings plan. Call 333-4340 to
make an appointment or stop in at one of our three office
locations. We will discuss options for you and your young or
The Young Investor Savings Account helps young people under 18
save for the future. Learning to
save at an early age is made easier with the following benefits:
Statement issued quarterly - Each month, the first five withdrawals are free, with a
$.25 fee for each following withdrawal. Please note, preauthorized
transfers, automatic payments and telephone transfers are limited to a
combined total of six per month or statement cycle.
These limited transfers include such things as automatic
insurance or utility payments, transfers that occur through 1st
Net Connection, 1st TeleBanc or 1st
Mobile and automatic loan
payments to other financial institutions.
First National Bank Bemidji also
offers additional benefits with free membership to one of our
Young Investor Clubs described below. Please call 333-4352 for
Young Investor Club
Many savings and
financial educational activities
for young investor savers between the ages of 0 and 11
The Annual Young Investor Picnic is held each summer in the
Main Office Garden Court in August. The 2015 date for the
Young Investor Picnic is Thursday, August 6th.
Teen Investor Club
Many savings and
financial educational activities for middle
and high school
students between the ages of 12 and 18
Seminar for Teen Young Investors and parents/guardians to
learn about financial needs after high school. A tentative
date for a fall seminar has been set for Tuesday, October 28th in the FNBB Main Office
Young Investor and Teen Investor
Each April our Young Investor
Director and other First National Bank
Bemidji employees make presentations at local schools and
organizations. They reach out to kids of all ages during the
month to provide saving tips and other financial education.
Our employees also make presentations in several Bemidji
elementary and high school classes throughout the year.
We will work to set a presentation time and place. Call
Christine Korhonen at 218-333-4352 if your class would be
interested in a presentation during April or other times
throughout the school year.
Tours of First National
Bank Bemidji Main Office may also be scheduled for classes
or youth organizations. You may call 218-333-4352 to set a
date for a tour for your group.
Treasury Direct website:
http://www.treasurydirect.gov/kids/kids.htm which offers
games and activities to learn money, saving, bonds and other
treasury related education.
Motley Fool website:
http://www.fool.com/Teens/teens01.htm which offers
savings and investment information for teens.