Phil Weser shares the inspiring, uncommon story of March-Westin. We celebrate the uncommon stories from our community! Our collective stories bind us, strengthen and empower us. It’s why, at First United, we’re so committed to helping your story take shape and seeing it play out.
FCX Systems co-founders, Allen Wright and Matt Howell, share their uncommon story. At First United, we celebrate the uncommon stories from our community! Our collective stories bind us, strengthen and empower us. It’s why, at First United, we’re so committed to helping your story take shape and seeing it play out.
We’ve scoured the internet for some of today’s most strategic money-saving hacks. Whether you’re at the grocery store shopping for yogurt or at the mall on the hunt for a new pair of shoes, use our slick shopping hacks to save big.
Frugal habits can save you lots of money. One dollar at a time, you can build a financially secure future for your family.
Ascension Recovery Services, headquartered in Morgantown, West Virginia, was founded by CEO Doug Leech. Leech has gone through addiction and recovery himself, leading to a level of empathy, understanding, and commitment to its residents and community that’s unparalleled to anywhere else. That’s why First United Bank is proud to help share its uncommon story.
Gas prices are one of those budget items that are unpredictable at times. Oil prices can be affected by the political climate, trade disputes and refinery issues. You can fuel up for $50 one week and pay nearly twice that much the next. These apps can help ease the burden on your wallet.
Weddings can rack up a lot of bills. Case in point, the average American wedding cost brides and grooms $44,105 in 2018. To budget for a wedding ceremony and a reception, you have to take into account all expenses…
Washington County Market President, Alan Mullendore, goes OVER THE EDGE and rappels down an 11 story building (the Alexander House) in support of the Boys & Girls Club of Washington County. With the support of our associates and community, Alan’s team was able to raise over $1,300 to support this great cause!
Carissa L. Rodeheaver, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer at First United, along with R. L. Fisher, Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer announce the addition of Alan D. Mullendore as Washington County Market President, overseeing...
Hagerstown, MD - First United Bank & Trust has announced the opening of a new, and much anticipated, community office at 19405 Emerald Square, Suite 1000 in Hagerstown, Maryland. First United Bank & Trust has been a member of the Washington County community...
First United Bank & Trust are proud sponsors of the 2018 Christmas Charity Tour of Homes. The proceeds from this tour will be donated to the local charity – The “I Can Swim!” Program –this organization provides free American Red Cross basic swimming and water...
First United Bank & Trust is pleased to announce the renovations to our Grantsville Community Office are now complete. This branch will now provide customers with all the latest technologies and conveniences to create a complete banking experience. In...
First United Bank & Trust is now accepting entries as part of the American Bankers Association Foundation’s annual Lights, Camera, Save! video contest. Lights, Camera, Save! is a national contest that encourages teens to use video to communicate the value of...
Robin E. Murray, Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking and Philip L. Rodeheaver, Market President for the Garrett and Allegany County areas, is proud to announce the promotion of Stephanie C. Sisler to Community Relationship Manager at the Oakland...
Robin E. Murray, Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking and Philip L. Rodeheaver, Market President for the Garrett and Allegany County areas, is proud to announce the promotion of Brandi L. Rice to Community Relationship Manager at the Bel Air Community...
The Center City Community Office in Cumberland, MD recently donated a coin counting machine to the local Salvation Army. This machine will save valuable time and help the Salvation Army's efforts during the upcoming Holiday bell ringing season. Pictured is Will...
Oakland, Maryland, June 20, 2018 – First United Corporation (NASDAQ: FUNC) announces that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.09 per share that will be payable on August 1, 2018 to holders of record of the Corporation’s common stock as of July 16, 2018.
According to the College Board, last year, the cost to attend in-state public colleges averaged $25,290 for the 2017-2018 year and private colleges averaged $50,900. Wondering what goes into those costs? It’s time to do the math on college and the means of getting there. Visit our blog to learn the 5 main categories to consider.
Paid family leave allows mothers and fathers to spend more time with the new addition to the families while benefiting businesses.
Nonprofits and community groups need as many volunteers and donors as possible to be able to reach the largest audience. You and your employees could provide at least some of the help they need.
Volunteering, either your time or money, comes with countless benefits for both your company and your neighborhood.
Check out the cover story about our associate's experience in the recent Maryland Banker magazine. [download id="68"] Carissa L. Rodeheaver, president and chief financial officer of First United Bank stated, “The Soles 4 Souls mission was a gratifying and fulfilling...
It’s estimated that 50 percent of gross domestic product in the U.S. is attributable to family-run businesses and generate 60 percent of the country’s employment. However, the structure of these companies may be at risk, as a majority of family businesses have not implemented a succession plan, based on the results of a recent study.
Small business owners should always keep one thing in mind if they want customers to keep coming back: remember to thank them, as often as possible.
Giving back can prove beneficial for small businesses, and there are a number of great ways to serve the community.
Acts of kindness within the community and beyond can be helpful for small businesses who seek to build a strong brand and positive reputation.
Business owners who are looking for a way to get their business in the minds of more customers may want to consider improving their advertising.
There are a number of ways that small business owners can improve their relationships with customers, and consistently examining the available options may benefit them.
Family is incredibly important. You rely on them for support, guidance and friendship, and having this strong structure in place can make it easier to balance your work and your personal life.
All year round, growing sales and increasing brand loyalty is a goal. However, for some small businesses, the summer can be the season when purchases start to slip. As a result, you may want to find some cost-effective ways to change that.
For an entrepreneur and owner of a small business, the days are often long and hard, with little room left over at the end for friends and family. This is one reason why the temptation to work from home may be so strong.
Keeping family in charge of a company can be a rewarding and enjoyable way to stay involved after retirement, but it requires a few steps to ensure the financial plan stays on track.
Is it possible to be an entrepreneur, small business owner and a parent at the same time? The answer is yes.
Instead of letting network events pass by, here are a few business and financial tips to build a sound referral base within any industry.
For many small business owners, client requests never end, employees never stop asking questions and there is always something else to do, even on a Sunday morning.
A number of small business owners find that they aren’t happy with their companies, and that too much has been sacrificed for success.
A relative within the company could either be a blessing or a curse, and the answer to that often comes from how well they are managed.
A small business may increase revenue by shifting the focus more toward community.
Focus on the community and marketing to help a small business reach a level of financial success.
Managing any company is hard work, but that challenge is multiplied when family members are involved. It is tough to be the leader that is needed, while still maintaining the personal relationships behind the scenes.
Employees who are family members have become a reality for today’s small businesses. They can be a great help to any company, but tensions can rise as the entire family becomes more involved.
By investing in online solutions, a firm can instantly extend its reach. While it might seem difficult to learn what it takes to manage everyday tasks on the web, an organization that reviews all of its options may profit.
Developing an email marketing strategy is often difficult for both big and small organizations.
By relying on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and other digital tools, your firm can highlight its brand to a global audience.
To highlight its products and services, a company could explore numerous online solutions. While many firms have devoted significant resources to social media marketing campaigns recently, various companies may benefit if they evaluate the support provided by online videos.
A digital marketing strategy can have major effects on both big and small businesses. To effectively promote your firm’s products and services on the web, a simple strategy might not suffice, as there are many opportunities to connect with audience members around the globe.
Thanks in part to Facebook, LinkedIn and other digital tools, a company could noticeably increase its profits in a short period of time.
By using Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and other online platforms regularly, your firm can highlight numerous products and services to prospective and current clients.
A growing business may consider numerous solutions to boost its profits. In fact, this company could invest in social media marketing campaigns that could have far-flung effects on its everyday operations.
To stand out to web viewers, a company should consider the benefits of a simple approach.