First Trust Financial Forum

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Last week, Debbie and Nicole attended First Trust Portfolios’ Financial Forum and heard from three very knowledgeable and entertaining speakers. They all reminded us of how lucky we are to live in the greatest country on earth.

The first speaker was Jim Bowen, First Trust’s CEO.  His unique...

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of Year at FFG Headquarters!  With all the hustle and bustle around this time of year, we wanted to take time to enjoy each other and have a few jolly laughs.  This year our team enjoyed some cheer and gift giving.  Tommy (AKA Santa) never lets us down with the best gift...

Wilmington Historic 5k & Half Marathon

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Tommy, Debbie & Nicole ventured down to the coast to run the Wilmington Historic 5k & Half Marathon on December 7th.  Wes Pollard joined Tommy and Debbie in the 5k.  Nicole ran the Wilmington Historic Challenge, which consisted of running both the 5k and half marathon races.  Nicole left Wes, Tommy...

Catfish Classic ALS Golf Tournament November 2019

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We all participated in this year’s Catfish Classic Golf Tournament on November 4th, to help raise money and awareness for the NC ALS Chapter.  ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal...

Who’s the leader of the club that’s made for you and me?  M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! 

Last month, Tommy, Debbie and Nicole headed to Orlando, Florida to attend Disney Institute’s Quality of Service Conference.  As part of our ongoing commitment to exceptional client service, we thought we would hear...

Timing Isn’t Everything

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Over the course of a summer, it’s not unusual for the stock market to be a topic of conversation at barbeques or other social gatherings.

A neighbor or relative might ask about which investments are good at the moment. The lure of getting in at the right time or avoiding the next downturn may tempt...

Shred Event 2019

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Shred Event 2019 was a big success at FIRST Financial Group.  Shred Ace came out on May 7th, to shred documents securely and efficiently.  If you missed this shred event, we will do another one soon!

National LINC 2019 Conference

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A couple of weeks ago, Tommy, Kurt, Debbie and Nicole, attended the annual TD Ameritrade National LINC Conference in San Diego, California.  There were many speakers this year, but some of our favorites included President and CEO of TD Ameritrade, Tim Hockey; TV Personality and Businessman, Robert...

Hurricane Florence Relief Concert- UPDATE

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FIRST Financial Group is so grateful to have been a part of the #OverFlo campaign as one of the main sponsors of the Hurricane Florence relief concert.  Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real put on an amazing show last Tuesday night at the Greenfield Ampitheatre in Wilmington, NC to a sold out crowd. ...

Hurricane Florence Relief Concert

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We are excited to announce that FIRST Financial Group is a proud sponsor of "Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real: Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert produced by Live Nation."   Come out to Greenfield Lake Ampitheater on October 23rd and enjoy a great concert while helping out our friends and neighbors...

Hurricane Florence Disaster Recovery

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Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected by Hurricane Florence.  We want to make you aware of the following opportunities to assist in disaster relief.  As we learn of more ways to help, we will post them here on our blog.

WRAL, GoTriangle, the United Way and the Food Bank of Central...