Press Release

FNBT Launches Unique Online Peer Comparison Tools

Release date: 3/4/2016

Beloit, Wisconsin – First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) is excited to announce new interactive tools on its website for comparing mortgage rates and retirement savings. The unique mortgage tool offers a fast and easy way for consumers to compare mortgage rates with peers in their area and provides information for people interested in finding a better rate. The retirement savings tool allows users to compare retirement savings progress with others to see if they are on track with their goals.  

“FNBT strives to be progressive and focuses on continually improving its online experience to provide Sound Advice to assist customers and community members in making the best financial choices through each major financial stage of life.” said Vice President & Marketing Director, Laura Pomerene. “Buying a home and saving for retirement are two of the most important financial steps in most people’s lives. These new tools allow us to extend our advisory role into our online experience.”

Both tools are free and available on the bank’s website by visiting for the mortgage comparison tool, and for the free retirement savings analysis. 

First National Bank and Trust Company is a family-owned, community bank headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. Chartered in 1882, First National Bank and Trust Company now serves more than 27,000 households in 9 communities and 12 locations in Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois with assets of approximately $820 million. Commitment to full service banking, investments, asset management, exceptional service, and Sound Advice has positioned First National Bank and Trust Company as a Stateline leader in the industry. For additional information, visit