These simple articles, calculators, and activities highlight everything you need to know about managing and improving your finances.

Welcome to our Financial Health Hub

We believe that when we support each other, we all succeed. That's why we've partnered with Banzai to bring you personal financial literacy resources to build your confidence and help you make smart financial decisions. These simple articles, calculators, and activities highlight everything you need to know about managing and improving your finances. Browse our collection today!

Financial Wellness Assessment

This assessment helps you analyze your spending and savings habits to better understand how you manage money. You’ll input your current financial details as well as your goals to get personalized recommendations for improvement.

Take Assessment

Quality vs Cost

When’s the right time to splurge on a higher priced item or save with a generic brand? Learn tips to decide between between quality vs cost to help you stick to a budget.

Get Buying Tips

Budget Calculator

Budgeting begins with understanding what’s coming in and going out of your accounts. Try this calculator to visualize your expenses and create a budget plan that works for you.

Use Budget Calculator

Saving with a Purpose

Saving without a goal makes it difficult to stay motivated and on track. Use this coaching session to outline your goals and make a plan to achieve them.

Get Savings Tips

Build your Emergency Fund

An emergency fund helps pay for unexpected expenses like car repairs, medical bills, or job loss. Find out what you need to start your emergency fund today.

Explore Emergency Fund Basics

Finding Funds in an Emergency

Are you facing an emergency and not sure how to cover the expenses? Try these 3 strategies to get through a financial crisis.

Review Emergency Strategies

Using Credit

Before applying for credit, it’s important to understand how borrowing money works and the repayment process. Read this article to learn common credit terms and tips to use credit wisely.

Get Credit Tips

Get Out of Debt

This coaching session offers strategies to manage your debt and helps you create a payoff plan using the debt snowball and avalanche methods.

Start Debt Session

What a Car Loan Costs

If you're ready to cruise around town, it could be time for a new car. In this short article, you’ll learn the common terms and potential hidden fees associated with an auto loan.

Explore Auto Loans

Home Loan Calculator

Use this calculator to estimate how much you’ll pay in total over the life of your mortgage loan.

Use Mortgage Calculator

Working with a Mortgage Lender

To qualify for a mortgage loan, you’ll have to meet certain financial criteria. Find out what’s required by lenders to issue mortgage loans and the different loan types available.

Explore Mortgage Options

Selling Your Home

If you’re looking for more space or a new neighborhood, it may be time to sell your home. Check out this article for tips to get your home ready to list and how to prepare for selling costs.

Review Selling Process

Featured Blogs

Visit Us

Got a question or just need to visit with one of our community bankers? Call or stop by any of our locations around the Kansas City area

Find a Location


You are now leaving First Federal Bank of Kansas City

Our website/mobile terms, privacy and security policies do not extend to the website or app accessed through this link, and First Federal is not responsible for the content on any third-party website or app. Click "Yes" to leave our website.