Entries by Holly Thorne

A Comprehensive Guide to VA Loans

Are you a veteran, service member, or surviving spouse? Perhaps you’ve heard that the VA can help you get a mortgage loan, but you’re not sure where to start. As a longtime community bank serving the residents and military veterans of the Shenandoah Valley, F&M Bank created this education guide to VA Loans to help […]

Identity Theft Protection Guide

How safe is your financial and personal data? Identity fraud has been growing for the last few years. In 2017, there were a record 16.7 million victims of identity fraud and a total of $16.8 billion stolen in the U.S. alone. And while identifying information can be stolen from offline sources like unshredded mail, online […]

Guide to Owning a Modular Home in Shenandoah Valley

If you’re reading this, you’re probably interested in modular homes. Maybe you already know you want to build one or you’re still in the information-gathering stage. Wherever you are in the process, we cover it all in this exhaustive guide. From the benefits of owning a modular home, to what the process looks like, how […]

First Quarter 2019 Earnings and Dividends

F & M Bank Corp. Announces First Quarter Earnings and Dividend Press Release | 04/29/2019 TIMBERVILLE, VA / ACCESSWIRE / April 29, 2019 / F & M Bank Corp. (OTCQX: FMBM), parent company of Farmers & Merchants Bank, announces its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019. Selected highlights for the quarter include: Net income […]

New Farmers Guide to Starting a Farm in Virginia

If you’ve been considering starting a hobby farm or a small farm for profit, you’re one of thousands of Americans of all ages who have recently delved into the field. To continue to encourage the growth of new farms, even the USDA has put money on the line, “nearly [tripling] funding for the only two […]

F&M Bank volunteers mark Agriculture Literacy Week

PRESS RELEASE: F&M Bank volunteers mark Agriculture Literacy Week For Immediate Release | March 27, 2019 Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom celebrated its annual Agriculture Literacy Week March 18-22, and volunteers from Bridgewater, Elkton and Woodstock F&M Bank locations were among participants. John Coffman, Ashley Griffith, Ashley Lam, Ashley McClure, and Paul Eberly of F&M […]

Officer Promotions at F&M Bank

PRESS RELEASE: Employee Promotions For Immediate Release Farmers & Merchants Bank and its Board of Directors would like to congratulate the following individuals on their Officer promotions effective March 25, 2019. Vice President:  Kay Dean Jackie Burner Assistant Vice President:  Barbara Bartley Bank Officer:  Donna O’Byrne Kelsey Dean Sharrie Harrison Ashley McClure Jessica Luce For […]

F&M Bank Corp. Announces 4th Quarter Earnings and Dividend

Company Release – 1/31/2019 10:00 AM ET TIMBERVILLE, VA / ACCESSWIRE / January 31, 2019 / F & M Bank Corp. (OTCQX: FMBM), parent company of Farmers & Merchants Bank, announces its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ending December 31, 2018. Selected highlights for the quarter and year to date include: Net income of $2.9 […]