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Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton is now Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois. As part of this new change, we will be enhancing your banking experience with some exciting new technology including an updated website and online banking services. These upgrades and changes reinforce our commitment to providing customers with first class service, competitive products and innovative banking technology. Thank you in advance for your patience over the coming months as we make this transition. We have proudly served both the personal and business financial needs of our customers since 1914 and will continue to do so.

If you are currently a customer of our bank, we would like to thank you for the opportunity you have given us to serve you. If you are new to our bank, we would like to extend a sincere welcome and invite you to explore the many services we offer.

3rd party site links displayed on this site are for your convenience and direct you to information maintained by organizations other than Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois. We believe the information provided is trustworthy, but Farmers-Merchants cannot guarantee the accuracy of this outside information. When you link to another website, you are no longer protected by the Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois Privacy Policy. The website is best viewed in Internet Explorer (IE).



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On July 21, 2010 FDIC deposit insurance was permanently raised to $250,000.

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On October 1, 2018, Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton merged with and into Joy State Bank, and Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton ceased to operate as a separately chartered bank. Any accounts held at Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton are aggregated with accounts held at Joy State Bank for determining FDIC insurance coverage, subject to any grace period provided under the Federal Deposit Insurance Act. If you have any questions about the FDIC insurance coverage on your accounts, please contact your local Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois branch.