Blog Writers Wanted

We’re always looking for fresh, local stories that are happening within our communities! Do you think you’d be interested in becoming a contributing writer for our Right at the Heart blog? Read below and send us an email at marketing@myfarmers.bank!

About You:

  • You are a storyteller.
  • You have a passion for your community and the people who live in it.
  • You can come up with story ideas with minimal guidance.
  • You can submit a minimum 500-word count story and photos on a deadline.

Tone/Style Details For Our Blog:

  • Conversational tone
  • Does not follow conventional 5 paragraph essay format – short concise paragraphs that are easy to read
  • Fully formatted sections to make posts easy to skim through
  • Story headline, photo, and/or video required to complement the story

What You Will Do:

  1. Send an e-mail to marketing@myfarmers.bank and pitch three story headlines that you’d potentially like to write for the Farmers Bank & Trust Right at the HEART Blog. Include your resume and writing samples.
  2. If the headlines fit within our content strategy, then we’ll have you write one of the stories and we will come up with a deadline and date to publish.
  3. After we review your piece, we’ll pay you for the post, publish it on our blog, and you’ll have the opportunity to become a regular contributor if desired. If it doesn’t meet our standards, we will not use it, and you’ll have full rights to the post.


  • Based on experience / $75 – $100 per published post


ARKANSAS: Magnolia, Camden, Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Malvern, Haskell, Bryant/Benton
TEXAS: Texarkana, New Boston, Prosper

*If you become a contributing writer and earn more than $600/year, we will need a completed W-9.