Monthly Archives: May 2011

5 Simple Steps to Saving

Guest post by Bryant Armstrong, CPA, Squire & Company, PC. Planning and Budgeting: 5 Simple Steps to Saving Most of us are familiar with the saying, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.”  It may sound a bit … Continue reading

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Congratulations Women of Steel!

  Donna Hood and Ali Larsen were crowned the Women of Steel at the 6th annual Bank of American Fork Woman of Steel Triathlon and 5K on May 21 after being nominated for overcoming challenges using fitness.  Hood completed this … Continue reading

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Make the Right Mistakes

Guest post by Kevin L. Simister, CPA, Hawkins Cloward & Simister “We made too many wrong mistakes.” That, as Yogi Berra put it, is why most businesses fail. If you want your business to succeed, you must make the right … Continue reading

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Small Business Lending Myths Debunked

Contrary to what you’ve probably heard in media reports, banks are lending and are looking for qualified borrowers, particularly small businesses. In fact, Bank of American Fork works with the government-backed Small Business Association (SBA) to offer loans specially geared … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Housing shortage

Every month, Dale Gunther (vice chairman of the board of People’s Utah Bancorp, the holding company for Bank of American Fork), writes an article for The Enterprise newspaper. Here’s his article that ran in the May 16 edition. Coming soon: … Continue reading

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Simple Ways to Save

When it comes to savings, you’ve probably heard the usual suggestions like paying off debt, creating a budget or reducing spending, but we have a few more ways to help you stay financially fit: 1. Pay yourself first. If you … Continue reading

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Welcome to our blog!

Welcome to Bank of American Fork’s official blog! We created this blog to provide a wide array of articles on both business and personal finance. We’ve split our content into two categories: personal and business. Some articles will be posted … Continue reading

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