Monthly Archives: February 2012

Build a New Home for Less

Are you dreaming of building a new home? Bank of American Fork can help turn your dream into reality with a 3.99% construction loan (14.0365% estimated APR*) for loan amounts up to $417,000. Loans must be for new construction only … Continue reading

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Get The Most Out of Your Deductions

Guest post by Erika Petersen, Hawkins Cloward & Simister Increased scrutiny by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has reinforced the need to properly substantiate and document tax deductions. Ensure your preparedness for four types of expenses regularly deducted by business … Continue reading

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Dealing With Default

Guest post by Dale Gunther, Vice Chairman of the Board, People’s Utah Bancorp The economy continues to improve, but many  businesses are still struggling—some to the point of being unable to repay a loan. If you are experiencing or may … Continue reading

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Emergency Fund = Financial Satisfaction

When asked what best predicts financial satisfaction, more people said having an emergency fund than said paying off a credit card or owning a home, according to a recent University of Georgia study. Despite this, many people ignore the advice … Continue reading

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Free workshop: Increase revenue without impacting headcount

Join Bank of American Fork and CEObuilder on Friday, March 2 from 8:30-4 p.m. as they sponsor a workshop titled, “How to get 3% annual revenue back on the bottom line without impacting headcount,” presented by Alan Davis, president of i5 … Continue reading

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Five Tips to Help You Save

Most Americans are not saving adequately for retirement, and most lower-income households do not have adequate emergency savings for unexpected expenditures like a car repair. America Saves Week, sponsored by the  America Savings Education Council and designated as February 19-26, … Continue reading

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Bank of AF Employees Receive High Honors

Congratulations to four Bank of American Fork employees who have recently received high honors in various fields including sales, operations, community leadership and fitness. Ken Burnett Ken Burnett, vice president / director of business development and training at Bank of … Continue reading

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Show Yourself Some Love This Valentine’s Day

Whether or not you’ve been struck by Cupid’s arrow, be sure to show yourself some love this Valentine’s Day by making more on your money. Fall in love with your future financial situation when you save with these products from … Continue reading

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Free Seminar: Get to Know the Online Money Manager

Just last month, we rolled out our new Online Money Manager, a financial management solution available within online banking. This powerful tool helps you get a complete financial picture because it pulls in online account information from other financial institutions … Continue reading

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Supporting Women-owned Businesses

Bank of American Fork has been a long-time supporter of and lender to women-owned businesses. Hear from local businesswomen about their experience with Utah’s largest community bank. Tanner Glass Creative Expressions Hear more stories from local businesses at

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