Category Archives: Business


You may not be prison-bound, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t breaking the law

Ways you might be infringing on copyrights and how you can avoid it  Guest post by John Rees, Attorney, Callister Nebeker & McCullough Under federal copyright law, anyone who willfully infringes a copyright in certain ways will be subject to … Continue reading

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Gift giving made easier for Heidi with person-to-person payments

Heidi and her three brothers decided to gift their mom with a spa package for her birthday. As the only one who had ever visited a spa, Heidi was charged with figuring out the details of the gift. Heidi found … Continue reading

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Enjoying an afternoon of service with Tiny Tim Foundation

Last month, Bank of American Fork arranged a day of service in support of one of the bank’s long term customers, Alton Thacker, founder of Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids. Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids builds and delivers 64,000 toys … Continue reading

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Do you have questions about EMV chip cards?

News has been swirling the last few months about an October 1 deadline for EMV chip cards. You may have received a card with an EMV chip from a financial institution you do business with. Either way, you might have … Continue reading

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New Mortgage Rules and Disclosures Good for Consumers

Those working to close a mortgage may have an easier time finding and understanding information that might be important to them due to new rules and disclosures that recently went into effect from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Its Know … Continue reading

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University of Utah Study Shows How Utah Community Bank Survived and Thrived During Great Recession

Bank of American Fork Strategy Kept Bank Profitable Benefiting its Community Case Study Wins First Place in CSBS Competition – Will Be Presented at Community Bank Research and Policy Conference During the Great Recession of 2008 to 2011, Bank of … Continue reading

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Bank of American Fork Supports Customer with Day of Service

People encouraged to help build toys at Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids Bank of American Fork has arranged a day of service for its customers and the community in support of one of the bank’s long term customers, Alton Thacker, … Continue reading

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Good news for business owners looking to grow

Guest post by Richard Gray A bill was approved a few weeks ago on July 28 to increase the loan limits for the Small Business Administration 7(a) loan program for the fiscal year. The program authorization ceiling was increased to … Continue reading

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Apple Pay update

We anticipate being able to offer Apple Pay in early 2016. We have been pursuing Apple Pay™ with our credit and debit card processors—we have told you before that we’re excited about Apple Pay. We anticipate being able to offer … Continue reading

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Why was Utah just named #1 Best Economic Outlook for 2015?

Utah recently earned the top spot for states with the best economic outlook, according to the new edition of Rich States, Poor States released by the American Legislative Exchange Council.  http://www.alec.org/publications/rich-states-poor-states/   This economic outlook is meant to be a … Continue reading

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