Category Archives: Business


CEObuilder event: Leading from the edge—Managing teams in difficult situations

CEObuilder and Bank of American Fork invite you to join us on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 for a forum and presentation by Ken Burnett, VP/director of training and business development, Bank of American Fork. Burnett’s presentation will focus on successful … Continue reading

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Training Skills Series: Blended learning

Guest post by Ken Burnett, VP/Director of Training and Business Development, Bank of American Fork This series is written from experience and is part of Bank of American Fork’s training program. The program embraces the philosophy that training is a … Continue reading

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Vote with your money: Move to a community bank

When it comes to banking, your vote is the one that matters. If you want your bank to take care of you personally, support the local economy and get the most for your money, then show your vote by switching … Continue reading

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Event: Solar power at home and work

The new Utah gold rush A perfect storm is brewing for solar energy in Utah. The installed cost of photovoltaic, or PV, solar panels continues to decline, and Rocky Mountain Power projects significant rate increases throughout the coming decade. With … Continue reading

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The truth about prepaid cards

There’s a lot of hype surrounding prepaid, reloadable cards—with providers promising “no annual, monthly or overdraft fees and no minimum balance.” Users are interested in the idea of feeling like they aren’t tied to a bank. Bank of American Fork … Continue reading

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Event: Utah economic update

What are the current housing and employment conditions in Utah? What is the outlook for the Utah economy in 2014? On November 14, Bank of American Fork and Jim Wood, director of the Bureau of Economic and Business Research, University … Continue reading

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Bonus history and cookie spotlight: Layton’s one-year anniversary

We’re celebrating one hundred years of serving Utah communities with free cookie Fridays. Each month one of our 13 branches will be spotlighted—for that month, the spotlighted branch will have free cookies in their lobby. This month we are doubling … Continue reading

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November branch spotlight and cookies: Draper

We’re celebrating one hundred years of serving Utah communities with free cookie Fridays. Each month one of our 13 branches will be spotlighted—for that month, the spotlighted branch will have free cookies in their lobby. You can read a little … Continue reading

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Bank of American Fork helps keep seniors safe

Charter presentation kicks off Senior Crimestoppers at Rocky Mountain Care Last week Bank of American Fork and Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation teamed up to present the Senior Crimestoppers program at Rocky Mountain Care Center in Murray. Senior Crimestoppers is … Continue reading

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First bank merger in Utah since 2008 recession

People’s Utah Bancorp and Lewiston Bancorp merger closes People’s Utah Bancorp and Lewiston Bancorp have merged their holding companies—the first bank merger in Utah since before the 2008 recession. The merger closed today, October 18, following approval by regulatory agencies, … Continue reading

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