Category Archives: Checking

Bounce Protection® for Business

You’re treating a client to a nice dinner when the server announces your corporate debit card was declined. Perhaps you’re at a trade show and realize you need to pay extra in order to get your booth up and running, … Continue reading

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Adding Others to Accounts: Understand the Risks

Courtesy of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Consumers often wonder about whether or how to add someone else, usually a relative, to a bank account. These decisions are not to be taken lightly. FDIC Consumer News can’t advise you on how … Continue reading

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Statement and Fee Changes

In the past few months, customers have been notified of several changes to bank statements and fees through notices on their bank statements, account documents and other mailings. Here is a summary of those changes. Combined statements We will soon … Continue reading

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Direct Deposit to Replace Federal Benefits Checks

Guest post by Heidi Carmack, Communications Specialist, Bank of American Fork Starting March 1, 2013, direct deposit through a bank account or a Treasury-issued Direct Express Debit MasterCard® will be required for anyone receiving federal benefits payments. If you receive … Continue reading

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Protect Grandma from Financial Abuse

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Many think of physical abuse when they hear the phrase, but often overlook another common way elders are abused: financially. Financial elder abuse is rampant across the country, including in Utah, as outlined below: What … Continue reading

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Custom-Fit Banking for Successful Businesses

Do you ever feel like your financial institution doesn’t fit your business, and can’t—or won’t— accommodate or adapt to your specialized business needs? Fortunately, Bank of American Fork can offer you targeted financial solutions that are specific to your needs. … Continue reading

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Announcing AccountSmart Tools for Seniors

Bank of American Fork is being recognized as one of the first banks in the country to offer a suite of product features to help protect seniors against becoming victims of financial abuse. The package, called AccountSmart Tools for Seniors, … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Visa Check Card PIN

In case you missed it in your August statement, here’s an announcement on changing your PIN number on your VISA Check card. Bank of American Fork is committed to protecting and keeping your personal information confidential. To ensure the security … Continue reading

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Deposit Checks From Your Office

Ever wish you could skip a trip to the bank and just deposit checks from the office? You can with ExpressDeposit, the remote check deposit service from Bank of American Fork. ExpressDeposit is like bringing the bank’s teller window to … Continue reading

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Refer a Friend and You Both Receive $25

Earn CD-like interest rates with MyRate Checking, Utah’s best* rewards checking account. And now through the end of the year†, earn $25 for every referral that opens and meets the requirements of a MyRate Checking account.  Here’s how it works: … Continue reading

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