Category Archives: Guest authors


SWOTing Your Resolutions Out of the Park

Guest post by Richard H. Tyson, President, CEObuilder The early months of any year bring about new resolutions and commitments, both on a personal and organizational basis. Many resolve to get healthier, to learn new things, to be kinder or … Continue reading

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10 Things You Should Know About Debit, Credit or Prepaid Cards

Courtesy of FDIC Debit, credit and prepaid cards are widely used to pay for a variety of goods and services, and consumers often use them interchangeably. However, there are significant differences between these cards in how they work and the … Continue reading

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Who owns the copyright to content I create or have others create for me?

Guest post by John Rees, Attorney, Callister Nebeker & McCullough Most of us know that the words we read and photographs we see online, in books, and in other media are probably protected by copyright law. But who owns the … Continue reading

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Manager Skills Series: Managing Change

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 management training program. The program embraces the philosophy that management is … Continue reading

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Take Charge of Your Finances

Guest post by Angie Anderson Morris, CPA, Hawkins Cloward & Simister You don’t have to wait for a new year to make financial resolutions. Start before the holiday-shopping frenzy begins so that you can keep your finances under control. Taking … Continue reading

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What is a reverse mortgage?

Guest post by Jilenne Gunther, Utah State Division of Aging and Adult Services What is a reverse mortgage? To qualify for a traditional mortgage, a lender checks your income to determine how much you can afford to pay back each … Continue reading

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Measuring ROI: Using the Internal-Rate-of-Return Approach

Guest post by Jon Allen, Chief Compliance Officer, Bank of American Fork The goal of financial management in any company is to maximize the value for its owners. Managers need ways to determine whether projects will add value to their … 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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Manager Skills Series: Effective Ways to Coach Employees

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 management training program.  The program embraces the philosophy that management is … Continue reading

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15 Tips for Students to Handle Credit Wisely

Courtesy of the Independent Community Bankers of America  It’s been about a month since college students have started their fall semesters, which means many are now receiving their first credit card bill. Bank of American Fork and the Independent Community Bankers … Continue reading

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