Category Archives: Personal


Getting fiscally fit

 By Kristen Allen Every New Year, the treadmills at the gym fill up with people determined to get physically fit. The goal of physical wellness is one we’re all familiar with, because each of us senses that we’ll be in … Continue reading

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Donate for dogs: AF police still need $6,000

The American Fork Police Department is raising money for two new police dogs. These highly-trained dogs help detect narcotics, locate suspects and missing persons, protect the community and guard the lives of officers. The police department has been raising funds … Continue reading

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Current Apple® security flaw: Three things to help protect you from being hacked

Currently, there is a security flaw in the Apple operating system affecting iOS devices and Mac® computers. This may allow cyber spies and hackers to grab emails, financial information and other data from online Apple product users. The good news … Continue reading

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New navigation and added features make app user-friendly

­Bank of American Fork launched big changes to its mobile banking application for iPhone® last week, making it easier for customers to bank on the go.  Version 2.0 has new user-friendly navigation and several new features, including: • New Apple … Continue reading

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What’s it like to work for Bank of American Fork?

By Kristen Allen Wouldn’t it be fantastic to love where you work and to feel like your employer genuinely cares about you, your family and your community? Well, Bank of American Fork employees do. Recently, Bank of American Fork employees … Continue reading

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2013: A Year of Giving

Last year was another year of generous giving to dozens of local non-profits, schools, arts programs and community groups. In 2013, Bank of American Fork donated more than $150,000 to almost 150 organizations, touching thousands of lives. Additionally, our annual … Continue reading

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Charitable giving options

Guest post by Angie Morris, CPA, Hawkins Cloward and Simister Often we desire to share our good fortune by contributing to charities for those in need.  With tax season underway, you may be evaluating the charitable contributions you made last … Continue reading

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Picture This: Mobile ExpressDeposit TM

By Amy Falke If there’s still a check sitting in your wallet right now, there are probably a few different reasons you haven’t gotten around to depositing it. Maybe you didn’t make it to the bank before you headed out … Continue reading

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Traveling and Card Safety

By Amy Falke Details of this trip have been buzzing around your head for the past few weeks and now, as you start your drive to the airport, the to-do list runs through your head one more time. You begin … Continue reading

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My Card and the Target Breach

By Amy Falke If you used your credit or debit card at any Target store between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15, we recommend that you cancel and replace your card even if you have not seen any fraud yet. Target’s … Continue reading

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