Category Archives: Personal


Mortgage rates steadily rise

Fixed mortgage rates have been slowly and steadily rising, according to Freddie Mac, meaning that now may be a good time for you to stop waiting and consider buying a home. Don’t let the process of getting a mortgage loan … Continue reading

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Register for BankAF Woman of Steel Triathlon, 5K

Bank of American Fork is once again the title sponsor for the 9th Annual Woman of Steel Triathlon and 5K being held on May 17, 2014 at the American Fork Fitness Center. The all-female triathlon includes a 300-meter outdoor-pool swim, 12-mile … Continue reading

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Free financial wellness event for parents

 Students and parents of Park Elementary invited to attend financial seminar Bank of American Fork is sponsoring a fun and educational event for students and parents of Park Elementary School on Thursday, April 24. Brian Nelson Ford, founder and president … Continue reading

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View-only accounts

A tool to get you the help you need, while you keep the control you want to be independent. Are you looking for a tool that will allow someone else to help you manage your finances while you maintain control? … Continue reading

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How the new consumer mortgage rules may affect you

This year several new mortgage rules went into effect to protect consumers and to reduce the risk of another housing recession. Each of the new rules is meant to address a perceived abusive practice by lenders toward borrowers. For the … Continue reading

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WIB names Richard Beard new chairman

Beard’s expertise in community banking will help WIB lead community banks People’s Utah Bancorp President and CEO Richard Beard has been named the chairman of the board for the Western Independent Bankers’ Association. His experience with and passion for community … Continue reading

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Shred old, confidential documents free at bank

Bank of American Fork hosts shred day at branches in Draper, Lehi, Orem Do you have a backlog of confidential documents that you want to get rid of? On May 3, 2014 Bank of American Fork customers and non-customers can … Continue reading

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We want to be available to you

We know that convenient and safe banking is important to you, but we also know that convenient means something different for each of our customers. Maybe you’re the type of person that feels most comfortable bringing your cash in to … Continue reading

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New online processes make banking even easier for customers

Bank of American Fork recently added online features that allow customers to apply online for a credit reserve account or a credit card* and submit their personalized images for credit and check cards. The new online application for credit cards … Continue reading

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Stay fiscally fit: Using Bounce Protection® responsibly

 Guest post by Jon Allen, Chief Compliance Officer, Bank of American Fork This year we’ve been talking a lot about being fiscally fit—we’re always doing our best to help you be financially healthy by offering products that do have value … Continue reading

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