Category Archives: Personal


Shopping on Small Business Saturday has an impact on small businesses year-round

We’re excited for Small Business Saturday this week! Cyber Monday deals have already started and some of you might be prepping for early wake-up calls on Friday, but have you gotten into the spirit of Small Business Saturday yet? Small … Continue reading

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You may not be prison-bound, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t breaking the law

Ways you might be infringing on copyrights and how you can avoid it  Guest post by John Rees, Attorney, Callister Nebeker & McCullough Under federal copyright law, anyone who willfully infringes a copyright in certain ways will be subject to … Continue reading

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Let’s help 100,000 Utah kids through Project Teddy Bear

This year will be Bank of American Fork’s 16th Annual Project Teddy Bear. Every year, we are overwhelmed by your support. This project never gets old for us. Since the project was started by Sandy Dubois in 2000, you have … Continue reading

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Gift giving made easier for Heidi with person-to-person payments

Heidi and her three brothers decided to gift their mom with a spa package for her birthday. As the only one who had ever visited a spa, Heidi was charged with figuring out the details of the gift. Heidi found … Continue reading

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Enjoying an afternoon of service with Tiny Tim Foundation

Last month, Bank of American Fork arranged a day of service in support of one of the bank’s long term customers, Alton Thacker, founder of Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids. Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids builds and delivers 64,000 toys … Continue reading

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Do you have questions about EMV chip cards?

News has been swirling the last few months about an October 1 deadline for EMV chip cards. You may have received a card with an EMV chip from a financial institution you do business with. Either way, you might have … Continue reading

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New Mortgage Rules and Disclosures Good for Consumers

Those working to close a mortgage may have an easier time finding and understanding information that might be important to them due to new rules and disclosures that recently went into effect from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Its Know … Continue reading

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Bank of American Fork Supports Customer with Day of Service

People encouraged to help build toys at Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids Bank of American Fork has arranged a day of service for its customers and the community in support of one of the bank’s long term customers, Alton Thacker, … Continue reading

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How hunger affects you when shopping

For the Personal Management merit badge, requirement 3d, Scouts must explain how hunger affects one when shopping for food items. This article will discuss some of the many studies showing that shopping hungry can cause you to purchase more, less-healthy … Continue reading

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Apple Pay update

We anticipate being able to offer Apple Pay in early 2016. We have been pursuing Apple Pay™ with our credit and debit card processors—we have told you before that we’re excited about Apple Pay. We anticipate being able to offer … Continue reading

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