Category Archives: Personal


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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Microsoft® tech support has never been our first line of defense

You have probably heard the news that 95 percent of U.S. ATMs run on Windows® XP and starting April 8, Microsoft will no longer offer tech support and security updates for this operating system. The good news for Bank of … Continue reading

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Steps to creating a nonprofit organization

Guest post by Angie Morris, CPA, Hawkins Cloward and Simister Charitable giving is an American tradition. We contribute to charity for a multitude of reasons. For example, to give back to society or to support a cause we feel strongly … Continue reading

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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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