Category Archives: Personal


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

Posted in Business, Community, Corporate News, Personal | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Business, Community, Personal | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Business, Guest authors, Personal, Taxes | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Business, Checking, eBanking, Personal | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Business, Credit cards, Debit cards, Personal | Tagged | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Personal | Leave a comment

Bank of American Fork Receives Award for Age-friendly Banking

By Amy Falke The Utah Division of Aging and Adult Services recently recognized Bank of American Fork for its pioneering efforts in age-friendly banking. Bank of American Fork has been a national leader in developing programs and products that make … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBanking, Personal, Seniors, Wealth Management | Leave a comment

Debit, credit and prepaid cards: there are differences

Courtesy of FDIC Many consumers use debit, credit and prepaid cards, often interchangeably, to purchase goods and services. However, these three types of cards are quite different. Consider the following. Each card works differently. If you use a credit card, … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Credit cards, Debit cards, Personal | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

December branch spotlight and cookies: Saratoga Springs

We’re celebrating one hundred years of serving Utah communities with free cookie Fridays. Each month one of our 13 branches will be spotlighted—for that month, the spotlighted branch will have free cookies in their lobby. You can read a little … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Community, Events, Personal | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Help Utah children by donating stuffed animals through December 16

 Project Teddy Bear in its 14th year The little boy was so traumatized by neglect and abuse that he spoke to his therapist from inside a cardboard box for two years. Inside, he clung to his trusted teddy bear—the only … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Community, Events, Personal | Tagged , , | 1 Comment
 
WordPress Appliance - Powered by TurnKey Linux