Frequently Asked Questions—Checking Accounts
The answers you need now.
How do I open a checking account? How do I move
my personal checking account from another financial institution?
Where is the branch closest to me?
Is Bank of American Fork FDIC insured?
You can open all CheckSmart™ checking and our MyRate Checking®
accounts at a branch near you or
online. When applying
at a branch, make sure you have with you:
- Picture ID - (Utah state ID, valid driver's license, current passport or military
- Social security card
- Initial deposit
Changing banks isn't as difficult as you might think. Use the four easy steps outlined
in our switch kit.
Bank of American Fork has 13 branches across Salt Lake, Davis and Utah counties. Find the
branch nearest you.
Yes. Bank of American Fork is an FDIC-insured institution, which means each depositor
is insured up to $250,000, though some depositors are eligible for more insurance
coverage (for example, two people holding a joint account would be insured up to
$500,000 with an additional $250,000 per beneficiary). To find out how much FDIC
insurance you're eligible for, visit the FDIC's
Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator.