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Welcome to the America First Newsroom, where you can learn more about our products and services, maintaining financial health, and how your membership benefits you. You also have access to press releases about what's going on at your credit union and in your community.

June 23, 2016 | Press Release

America First Sizzles with Hot Loans, Cool Giveaways "Summer Better Than Others" Loan Campaign

  Click-to-Tweet: @afcu offers hot rates and cool prizes during summer loan campaign. Members can enter to win prizes through Aug. 31! americafirst.com/summer Riverdale, Utah –  Summer is upon us and Utah’s largest credit union, America First Credit Union, is sizzli … Read More


June 6, 2016 | Press Release

America First Credit Union Opening New Branch Location in West Point Smith's Marketplace

Riverdale, UTAH – Utah’s largest credit union, America First Credit Union, joins in the growth in West Point City with the opening of its newest branch location on Wednesday, June 8 inside Smith’s Marketplace at 217 North 2000 West  North in West Point, Utah. As part of the fi … Read More


June 2, 2016 | News Article

Hot Loans, Cool Giveaways

Our low-rate loans are the perfect way to kick off an unforgettable, fun-filled sunny season.  And with a chance to win some seriously sweet prizes, your summer is about to go from better to best!  Enter by: • Taking advantage of our affordable financing • Becoming a member … Read More


June 1, 2016 | President's Message

The Innovation Center is our New & Interactive Service Experience

By John B. Lund, President and Chief Executive Officer We’re excited to introduce our new Innovation Center, located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake’s City Creek destination. The America First Innovation Center will not function as a traditional branch; rather, it will be an engaging … Read More


June 1, 2016 | News Article

Maximize your Home's Value

For a limited time, you can save .25% APR on a low-rate home equity line of credit.  You’ll also benefit from: • No closing costs • Fixed, flexible terms • No origination fees • Potential tax advantages Apply here. Eligibility, terms … Read More


June 1, 2016 | News Article

Security Update: Let Us Know, Before You Go

It’s that time of year: family vacations, weekend excursions, maybe even the trip of a lifetime to Europe or Asia. And there’s no better way to pay for these opportunities than with your America First Visa® credit and debit cards.  But before you leave, it … Read More


May 31, 2016 | Press Release

America First Credit Union Continues Second Quarter Growth with Opening of Jeremy Ranch Branch

Riverdale, UTAH – Utah’s largest credit union, America First Credit Union, continues its growth in second quarter 2016 with the opening of its newest branch location at 3151 W. Kilby Road. Serving members in Park City area and beyond, Jeremy Ranch welcomes members as it officially o … Read More


May 25, 2016 | Press Release

America First Credit Union Launches Innovation Center in Downtown Salt Lake City

Financial institution gives members a voice to shape the “branch of the future,” and the future of banking  RIVERDALE, Utah – America First Credit Union, a leading member-owned, not-for-profit cooperative financial institution, will launch its newest venture, the America Firs … Read More


May 16, 2016 | Press Release

America First Strolls in Support of 10th Anniversary of West Haven Elementary Cancer Walk

-Joined by the Utah Jazz dancers and Jazz Bear, the credit union encourages community and public to help meet $10,000 goal for 10th annual event May 20- Riverdale, Utah – America First Credit Union will once again join in the cause to raise monies for the American Cancer Society alongsid … Read More


May 2, 2016 | President's Message

Members Exercise their Democratic Credit Union Privileges

By John B. Lund, President and Chief Executive Officer For 77 years, America First members have voted to elect a volunteer Board of Directors to provide strategic and philosophical guidance that ensures our credit union’s safety, soundness, and ongoing ability to deliver financial value. Thi … Read More

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