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Nov 23, 2022 / Local Utah

We’re Thankful for You!

During this season of thanksgiving, we’re grateful for the opportunity to reflect on the past year. 2022 has been another amazing year for Utah First—one of continued growth and recognition for our credit union. We have grown in leaps and bounds and welcomed many new members into our fold. We even opened a brand-new branch—a…
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Aug 19, 2022 / Money Tips

Are You in a Bad Banking Relationship?

It’s not you, it’s your big bank. You’ve tried hard to have a mutually beneficial banking relationship—one that’s built on respect, trust, and unwavering honesty—but you get the feeling that your big bank just isn’t the best bank for you. You’ve tried to make things…
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Jul 15, 2022 / Local Utah

Utah First Credit Union Wins 8th Straight Crystal Performance Award

All credit unions are created equal, right? It’s easy to fall into the trap that all financial institutions are alike—safe places to store and borrow money without any real substantive differences. But pay attention to the little details, and you’ll find that some credit unions…
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Shoe a Little Love

Dec 01, 2021 / Local Utah

Shoe a Little Love this Holiday Season

At Utah First, we’re always looking for ways to be significant in the lives of our members and our community. And what better time of year to be significant than the holiday season? Every year, Utah First and The Community Volunteers of Utah join forces…
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Crystal Performance Award

Nov 08, 2021 / News

Utah First Credit Union Wins 7th Straight Crystal Performance Award

As a credit union that’s hyper focused on the people and community we love (our name says it all), we’ve always known that we’re a little different. We take pride in helping people, and the results usually follow. It’s a different approach in the financial…
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Mar 31, 2020 / News

Coronavirus: What to expect regarding your personal finances

As the situation surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, we want you to know that we’re here for you. A worldwide pandemic is never an easy thing to endure. It introduces fear and worry for personal health and safety, as well as economic stability. But…
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Mar 26, 2020 / News

We’re Here and We’re Ready to Help

At Utah First, we have been inspired by the way Utahns have come together in recent days to help and serve one another. In that same spirit, we want to emphasize that we are here and that we’re happy to help with your financial needs!…
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Dec 18, 2018 / Local Utah

Utah First Donates 1,000 Pairs of Shoes to Utah Kids

This December, Utah First joined forces with The Community Volunteers of Utah to buy shoes for children in need. Through the Warm the Soles fundraiser, and thanks to the many generous donations from community members, Utah First purchased and donated 1,000 pairs of shoes for…
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Nov 16, 2018 / Local Utah

You Buy Local, But Should You Bank Local?

You’ve probably heard all about the benefits of buying local – the economic and environmental advantages are well-documented. But did you know that banking local can be good for you and your community as well? In fact, some of the best banks in Utah are…
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Jun 19, 2018 / Money Tips

7 Things You Should Consider Before Opening a Checking Account

It’s nice not to have to carry a bag of coins around to conduct business. But that service shouldn’t be taken lightly. Opening a checking account means starting a relationship with your bank or credit union and the services offered aren’t always equal. Here are…
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