America First Credit Union Unveils Official Utah Jazz Branded Debit Card


Utah Jazz fans can support their favorite NBA team with AFCU debit card

Salt Lake City – Feb. 8, 2022 – Utah Jazz Fans have a new way to support their favorite NBA team with the help of America First Credit Union, the official credit union of the Utah Jazz. Featuring the Utah Jazz logo on a sleek, black matte plastic, America First is launching the exclusive Utah Jazz Visa debit card.

At Vivint Arena, the America First Utah Jazz Visa card gives members 10% off of Utah Jazz app purchases at select concessions; 15% off purchases inside the Utah Jazz Team Store; and 32% off Utah Jazz Team Store purchases the day after a Utah Jazz player hits a triple double. All season long, card holders will enjoy 10% off up to four single-game tickets and group ticket purchases with a minimum of 20 people; 5% off select Utah Jazz skybox and suite rentals; and invitations to select Vivint Arena concerts and event ticket pre-sales.

“America First is thrilled to be the official credit union of the Utah Jazz,” said America First president and CEO Thayne Shaffer. “The unique relationship between our two organizations creates incredible opportunities for our members and provides even more value, including access to exclusive products, offers, deals, discounts, experiences, and events.”

Packed with features, benefits, discounts, access and “all that Jazz,” the Utah Jazz Visa debit card is available with both America First’s Classic Checking and Premium Checking accounts. Its features and benefits include ABC Deals®, Card Guard, worldwide access and more.

“This partnership with America First Credit Union is an example of how we can team up to create innovative and useful opportunities,” said Chris Barney, chief revenue officer for the Utah Jazz. “Fans can show their pride in the team with this new debit card and receive member benefits on a variety of purchases for games and events at Vivint Arena.”

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Proudly celebrating 82 years of servicing members and a long-standing history, America First Credit Union has become one of the largest, most stable, and most progressive credit unions in the country, and has remained a member-owned, not-for-profit cooperative financial institution. Today, America First has 119 locations, and is the seventh largest credit union in assets in the United States with over $16 billion, and the fifth largest credit union in membership in America with more than 1.2 million members.


Founded as the 18th member of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 1974, and located in Salt Lake City since 1979, the Utah Jazz are committed to excellence as a team and in the community. On the court, the Jazz are the second-winningest team in the NBA over the last 30 years, having won nine division titles and two Western Conference championships along with 17 seasons of 50-plus wins, and are supported by one of the most passionate fan bases in all of sports. The Utah Jazz also operate the Junior Jazz program, the largest and longest-running youth basketball league in the NBA, featuring more than 60,000 players and an additional 13,000 volunteers who take part annually across six states. For more information on the Utah Jazz, visit


Nicole Cypers
America First Credit Union

Kelsey Richardson
R&R Partners