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"October 22, 2020 12:48 pm"

Deadline extended! Register today for Governmental Affairs Symposium

Join us online for a full day of information and insight from industry and government leaders. 

"October 22, 2020 7:38 am"

HOCU partners with seven local restaurants to celebrate International Credit Union Week

Between Monday, October 12, 2020 through Sunday, October 17, 2020 HOCU partnered with seven local restaurants to celebrate International Credit Union Day and the global credit union movement.

"October 21, 2020 8:33 am"

Credit unions of Kauai kick off food drive

The credit unions of Kauai just announced its annual food drive, which runs from October 26 until November 6.  The goal is to raise $15,000 for Kauai Independent Food Bank.

"October 20, 2020 3:16 pm"

Celebrating a new ATM

HMSA Employees FCU had reason to celebrate International Credit Union Day this year. 

"October 20, 2020 12:05 pm"

NCUA’s New Proposed Derivative Rule: 3 Key Areas of Focus

The NCUA Board proposed a rule at its October 15 meeting that amends the agency’s derivatives rule to allow more flexibility for federal credit unions to manage their interest rate risk.

"October 20, 2020 11:50 am"

ICU Week in Hawaii featured theme dressing, member swag giveaways, and community volunteering

Mahalo credit unions for sharing your event photos with HCUL! 

"October 20, 2020 11:43 am"

Hawaii Island credit unions share financial support programs for residents and businesses

On October 15, 2020 Na Leo TV featured Hawaii First FCU Chief Operating Officer Mary Ann Otake and Hawaii Community FCU Executive Vice President of Member Services Mel Ventura.

"October 19, 2020 3:25 pm"

Cyber Readiness for the Hybrid Remote-Office Workplace

The hybrid (remote-office) workplace is here to stay. As people go back and forth from home to office, cyber readiness habits need to span multiple locations across multiple devices. When the pandemic started people scrambled to adapt their behavior to the crisis, but now it’s time to establish sustainable cyber readiness habits for the hybrid workplace.

"October 19, 2020 12:39 pm"

Strengthen member relationships by offering discounts on TurboTax.

Your members do not need to be a tax expert to get their taxes done right. With TurboTax, your members will get their taxes done right with 100% accurate calculations and their biggest possible refund, guaranteed!

"October 19, 2020 11:38 am"

ChecksCX offers a simple and user-friendly digital experience

Many financial institutions miss out on the opportunity to capture check orders at account opening largely due to the complexity of their check program and ordering experience.

"October 19, 2020 11:18 am"

Be a Hero. Make life easier for your members

It is widely known that the current pandemic has brought economic challenges to the financial services industry, but Payzur P2P (person-to-person) has positioned itself to withstand the challenges and push thru as one of the leading payment platforms in the industry.

"October 19, 2020 11:01 am"

How to Build a Modern Records and Information Management Program

Building a records management program for today’s business world is no easy feat.

"October 16, 2020 1:16 pm"

November webinars coming to your desktop!

Credit Union Webinar Network offers a variety of training topics.

"October 16, 2020 12:37 pm"

CUNA partners with online proctor solution

To support the need for remotely proctored exams, CUNA partnered with ProctorU a leading proctoring solution for online exams that allows students the flexibility of testing 24/7.

"October 15, 2020 1:51 pm"

Another $1 million added to Kokua Maui County Small Business Recovery & Relief Fund

The County of Maui has added another $1 million to the Kokua Maui County Small Business Recovery & Relief Fund. Small businesses now have until Oct. 31, 2020, to apply for grants of as much as $7,500.

"October 15, 2020 7:00 am"

International Credit Union Day highlights the credit union difference

Today credit unions around the world are celebrating International Credit Union Day (ICU Day). It is a time to raise awareness about what it means to have a credit union as a financial partner and to showcase the credit union difference.

"October 14, 2020 11:28 am"

Food bank drive to continue through November

Still time to support the Credit Union Coalition's Hawaii Foodbank fundraiser!

"October 13, 2020 8:30 am"

Governor David Ige declares International CU Day in Hawaii

Governor David Ige issued a proclamation declaring October 15, 2020, International Credit Union Day in Hawaii.

"October 09, 2020 1:46 pm"

New look, same opportunities at CUNA GAC

Online and still bringing you the same memorable keynoters, unparalleled networking, and the ability to talk with policymakers about the credit union difference.

"October 09, 2020 9:32 am"

Creating an innovation mindset in a disruptive world

Register now for a free, collaborative webinar between Callahan & Associates and Filene Research Institute.

"October 09, 2020 9:15 am"

Connect. Grow. Counsel.

Consumers continue to need reliable financial advice from budgeting to navigating financial hardships. CUNA Financial Counseling Certification Program (FiCEP) provides credit union staff with the skills and knowledge required to guide members to financial security.

"October 08, 2020 2:08 pm"

The Planning Process: Improved with Planning Pro

Nothing is as disappointing for CEOs and board members alike, as coming off a lengthy planning session with no tangible results.

"October 08, 2020 2:03 pm"

Join Access for a Lunchbox & Learn: Streamline paper-based processes with Scan on Demand

Document digitization and digital delivery is a great alternative to receiving your files physically.

"October 08, 2020 1:46 pm"

Let BTG be your credit union’s trusted compliance partner

Because of the BTG Difference, compliance services not only ensure regulatory requirements are satisfied, but also creates a partnership with clients that supports safe and sound growth.

"October 08, 2020 11:47 am"

Agility Recovery Offers On-Demand Active Shooter Tabletop Exercise

You may have a plan in place, but have you tested and trained on it?

"October 08, 2020 10:57 am"

Pre- COVID-19, asset quality was generally sound industrywide, but now?

This presentation will focus on current regulatory credit issues and provide insights on how to prepare for your next safety and soundness exam.

"October 08, 2020 10:42 am"

Discover the "dos and don'ts" that arise as trusts and account holder situations change

Many customers use trusts to plan for their estate, family, taxes, etc. This webinar will cover standard trust-opening procedures and many questions that arise as trusts and account holder situations change.

"October 08, 2020 10:27 am"

International Credit Union Day is October 15th - Let’s celebrate with a great deal!

Buy any 2 webinars and get 1 free until October 31.

"October 07, 2020 11:20 am"

Creating Custom Peer Groups in CUAnalyzer

This is not a sales email! Hawaii Credit Union League has access to CUAnalyzer, thanks to your affiliation with the Hawaii Credit Union League.

"October 07, 2020 10:34 am"

Hawaii Credit Union League announces participation in virtual 2021 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference

Hawaii Credit Union League is participating in the 2021 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), the credit union system’s premier industry event.

"October 06, 2020 2:08 pm"

Have you met your match? HCUL receives CO-OP Financial Services Miracle Match

Your League concluded another successful Miracle Jeans Day in September and raised $750 from employee donations. But wait, there’s more!

"October 06, 2020 1:40 pm"

CU marketers! It’s time to submit your outstanding campaigns

CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Diamond Awards, which recognize credit union marketing and business development professionals for their original marketing campaigns that demonstrate creativity, strategy and proven results.

"October 05, 2020 2:50 pm"

Become a Valued Resource for your Members on All Things Tax - Offer TurboTax

Join us for an upcoming webinar to learn the benefits of TurboTax for your credit union and savings for your members.

"October 05, 2020 2:21 pm"

Three reasons to focus on building your debit program

In the race to the top of consumer wallets, debit is currently taking the lead over credit. Debit cards have remained an essential financial tool as they fit with changing lifestyles and spending behaviors triggered by a shaky economy.

"October 05, 2020 2:12 pm"

Contactless Payments: The New Normal and How to Offset the Costs

Have you had upgrading to contactless payment cards and other digital wallet services on your wish list but haven’t made the move yet? Put those at the top of your priority list, stat. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the industry has seen a seismic shift over the past six months in the way consumers pay.

"October 05, 2020 1:55 pm"

Let Harland Clarke execute your next direct mail campaign

Direct mail is a powerful marketing tool for financial institutions wanting to connect with customers and prospects. It is where experience and commitment matter. 

"October 05, 2020 1:41 pm"

Know Everbridge? Know this…

Everbridge, a League business partner since 2013, offers a comprehensive notification system that keeps everyone informed before, during, and after all events whether emergency or non-emergency.

"October 05, 2020 1:35 pm"

Managing consumer flows to ensure social distancing

Diebold Nixford offers a multi-layered approach to support sustainable and healthy journeys in retail banking.

"October 05, 2020 1:25 pm"

Give your members the website they deserve

CU Solutions offers interactive & responsive functionality to optimize your website’s accessibility, connectivity, and performance.

"October 05, 2020 1:14 pm"

Aging Parents and their Caregivers – A Multicultural Perspective for Credit Unions

Take advantage of this free webinar from CUNA Mutual and learn to navigate a new chapter in your members’ lives.

"October 05, 2020 11:30 am"

Revenue Strategies for the Current Economic Climate and Beyond

Register to attend this free CUNA Mutual Group webinar.

"October 05, 2020 11:10 am"

AdvantEdge Analytics Simplifies Daily Financial Performance Monitoring

The Strategic Link partner’s automated platform helps credit union leaders identify members that may need more immediate assistance during the pandemic.

"October 02, 2020 1:32 pm"

It's all about the strategy

Your credit union is unique so your Strategic Plan should be unique as well.

"October 02, 2020 11:30 am"

October webinars are here!

Credit Union Webinar Network offers a complete line of training this month.

"September 30, 2020 10:52 am"

CUNA-League Membership: Together we are better

This year, more than ever, has highlighted the importance of togetherness. It’s what we do together that sets us apart. It’s what we do together that advances the movement.

"September 30, 2020 10:42 am"

Support the Credit Union Coalition's Food Drive Campaign

Fundraising starts October 1 and runs the entire month, which makes it a perfect event to tie in with International Credit Union Day.

"September 30, 2020 10:31 am"

Catalyst Corporate to Offer Mobile Person-to-Person Payment Service

The P2P service will allow credit union members to send money to anyone, anytime, using any mobile device with Aptys Solutions’ PayMōli app.

"September 30, 2020 10:08 am"

This year’s round of CDFI funding includes two Hawaii credit unions

Hawaii Central FCU and Hawaii FCU were among credit unions receiving grants from U.S. Treasury Community Development Financial Institutions Funds.

"September 25, 2020 4:16 pm"

HCUL offers remote proctor service for CUs

Your health, safety, and welfare are our highest priority. To support the need for proctored exams, remote proctored exams have been approved by American Council on Education, CUNA’s accreditor.
"September 25, 2020 2:42 pm"

Survival Tips, Part 2: How to Leverage the Right Tools for Compliance Peace of Mind

Regulatory certainty and proper management strengthen overdraft program success.

"September 25, 2020 2:31 pm"

Consumer Centric Product Design

The events of this year have made the need for that focus even more clear: To serve members best, we must further emphasize a consumer needs-based approach to developing the solutions we offer.

"September 25, 2020 2:00 pm"

ISSAC Online Information Security: Strategy, Audit & Compliance Software Solution

Risk Management solutions should not come in a one-size-fits-all package, which is why Buckley Technology Group developed ISSAC ONLINE. Streamline compliance efforts and initiatives with the flexibility to customize risk assessment programs that align directly with your organization’s needs and regulatory requirements.

"September 25, 2020 1:42 pm"

Adapting Member Outreach Strategies for Continued COVID-19 Impacts

No two credit union members will experience the economic impact of COVID-19 in exactly the same way.

"September 25, 2020 1:27 pm"

Welcome to our first edition of the “new” LMCUR Monthly Newsletter

Love My Credit Union Rewards unveiled a monthy newsletter that features recent LMCUR promotions, including upcoming and recorded webinars, and marketing materials.

"September 25, 2020 11:24 am"

CUNA and league partnership bring live and recorded webinars

Start adopting industry best practices to the unique challenges of your small credit union.

"September 25, 2020 11:10 am"

CU Webinar Network Special: Buy any 2 webinars and get 1 free until October 31st.

Free is always nice. Here’s how to get your free webinar.

"September 25, 2020 10:51 am"

New CU Webinar Network upcoming events

CU Webinar Network added timely new webinars for October.

"September 24, 2020 3:55 pm"

OnCourse Learning webinars for October

Mark your calendars and reserve your spot for the upcoming webinars. Not an early riser? Recorded webinars are also available. Save with subscriptions, too.

"September 23, 2020 10:27 am"

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union CEO Karl Yoneshige to retire next year

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union’s President and CEO, Karl Yoneshige, announced his plans to retire in 2021. The Board of Directors of HawaiiUSA FCU hired D. Hilton Associates to conduct a nationwide search to find its next president and CEO.

"September 23, 2020 9:43 am"

Four Oahu credit unions to disburse another round of Small Business Relief and Recovery Fund grants

Another $75 million is going to the Small Business Relief and Recovery Fund to help local businesses.

"September 23, 2020 9:32 am"

Support the Credit Union Coalition's Food Drive Campaign

Fundraising starts October 1 and runs the entire month, which makes it a perfect event to tie in with International Credit Union Day.

"September 21, 2020 12:51 pm"

Free webinar: Financial crime management for credit unions

See why credit unions choose Verafin to help strengthen their compliance programs and fight financial crime.

"September 21, 2020 12:46 pm"

Diebold Nixdorf Webinar Series 2020 ATM Security Pre- and Post-COVID-19 Pandemic

Is Your ATM Network Secure and Compliant Behind the Shadows of COVID-19? 

"September 21, 2020 11:06 am"

More indirect loans. Better bottom line.

Increase your look-to-book and pay only for the loans you fund.

"September 21, 2020 10:53 am"

Free Access webinar talks digital transformation

Access, a League business partner since 2011, offers a new webinar.
"September 21, 2020 10:43 am"

How to help members after federal unemployment runs out

Through a three-tiered approach, credit unions can build a highly targeted member list that serves as the foundation for efficient and effective member outreach strategies.

"September 21, 2020 10:18 am"

Why choose Alert Alarm?

Our solutions have been installed at thousands of customer sites, including school campuses, transportation systems, healthcare centers, public venues, critical infrastructure, factories, airports, financial institutions, government facilities, and retailers.

"September 18, 2020 2:47 pm"

Mastering Escrow: Analysis, Rules, Forms & Compliance

This webnar will provide tools to test your procedures to ensure all the requirements are nailed down.

"September 18, 2020 2:37 pm"

CDD Update: New FinCEN FAQs & COVID’s Daily Practical Challenges

Delve into FinCEN’s new CDD FAQs to get the latest scoop about new accounts, risk profiles, and ongoing monitoring.

"September 18, 2020 2:26 pm"

Safe Deposit Vault Security & Disaster Recovery Essentials

Whether you have 50 boxes or 5,000, this webinar provides a realistic and well-organized method of reviewing and auditing your procedures before a catastrophe occurs.

"September 18, 2020 2:09 pm"

HR Basics for Supervisors

This webinar will review HR legal basics for managers and give them practical tools to avoid HR legal issues.

"September 18, 2020 1:42 pm"

Get more with a Webinar Subscription Package

Save time by using webinar training to train your employees more efficiently.

"September 18, 2020 1:38 pm"

CPD Online is the premier web-based training service for the credit union industry.

The breadth and depth of the courses are unrivaled.

"September 18, 2020 11:47 am"

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union promotes Jason Ayers

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) is pleased to announce the promotion of Jason Ayers from Assistant Vice President/Loan Manager to Vice President of Lending. Ayers will be responsible for the overall supervision of HCFCU’s daily lending activities, including production, compliance, and loss mitigation.

"September 16, 2020 4:25 pm"

Hawaii State FCU record setting food drive benefits Oahu and Maui food banks

Congratulations to Hawaii State FCU for surpassing its food drive goal by more than 600 percent.

"September 16, 2020 1:51 pm"

National Credit Union Foundation Gives Over $100k in Disaster Relief Grants

In response to the California Wildfires and Hurricane Laura, the National Credit Union Foundation has granted over $100K in disaster relief support via CUAid to the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues and the Louisiana Credit Union League. 

"September 16, 2020 1:43 pm"

Gear up for ICU Day

This October 15, credit unions across the globe will come together to celebrate the credit union difference and ‘Inspire hope for a global community.’

"September 16, 2020 1:33 pm"

Credit unions best represented by CUNA, says independent study

For the fifth year in a row, the CUNA-League system earned the distinction as a leading association at representing the interests of its members by creating the credit union narrative and sharing the movement’s story among Washington policymakers.

"September 16, 2020 1:20 pm"

Join us in celebrating ICU Day with a Pacific Business News special section

We can showcase the good things about Hawaii credit unions through a special ICU Day section in the October 9 issue of Pacific Business News.

"September 16, 2020 1:08 pm"

Hawaii credit unions continue to support Children’s Miracle Network

September has been a fruitful month for fundraising and credit unions found success in supporting Kapiolani Children’s Miracle Network.

"September 14, 2020 9:57 am"

Verafin invites you to free webinar: Financial crime management for credit unions

This free webinar will provide an overview of the platform and why nearly 1,200 credit unions have chosen Verafin to help strengthen their compliance programs and fight financial crime.

"September 14, 2020 9:00 am"

Buckley Technology Group’s on demand webinar offers best practices to ensure network security

Your network has changed to accommodate more remote employees… Your network security testing program should change too.

"September 14, 2020 8:50 am"

Truth and knowledge come from data

When humans are armed with the truth – whether discovered on their own or with the increasing help of machines – they are capable of incredible change. 

"September 14, 2020 8:04 am"

Survival Tips, Part 1: How to achieve optimal results, pandemic or not

Ensure your overdraft solution contributes to service improvements and future growth.

"September 11, 2020 9:37 am"

Bankruptcy for Creditors Workshop

Join attorneys from Watanabe Ing LLP for this online learning event.

"September 11, 2020 9:01 am"

HR Basics for Supervisors

This webinar will review HR legal basics for managers and give them practical tools to avoid HR legal issues.

"September 11, 2020 8:48 am"

Excel Made Clear: Building Error-Free Spreadsheets

In this valuable webcast, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, shares a variety of tricks and techniques you can use to improve the accuracy of your Excel spreadsheets.

"September 11, 2020 8:36 am"

CFPB Takes Action to Help Employers Develop Emergency Savings Programs

During this webinar we will explore the new Autosave program developed by the CFPB.

"September 11, 2020 8:14 am"

Prospecting & the Pandemic: Tools for Success During COVID-19

Did the pandemic decimate your business development process? How do you build and maintain personal relationships and trust that are fundamental to banking without being face-to-face? Learn the prospecting aspect of maintaining and gaining market share in today's world.

"September 10, 2020 8:24 am"

Three Insights to Effective & Meaningful Training for Gen Z in Financial Institutions

Blogs, articles, guides, and more!

"September 10, 2020 7:44 am"

Tune in to Kapiolani Radiothon on KSSK today and tomorrow!

Today more than ever Hawai‘i’s only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital relies on your continued support to provide care for Hawai‘i’s children at Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children. Because our mission is so important for local keiki KSSK is broadcasting live today and tomorrow from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. sharing stories of courage and hope from our patients and their families.

"September 09, 2020 2:57 pm"

Please join us for a free Farmers Insurance Hawaii webinar

Discover how your credit union can offer discounted insurance products to your members while earning non-interest income.

"September 09, 2020 7:56 am"

An International Perspective on Financial Inclusion, Social Justice and Credit Union Regulatory Advocacy

The goal for the webinar is to help credit unions worldwide learn how they can get involved and stay abreast of efforts to expand DEI and financial inclusion efforts while keeping track of the influence that international regulations have on credit unions' ability to achieve diversity, equity, and inclusion.

"September 08, 2020 4:12 pm"

Credit unions asked to create and post short videos for ICU Day

To help celebrate International Credit Union Day on Oct. 15, the Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions and the National Credit Union Foundation said they are spearheading an initiative for credit unions to share their impact and make an impact through giving. 

"September 08, 2020 8:41 am"

Urge members to complete the 2020 Census today

Your credit union can play an important part in urging members to complete the 2020 Census. Use some or all the text here to promote completion of the 2020 Census through your member communications.

"September 04, 2020 1:09 pm"

Hawaii Community FCU establishes Holomua Hawaii Program to Distribute Federal Funds for Hawaii County Businesses

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) is pleased to announce it is the lead credit union contracted by Hawaii County to distribute up to $22 million in financial assistance to county businesses under the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act or CARES Act.

"September 04, 2020 10:34 am"

Access invites you to upcoming webinars

Access, a League business partner since 2011, offers free bi-weekly webinars to credit unions. You can view these webinars live (if you are an early riser) or get the recorded version to view later. Simply register for the webinar of your choice and you will receive a recording after the conclusion of the broadcast.

"September 04, 2020 10:03 am"

Aloha Pacific Federal Credit Union mourns the passing of Wallace Watanabe

Longtime former President and CEO of APFCU died Wednesday, September 2.

"September 04, 2020 8:46 am"

Economic Crisis: Impact on credit unions for the next two years

You’re invited to a free webinar with CUNA Mutual Group Chief Economist Steve Rick.

"September 04, 2020 8:30 am"

Don’t let social distancing put a damper on your ICU Day celebration

American Solutions for Business can help execute a successful mailing project for International Credit Union Day.