Finance

Surveys Reveal Hawaiʻi's Retirement Planning

We are continuing to publish stories researched and written before the COVID-19 crisis, such as this one.   The BOSS Survey interviewed 433 business representatives statewide; the 808 Poll reached 473 adult members of the general public statewide. Respondents to…

Cybersecurity Tips to Protect Your Money

Cyberattacks on consumers have become all too familiar news, and bank accounts are often targeted. We encourage consumers to follow the tips below to keep their bank accounts cyber-secure: 1. Keep contact information current.  When transactions appear suspicious, banks can…

Electronic Payments With ACH

ACH (Automated Clearing House) payments are authorized electronic funds transfers between financial institutions that credit or debit an account. Electronic payments can save your business time and money.  Some of the benefits of ACH payments: There’s no need to write…

Dental Practice Acquisition

Starting up a new dental practice can be risky due to the high level of competition and large start-up costs. Alternatively, acquiring an existing practice has many advantages including goodwill in years of service to the community, inheriting an established…

Wealth Strategies

“Pay yourself first” – this may be the best thing you can do to build financial wealth. Navigating the right path toward this best practice and others is critically important to protecting and growing your assets.  These experts will help…

Taking Advantage of Aloha

Financial abuse takes many forms in the Islands It’s the plot to countless Victorian whimsies: Some accidental mix-up at birth is unveiled or a rich but distant relative dies and leaves you millions. And though ticketless lottery wins, secret inheritances,…