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American Savings Bank Promotes David Oyadomari to Executive Vice President, Customer Experience & Operations

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

American Savings Bank has promoted David Oyadomari from Senior Vice President, Director of Customer Experience to Executive Vice President, Customer E...
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Managing Debt in College and Beyond

Monday, May 10, 2021

The cost of higher education continues to be on the rise, with student loan debt becoming increasingly common among younger generations. Learning ho...
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Are You a Business Owner? Why You Need a Business Checking Account

Friday, May 07, 2021

Are you starting up a new business? We’re here to help! One of the ways we help businesses manage their finances is by offering different types of bus...
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American Savings Bank President and CEO Rich Wacker Announces His Departure; Executive Vice President of Operations Ann Teranishi Named as Wacker’s Successor

Thursday, May 06, 2021

American Savings Bank (ASB) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Rich Wacker will leave the company to pursue other interests. T...
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Tips to Manage Your Credit

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Understanding your credit score and figuring out how to improve your credit may sometimes feel daunting, but it’s something that’s necessary, as it ca...
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Benefits of a Business Banker

Monday, May 03, 2021

Running a small business often means wearing many hats: you might be the founder, head of marketing, human resources manager and IT department of your...
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Get to Know Personal Loans

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Do you have a major purchase coming up, need to pay off debt or have an unexpected expense? A personal loan could help you to cover these costs by spr...
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Armor Up Against Identity Fraud

Monday, April 26, 2021

Fraudsters these days are more conniving and persuasive than ever before. But, you can keep your identity and your finances secure all year round by s...
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Investing in Your Financial Future

Friday, April 23, 2021

Investment planning is often one of the most stressful parts of planning for your financial future. You might be worried about potential market volati...
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Personal Loans vs. Personal Line of Credit (PLOC): What's the Difference?

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Have you ever needed extra cash? Most of us have at some point, whether planning a family vacation or having your car breakdown suddenly. Being able t...
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Understanding Interest Rates

Monday, April 12, 2021

You might have heard about interest rates but do you really know what they are and how they can help your finances? You might know that interest is th...
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Using a Mortgage Calculator

Friday, April 09, 2021

Are you thinking of buying a home in Hawaii? Whether you’re a first time home buyer or are seeking to downsize in retirement, estimating your mortgage...
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What's the Difference Between a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) and Refinancing?

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Buying a home in Hawaii is a big milestone. But, what happens after you make the purchase and take out a mortgage? You can use the equity in your home...
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Celebrate Financial Literacy Month with These Useful Tips

Thursday, April 01, 2021

April marks National Financial Literacy Month – a time when financial institutions like American Savings Bank help you to learn more about how you can...
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ASB Stands with Asian American and Pacific Islanders

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

We are deeply troubled and saddened by the rise in verbal harassment, senseless mistreatment and violent hate crimes targeted at Asian Americans and P...
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12 Years as a Best Places to Work in Hawaii!

Monday, March 29, 2021

American Savings Bank has been named a Hawaii Business Magazine Best Places to Work for the 12th year in a row. This statewide recognition is based on...
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10 FAQS About Our Current Economy

Friday, March 26, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has made many unforeseen impacts on the United States economy, from nationwide unemployment to the affects it has had on trave...
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ASB Earns Great Place to Work® Certification

Thursday, March 18, 2021

This month, American Savings Bank was officially certified a Great Place to Work®, a designation awarded to the top companies around the world...
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Meet Our Newest Lo‘i Gallery Artists

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

After a brief hiatus, ASB’s Lo‘i Gallery is back with three talented local artists, each representing a unique medium inspired by the people and natur...
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Are you working from home? Here's how to save money while doing so

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has led many workplaces around the world to transition employees to remote work. While working from home can be an exciting chan...
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Achieve Your Dreams with ASB Financial Education

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

We’re committed to helping our customers and the community improve their financial wellness with the launch of the ASB Financial Education program – a...
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Saving at Any Age

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Saving is an important step toward overall financial health. From a child’s first account to retirement planning, good savings habits can help you t...
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Why you should get life insurance early

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Life insurance isn’t something young adults consider an immediate need. You might understand the benefit of having a life insurance policy when you’re...
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The 411 on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Friday, February 05, 2021

Note: This post shares information relevant to tax filers. Consult your tax advisor for information regarding your individual situation. Have y...
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On-the-Go Banking Tips

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

The latest advances in banking technology have made everyday tasks like shopping, running errands and sharing a meal with friends and family safer and...
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Our Community Impact in 2020

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

2020 was a challenging year for many, with the drastic impacts the COVID-19 pandemic had on the economy and our local community. Many individuals an...
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How to Stay Safe and Secure Online This Year

Monday, January 25, 2021

From working from home to distance learning, many of us are online more than ever before due to the global pandemic. With more time online comes mor...
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Making Home Loans Easy – Our New Online Mortgage Application

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

From shopping to schoolwork, much of what we normally do in person has gone digital due to the pandemic. Now, with the latest technology from Amer...
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How to Deal with the Financial Impacts of a Job Loss or Pay Cut

Monday, January 11, 2021

Unemployment is at an all-time high due to economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. In August 2020, Hawaii had the country’s highest “insured unempl...
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