University of Hawai`i Selected as one of “America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions” by Forbes Magazine

For Immediate Release June 29, 2020

Contact: Bari Carroll
Phone: (808) 983-5503

(Honolulu, HI) –The University of Hawai`i Federal Credit Union (UHFCU) has been ranked as one of “America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions” by Forbes Magazine.

Forbes Media and Statista Inc. identified America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions 2020 based on an independent survey of more than 25,000 US consumers who were asked to rate credit unions at which they have or previously have had checking accounts. Participants made recommendations regarding overall satisfaction; they also assessed credit unions in the following areas: ‘Trust,’ ‘Terms & Conditions,’ ‘Branch Services,’ ‘Digital Services,’ and ‘Financial Advice.’ The final list ranks up to 10 credit unions in each state. UHFCU was one of 5 credit unions selected in Hawai`i.

“The University of Hawai`i Federal Credit Union is thrilled to be recognized as one of the nation’s best credit unions,” said UHFCU President and CEO Travis Bow. “To be selected alongside many incredible credit unions around the nation is a tremendous honor and we are humbled by the loyalty and support our members have shown us. We are proud of the incredible team we have at UHFCU and are excited to prove ourselves worthy of the title of ‘America’s Best.’”

For the full list of Forbes’ Best In-State Credit Unions, visit

About the University of Hawai`i Federal Credit Union

Celebrating 65 years of service, UHFCU is a federally chartered credit union with over $660 million in assets that serves the faculty, staff, students, and alumni association members of the University of Hawai`i system statewide. For the past two years, it was named a finalist for “Hawaii’s Best” by the Star-Advertiser as well as “Best Bank” by the students of the University of Hawai`i and is looking forward to serving the University system and related community for years to come. UHFCU’s main office is located at 2019 S. King Street (at the corner of McCully and King), with additional branches on the UH Mānoa Campus, UH West Oahu campus, and Mānoa Marketplace. It also provides access to members at over 50 Shared Branch locations and more than 375 surcharge-free ATMs throughout Hawai`i. NMLS #421550.


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