Privacy Policy & Disclosures

The staff and management at Big Island FCU, understand the needs of the people of the Big Island and work hard to provide you with the products and services that you deserve. We are constantly looking at more ways that we can serve you and welcome your suggestions.


Share Account (Savings)

Our regular Share Account is your first step in establishing a membership with Big Island FCU.

  • Open with $50.00, plus a one-time $1.00 membership fee.
  • Dividends are calculated on the average daily balance and paid monthly.
  • There is no monthly service fee.
  • $50.00 minimum balance earns you dividends.
  • Deposit, withdrawal and transfer access 24 hours a day using Automated Teller Machine (ATM), VISA® Express Check Debit Card*, and Internet Banking.
  • Make deposits to account via direct deposit and payroll deduction.
  • No charge for over-the-counter deposits/withdrawals/transfers and six electronic withdrawals/transfers per month

*Share Draft Account required in order to receive VISA® Express Check Debit Card.

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 GradVantage Account

Our GradVantage Account is specially tailored to meet the needs of college students.

  • Open your Share Account (Savings) with $50.00, plus a one-time $1.00 membership fee.
  • No monthly service fee on Share Account
  • $50.00 minimum balance earns dividends on Share Account.  Dividends are calculated on the average daily balance and paid monthly.
  • No monthly service fee on Share Draft Account (Checking)
  • Our VISA® Express Check Debit Card gives you 24-hour access to your share and share draft, and allows you to make purchases at merchants, restaurants, mail order, etc.
  • Unlimited FREE checks
  • No charge for incoming wires

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 Youth Share Account

Designed to help our keiki learn about saving for the future.

  • Open with $5.00, plus a one-time $1.00 membership fee.
  • There is no monthly service fee
  • Dividends are calculated on the average daily balance and paid monthly.
  • $5.00 minimum balance earns dividends
  • Keiki ages 0 - 11 years old qualify for our Treasure Save-ARGHS Youth Account

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 Share Draft Account (Checking)

We know how important your checking account is; that’s why we designed our Share Draft Account to be the fast, simple and convenient way to access your money.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR ATM/DEBIT CARD TRANSACTIONS

  • Overdraft Protection is an added convenience that is available for no additional fees. We are able to provide you with a revolving line of credit to pay for any checks written that may exceed the balance in your Share Draft account.
  • Our VISA® Express Check Debit Card gives you 24-hour access to your share draft, and allows you to make purchases at merchants, restaurants, mail order, etc.
  • Earn UChoose Rewards® when you use your Big Island FCU VISA® Express Check Debit Card.  You will earn reward points for every signature or PIN based transaction you make with your card.  You can also earn more points by shopping at participating national, regional, local and online merchants.  Points can then be redeemed for just about anything, it's that easy!  For more information, logon to UChoose Rewards®.
  • Direct Deposits and Electronic Fund Transfers give you the freedom and peace of mind knowing that your payroll and bills are taken care of automatically.
  • A $300.00 average daily balance is required to avoid a monthly maintenance fee of $3.00.
  • Get a VISA Express Check Debit Card and the $3.00 fee is waived
  • Assign your payroll and you will receive special credit union checks FREE!
  • We have a large variety of designer checks to choose from at low prices.
  • For maximum convenience, you can reorder your checks online.

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 Money Market Fund Account

If you tend to keep a high balance in your checking account, our Money Market Fund Account may be right for you.

  • A minimum balance of $2,500.00 is required to earn dividends.
  • Dividends are calculated on the average daily balance and paid monthly.
  • No charge for over-the-counter deposits/withdrawals/transfers and six electronic withdrawals/transfers per month

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 Term Share Certificates

Maximize your savings potential with a Term Share Certificate.

  • $500.00 opening balance.
  • Lock in to a higher dividend rate.
  • Terms available: 6 months and 12 months.
  • Dividends can be posted to your Term Share Certificate or another Big Island FCU account.
  • Security of a fixed dividend rate that does not change with the market.
  • Early withdrawal penalties may apply.

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 Individual Retirement Account

  • When planning for your future, consider an IRA.
  • IRA Savings or Certificate Accounts available.
  • Excellent investment tool for the future.
  • Possible tax-deferred earnings.
  • Roth and Traditional IRAs and Coverdell Education Savings Account (Education IRA) available.

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 Christmas Savings

It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas.

  • Maximum deposit amount of $3,000.00.
  • Maximum deposit amount per month is $250.00.
  • Automatic transfer from another Big Island FCU account deposited monthly.
  • Higher dividends calculated on the average daily balance and paid monthly.
  • Matures October 1st into a designated Big Island FCU account.
  • Accounts may be opened from October thru January.
  • Early withdrawal penalty of 2%.

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 Other Services

  • Travelers Cheques 
  • Notary Public Services
  • Financial Institution Money Wires
  • Regal Theatre Movie Tickets
  • Postage Stamps
  • Teller Checks
  • Direct Deposit
  • Safe Deposit Boxes
  • AAA Hawaii
  • Get-Away-Today Vacations
  • Hawaii Petroleum Discount Gas Card

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 Reorder Checks


Click on the following link to Re-Order Checks.
Deluxe
Reorder Deluxe personal checks

 

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 24-Hour ATM Access

Access your account 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week from thousands of locations worldwide.

  • No annual fee.
  • 24-hour ATM access thru Big Island FCU Express Check Debit Card.
  • No ATM surcharge fee at Big Island FCU ATMs and at any First Hawaiian Bank ATM in Hawaii and Guam.
  • Access at most ATM’s.

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 Audio Response System

Access your account 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week from any touch-tone telephone. 

  • Service available to you at no cost.
 
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