Consumer Outreach

Visit DCCA informational booths at community events across the state.  Find useful information on preventing fraud and pick up helpful brochures on many consumer issues.  If you are interested in having DCCA at your event, please contact the programs listed below for availability.  Our Consumer Education programs are available for your community event.

Consumer Education Program 586-2760

Division of Consumer Advocacy Education Program 586-2800

Insurance Education Program 586-2790

Investor Education Program 587-7400

 

 

Here’s a quick look at some of our sponsored events.  For details about these events or for more information on Consumer Education Outreach, go to the DCCA Calendar of Educational Events 

NCPW Consumer Fair –

Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week the first Wednesday of March with a consumer fair in downtown Honolulu at the DCCA Courtyard at 335 Merchant Street.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact the Consumer Education Program at 586-2760.

 

 

Financial Literacy Fair –

Kicking off Financial Literacy Month with a financial fair at Tamarind Park in downtown Honolulu the first Wednesday in April.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact the Investor Education Program at 587-7400.

 

LifeSmarts State Competition –

The LifeSmarts Program is a consumer education competition teaching students about life skills.  Program runs August through December.  Event is free and open to the public.  Click here for more information.

 

 

Military Consumer Fair –

Celebrating our military families during the Month of the Military Consumer with a consumer fair the first Saturday in July at Windward Mall.  This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Consumer Education Program at 586-2760.

 

 

 

 

 

Showdown at Cash Canyon –

Theatrical performances about financial literacy will tour Oahu’s elementary schools teaching our keiki the importance of money and the fundamentals of saving and spending money.  This program ran on Oahu and the island of Hawaii during the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years.  DCCA partnered with Pearl Hawaii FCU, Queen Liliuokalani Trust, and Hawaii State Public Library System to bring this National Theatre for Children program to Hawaii.