How to check out a business
You are searching for the best deals online and you see so many deals. Now, how can you be sure that the deal you have just found is being offered by a legitimate company?
All companies selling activities in the state of Hawaii must have an Activity Desk license from the Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs.
Following are the steps to check on a company's Activity Desk license:
This sample was made in 2014
Open up a browser and type "Hawaii.gov"
Your browser will forward you to "https://portal.ehawaii.gov/"
Select Business from the top row
Select Check Out a Business
Select Professional & Vocational License Search
Select Do it Online!
Select Business/Individual unless you have the company's license #
Type in the company's name and click on search
Select the company name on search result with the AD (Activity Desk) number
Confirm the company status