Federal Government Shutdown

If you have been affected by the federal government shutdown, here are some resources that may help. Dial 911 for all emergencies.

Assistance for USAA Members

Special payment arrangements for USAA credit cards, consumer loans, and insurance; mortgage assistance.

AT&T Flexible Payment Options

Affected AT&T customers are eligible for adjusted late fees, payment extensions, and more.

Chase Hardship Programs

Chase will waive or refund overdraft and monthly service fees for federal employees.

Citibank Assistance

Citibank offers assistance to affected members including short-term forbearance programs and loan modifications.

Emergency Hardship Loans

$100 grants by the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund to active federal employees experiencing unusual hardship.

Fed Food Hotline

Hunger Free America helps you locates food services in your area.

Federal Shutdown Food Assistance Program

Central Pennsylvania Food Bank is providing food for affected employees and their families.

Furlough Relief

The State Department Federal Credit Union provides services for furloughed members including 0% loans and delayed loan payments.

Key Bank Assistance

Key Bank is offering assistance to affected members including a borrower assistance program and special personal loans.

Mortgage Relief

Better Mortgage is offering two refinance options to affected federal employees with a FICO score of 620 or higher.

Paypal Cash Advances

Interest free, one-time cash advances up to $500.

PNC Bank Assistance

PNC Bank is offering benefits to affected members including short-term loans and other assistance programs.

SunTrust Shutdown Assistance

SunTrust Bank is offering assistance to members including 90-day, no-interest loans and no-payment options.

TD Bank Government Assistance Program

TD Bank is offering benefits to affected members including loan assistance and late fee refunds.

Texas Diaper Bank

Affected employees and contractors qualify for six months of assistance, including diapers and feminine hygiene products.

The Furlough Center

FedChoice Federal Credit Union provides services for furloughed members including loans and financial counseling.

USPS FCU Furlough Loans

The U.S. Postal Service Federal Credit Union is offering emergency loans up to $10,000 at 4% APR.

Verizon Assistance

Verizon is waiving late fees for affected customers.

Wells Fargo Assistance

Wells Fargo is offering reversal of fees and flexible loan options.

If you are in a moment of emotional crisis and need to talk to someone, click here for national hotlines to call.