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Special Member Assistance

Justice Federal Offers Special Assistance to Aid Members Impacted by the Federal Government Shutdown

Effective immediately, Justice Federal Credit Union offers special assistance in the form of unsecured, low interest rate loans and deferred payments to Members of the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security affected by the Federal Government Shutdown.

To apply for assistance, please note 6-months of Membership is required.

The following services are available:*

  • Special Assistance Loans* up to Member’s net pay for one period, not to exceed $3,000, with rates as low as 3.19% APR** for 24 months and payments deferred for 90 days.***
  • Deferred loan payments* on all existing Justice Federal personal, auto loan and VISA credit cards. Members requesting and qualifying for a Consumer Loan payment deferment may obtain a deferment up to 30 days. Based on the length of the Federal Government shutdown, Members may request additional 30 day deferments.***
  • Mortgage assistance may be available*

To learn more, please visit your nearest branch, or contact us at 800.550.5328.


Extended Call Center Hours:
To further assist, our Member Service Call Center will be available Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM (EST) and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST).

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Important Legal Disclaimers and Information

*Available to Members that are in good standing with the Credit Union. 6-months of Membership required. Requests for assistance must be received within 90 days of declared Federal Government shutdown.

**APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Annual Percentage Rate as of January 1, 2019 and subject to change without notice. Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is based on evaluation of applicant's creditworthiness. Your actual APR will be stated and disclosed at the time of disbursement. Example of repayment terms: 24 monthly payments of $43.07 per $1,000 borrowed. Pay stub required.

***Interest will continue to accrue.