The $54 billion Navy Federal would cover direct deposits of active duty military members if the government shuts down next week.
Credit unions are establishing phone hotlines, educational workshops, special loan programs, savings options and reduced fees.
Two percent of FCUs are military-based but they represent 21% of FCU assets and may feel the pinch of federal furloughs.
CUNA reports overall loan growth, NAFCU cites credit card balance uptick and worries about sequester.
Downsizing, cuts add to concern, according to First Command Financial Behaviors Index.
Credit Union Furlough Assistance page provides links to credit unions offering programs as government cutback wears on.
House committee chair asks SBA for update on contingency plans as funding shrinks.
Interest-free loans among measures available if budget cuts lead to lost income for California credit union's members.
Spokane credit union joins list of military-connected credit unions, others offering aid in wake of federal budget cuts.
Three credit unions get together for event at Kitsap County Fairgrounds featuring speakers, resources on how to deal with personal budget cuts.