Federal Employee Resources
Due to the government shutdown which began at midnight October 1, 2013, many employees of the United States Government - including some members of the military - faced consequences such as delayed pay, reduced working hours and pay, or a furlough. We understand that the financial impact of this action may be significant for some of our members. If you are affected, AmeriCU is ready and waiting to work with you to help you and your family through this stressful time.
AmeriCU Federal Employee HelpLine
During regular business hours, you can reach AmeriCU's Federal Employee Helpline weekdays from 9:00am to 5:00pm EST by calling 1.800.405.1366 or by emailing Help@americu.org. Important Note: Please do NOT send confidential information such as account numbers or PIN numbers through email.) Our staff is standing by to answer your questions and assist you in any way that we can! (After hours, we will respond to communications within one next business day.)
Additional Information on A Potential Shutdown
- Federal Agency Contingency Plans
- Defense Finance and Accounting Service
- Government Executive News Website
- Department of Defense Website
- ABC News - Who Would and Wouldn't Be Affected
AmeriCU's Tips for Handling Financial Stress
Financial pressures can put a lot of strain on you and your family. Take our Financial Stress Test to gauge your level of financial stress and/or browse our helpful tips for handling financial stress:
Need personalized assistance? AmeriCU offers our members complimentary financial consultations where you can sit down with one of our expert advisors to get some smart financial advice. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment with one of our Member Financial Advisors today.