If you are a union member who participates in certain Union Plus programs and have been impacted by the 2019 Federal Government shutdown, you may be eligible for financial assistance through the Union Plus Furlough Grant Program.
$300 Furlough Grant
For eligible Union Plus Credit Cardholders2 who are furloughed or excepted due to the federal government shutdown.
Must be a Union Plus Credit Cardholder for at least 3 months and in good standing on the date the federal shutdown began.
Apply for a one-time grant at unionplus.org/hardship.
Capital One's customer assistance program offers a number of options that could help customers whose income is disrupted as a result of the federal government shutdown and can help provide personalized assistance to those in need. For help, cardholders should contact: 1-800-622-2580.
Money Management International offers a FREE consumer credit counseling session, budget analysis, and money management advice to members. Call 1-877-833-1745
Webinar: When the Income Decreases but the Bills Don’t: Financial Help During and After Furlough
Policyholders qualify for a payment grace period. Call 1-800-393-0864.
First National Bank of Omaha is offering assistance on a case-by-case basis: members may qualify for fee waivers or other payment assistance programs based on their individual circumstances. For help, members should contact 1-888-283-5228 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Central Time and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Central Time.
For those not receiving a paycheck from the federal government as a result of the current shutdown, MetLife Auto & Home may grant a one-time, 30-day grace period on your payment of premium on a MetLife Auto & Home policy. Members must request this one-time allowance by calling 1-800-GET-MET8. Certain restrictions apply, and premium remains due after delay expires.
The Hartford will offer qualified policyholders a payment grace period. For additional information, call 1-800-393-0864.