Navy Federal provides support for active duty members deployed to Europe due to the Russia-Ukraine conflict

(U.S. Navy photo by Gary Nichols)

VIENNA, Va. (March 2, 2022) – Navy Federal Credit Union announced relief options and resources for active duty servicemembers currently deployed or deploying with the US Military due to the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Relief options and resources include financial guidance for deployment.

“We’ll always take care of our members so they can focus on their mission. We’ve done so in the past and will continue to in the future,” said RADM Dietrich Kuhlmann USN (Ret.), Chief Operating Officer at Navy Federal. “Navy Federal is supporting those who are being deployed by providing financial assistance for those individuals who may need it.”

To assist with the hardships of deployment, Navy Federal has a deployment checklist members can follow, in addition to tips and resources.

Eligible members can apply for Emergency Relief Loans up to $5,000 and fee waivers by contacting Navy Federal 24/7 at 1-888-842-6328, or by a local branch or eMessage. Members can access their accounts and information through mobile and online banking, and the credit union’s worldwide network of branches and ATMs.

“Our thoughts are with the people of Ukraine during this time, and all the servicemembers deploying in this crisis,” said Kuhlmann.

(Photo courtesy of Navy Federal)

About Navy Federal Credit Union: Established in 1933 with only seven members, Navy Federal now has the distinct honor of serving over 11 million members globally and is the world’s largest credit union. As a member-owned and not-for-profit organization, Navy Federal always puts the financial needs of its members first. Membership is open to all Department of Defense and Coast Guard Active Duty, veterans, civilian and contractor personnel, and their families. Navy Federal employs a workforce of over 20,000 and has a global network of 350 branches. For more information about Navy Federal Credit Union, visit Federally insured by NCUA. Equal Opportunity Employer.