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We want to remind our members that AFCU offers mortgage lending in all 50 United States. We provide financing for members who purchase or refinance their primary residence or income property at competitive rates and low costs. We've helped hundreds of AFCU members with their purchases and refinances over the years. Let us assist you with your mortgage lending needs. We're ready when you are!

To learn more about the home buying process, watch our Home Buying Webinar.

If you have any questions and would like to speak with a knowledgeable mortgage team member, give us a call at (800) 795-2325, option 7.

Let's Get Digital!

Greg Moran on September 16, 2021  |  0 comments

Aerospace FCU credit and debit cards can be used in the most popular digital wallets for quick, contactless payments with your mobile devices. Digital wallet payments are made without having to touch a Point of Sale (POS) terminal, so there’s no need to swipe, sign, enter a PIN code, or insert your card into a chip reader. Simply hold your mobile device next to the POS terminal and you’re done!* Payments are safe, easy, convenient and secure.

AFCU supports the following digital wallets: Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, Garmin Pay and Fitbit Pay.

To learn how to add AFCU cards to digital wallets on your mobile device, click here.


* Payment requirements vary based on merchant’s POS terminal configuration.

We're Here to Help

Jeri Smith on September 2, 2021  |  0 comments

Our thoughts go out to anyone who has been impacted by the natural disasters occurring throughout the country. Aerospace Federal Credit Union is here to help you manage through the financial challenges you may be facing during this time. Since circumstances and financial assistance needs are unique for each member, we request you arrange a time to discuss your situation with us one-on-one to determine how we can best provide you with assistance. Please call Jeri Smith at 310-336-0635 or email emergency@aerofcu.org to arrange a convenient time to chat. The following financial assistance options are available:

Loan Workouts

  • Understanding that a natural disaster can strain your budget, we are prepared to work with you to make your loan payments affordable.

Emergency Loans

  • This loan provides an affordable way to fill an income gap during this natural disaster.

Waiver of Early Withdrawal Penalty

  • All early withdrawal penalties are waived if your situation requires that you take funds from a share certificate before maturity.

Direct Deposit Advance

  • Based on your established relationship with AFCU, you have the option to advance against a future direct deposit at no cost.

Everyone here at the AFCU is ready to help you make it through these challenging times. Be safe and call on us if you need financial assistance. We're here to help.

September Savings!

Gicelle Cruz on September 1, 2021  |  0 comments

During the month of September, you can get a rate of 1.29% APR* on a new or used auto loan for a term up to 60 months. This is an outstanding offer that won't last long. So, if you’re looking to get a new vehicle, now is the time to make it happen! We also offer an option of no payments for 90 days. Completing the online loan application takes just a few minutes and gets you on the road with the best deal in town! 

If you need assistance figuring out how to get a great deal by combining manufacturer’s rebates with AFCU’s financing, or have other questions, contact an AFCU Loan Concierge at (800) 795-2325, option 6. Ask us about Autoland, our free Auto Buying Service for help locating and purchasing the right car and selling or trading in your old car.

For full details and to apply, click here.

*APR = Annual Percentage Rate. For full details, visit aerofcu.org/auto

The information provided by Aerospace Federal Credit Union is for informational purposes only and does not constitute personal financial, investment, or tax advice. For advice on your particular financial situation, you should consult with your personal financial, investment, and/or tax advisors. The opinions and statements of authors and commenters on this Blog are not the opinions or statements of the Credit Union or the Board of Directors, and the Credit Union takes no responsibility for their content.