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Farmers State Bank offering help during government shutdown

Posted at 10:40 AM, Jan 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-13 23:39:45-05
Farmers State Bank
The Farmer’s State Bank Branch in Florence. (MTN News photo)

MISSOULA – Another Western Montana bank is stepping forward helping federal employees impacted by the partial government shutdown.

Farmers State Bank has announced the availability of Emergency Assistance Consumer Loans designed to help qualifying people affected by the shutdown.

These personal loans are designed to assist with mortgage or car payments, medical bills, groceries or any other need while the applicants are either furloughed or working without pay due to the shutdown.

These one-year loans have low annual percentage rates and no opening fee.

Qualified applicants must have proof of furlough or working without pay during the shutdown. Call (406) 642-3431 or click here for more information.

Farmers State Bank has locations in Kalispell, Missoula, Hamilton, Stevensville, Darby, Victor, Florence, Lolo and Helena.

Stockman’s Bank and the Missoula Federal Credit Union are also offering help to those being hit by the partial federal government shutdown.