Armed Forces Bank: Your Partner in PCS Moves and More

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Permanent changes of station, or PCS moves, are a unique challenge for military families. From finding the perfect home, to managing finances and handling unexpected expenses, the process can be overwhelming. At our military bank, we understand the complexities involved in PCS moves, and we're here to make your journey as smooth as possible.

As your one-stop shop for all your PCS move needs, Armed Forces Bank offers comprehensive services that include mortgages, personal loans, and digital banking tools. Our goal is to ensure you have everything you need to transition into your new home seamlessly, so you don’t have to stress about the financial aspects of your move.

Keep reading to learn more about our mortgages and personal loans, and how digital banking means you can bank from anywhere – no matter where in the world you move.

Mortgage Solutions for Military Families

Securing a mortgage during a PCS move is typically an important step in ensuring a smooth transition to your new station – and your new home. At Armed Forces Bank, our mortgage options are specifically designed to cater to the unique needs of military families.

Whether you’re buying your first home or relocating to a new area, our competitive rates and flexible terms make it easier for you to secure the home you want.

Our experienced mortgage specialists understand the nuances of PCS moves and are dedicated to guiding you through the process. We offer VA loan options that provide significant benefits, such as no down payment and lower interest rates, making homeownership more accessible for service members.1

Our streamlined application process ensures you can focus on your move while we handle the details of securing your mortgage.

Explore our financial calculators to get started on your homebuying journey.

Financial Flexibility with Military Access Loans

If you’re feeling the pinch when it comes to your finances during your moving journey, a personal military loan could be a good idea for you. Personal military loans are a popular type of loan due to their versatility. And we are proud to offer the Armed Forces Bank Access Loan.2

These types of loans can be a lifeline for military families facing the financial strain of a PCS move. Personal military loans offer versatility, allowing you to use the funds for various moving expenses, including hiring movers, purchasing packing supplies, and more.

One major benefit of personal military loans is that they typically come with competitive interest rates, especially for borrowers with good credit scores.

This can translate to lower borrowing costs compared to using credit cards or other high-interest financing options to cover moving expenses. By securing a personal military loan with a favorable interest rate, you can save money on interest charges over the life of the loan. And this means you could reduce your overall PCS moving costs.

Embrace Convenience with Digital Banking

In today's fast-paced world, managing your finances digitally is not just a convenience; it's a necessity. Our digital banking3 platform is designed to offer you unparalleled convenience, especially during the busy times of moving. And there’s no need to get a new bank just because you’re moving – we’re here wherever, whenever you need us.

With our mobile banking app, you can handle all your banking needs from the comfort of your new home or on the go. Features like mobile check deposit,4 online bill pay, and real-time account alerts allow you to stay on top of your finances effortlessly.

When you move to a new location, you may worry about losing access to personalized customer service, especially when there’s no brick-and-mortar bank nearby. However, digital banking ensures that help is always at hand, whether you’re in Tucson or Tokyo. Most banks offer 24/7 customer support through various channels, including chat, phone, and email.

You can get assistance with any issues you encounter, no matter your time zone or location. This consistent support can be helpful as you settle into your new environment.

Armed Forces Bank Is By Your Side, Anywhere, Anytime

At Armed Forces Bank, we aim to be more than just a bank – want to be your trusted partner throughout your PCS move. Our comprehensive services are designed to cater to all your financial needs, from securing a mortgage to managing your finances digitally and obtaining personal loans.

We understand that PCS moves are a major part of military life, and we’re here to support you every step of the way. Our dedicated team is committed to helping you achieve your goals and ensuring your transition to a new duty station is as smooth as possible.

Trust Armed Forces Bank to be your one-stop shop for all your PCS moving needs, so you can focus on what truly matters – settling into your new home and continuing your service with peace of mind.

With our expertise and comprehensive services, your PCS move becomes an exciting journey filled with new opportunities and beginnings.

Let’s Prepare for Your Permanent Change of Station:

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1 Subject to credit approval. VA loan qualification guidelines apply. VA funding fee may apply. Third party fees apply.

2 Subject to credit approval. Restrictions Apply. Direct deposit relationship required. Origination fee, 10% or $100 whichever is less. Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is based on credit score. Only one personal loan allowed to any borrower at any time. Loan terms are based on the loan amount.

3 Message and data rates charged by your mobile phone carrier may apply.

4 Deposits are subject to verification and not available for immediate withdrawal. Deposit limits and restrictions apply.