Coronavirus (COVID-19) Survival Guide

Employees / Individuals Resources

Banks / Credit Unions

Many Banks and financial institutions are offering hardship options for it’s members with these uncertain times. Below are some links to different institutions to help you get the answers you may be looking for.

Internet and Televisions Services

Unemployment

If you are employed in Pennsylvania and are unable to work because of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), you may be eligible for Unemployment or Workers’ Compensation benefits. The Department of Labor & Industry will continue to provide important employment benefit updates as the situation evolves.

Student Loans

If you’re concerned about your studies or loan repayment, we can help you understand what to do in certain circumstances. We’ll be adding information for students, borrowers, and parents to this page on a regular basis, so please check back frequently.

You may be able to temporarily stop making your payments.

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, federal student loan borrowers can be placed in an administrative forbearance, which allows you to temporarily stop making your monthly loan payment. Read the borrower Q&As below to learn more, and contact your loan service provider to find out your specific options.