Patrol & Gear/SHIELD Loans

Get Geared Up!

In need of new work gear, or know someone that does? POPA can help you refresh your duty wardrobe, with our Patrol & Gear Loan!

Apply today and let POPA help you prepare for your next shift! Our affordable rates start as low as 8.20% APR1

Already bought your gear? No problem! We can finance that too!2

Apply Here!, or visit your local POPA branch, or give us a call at 562.229.9181 or 800.369.7672

Check out our great rates!

1 All rates quoted on approved credit as Annual Percentage Rates (APRs). Some restrictions may apply. Loan approval is subject to credit and income verification. Consumer loan rates may vary depending on credit worthiness, term, and amount financed. Rates and terms are subject to change without notice. The rate shown reflects a Relationship Benefits discount of 0.50% for members with a POPA FCU direct deposit (Minimum $250 per month), or an automatic payment and; an additional 0.25% discount for enrolling into eStatements and have a POPA Credit Card.

2 We accept supply invoices up to 6 months from date of application.

Protect Yourself from the Unexpected with a POPA SHIELD Loan

Introducing our new POPA SHIELD Loan – an instant cash loan designed specifically for any LASD (Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department), LADAI (Los Angeles District Attorney Investigator) or, LA County employee. Borrow from $500 – $2,5003 with a fixed APR4 of 15.99%.

  • Available to any LASD or LADAI employee E.g. Deputies, District Attorney Investigators, Custody Assistants, Security Officers, Security Assistants, Nurses, etc.
  • No credit check required5
  • No debt-to-income ratio verification
  • Terms available from 6 to 18 months

Visit your local POPA FCU branch or give us a call at 562.229.9181 or, 800.369.7672.

3 For amounts greater than $1,500 but up to $2,500, the borrower must be employed for more than 24 months and also have been a member of the credit union a minimum of 30 days at the time of application.

4 APR=Annual Percentage Rate. The borrower must be employed by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department or Los Angeles District Attorney Investigators at time of funding. Some restrictions may apply. Borrower must have a minimum direct deposit of $250 per month into an account at POPA FCU or, payroll deduction to make the required loan payments. Verification of income (e.g. two recent paycheck stubs) is required. Rates, terms, and conditions are subject to change without notice. The minimum loan amount is $500. The maximum loan amount is $2,500. Terms available from 6 to 18 months. Payment example: For every $500 borrowed at 15.99% APR for 18 months, the monthly payment would be $31.43. The member may only have one (1) active POPA SHIELD Loan at any given time and must be the Primary Member on the account.

5 Online applications are subject to credit verification.

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