Full Financing Options For Flight Training, with Meritize*
Meritize works with AeroGuard to help more students realize their dreams of becoming professional airline pilots. The Meritize platforms offers up to full financing options for qualified US Citizens, permanent residents and individuals holding a valid employment authorization, with no payments required until the CFI stage.
At Meritize, they believe you are more than just your credit score and that your past achievements are an important indicator of your overall potential and success. That’s why the Meritize platform looks beyond FICO and uses your previous academic or military achievements to potentially improve your loan options. Other benefits include:
- Checking loan options will not impact your credit score
- Pre-approval in minutes for qualified applicants
- Fixed and variable rates available**
- Ability to finance up to full tuition and, in some cases, cost of living
- Payment options, including deferring full principal and interest payments until 3 months after you complete your training
- 0.25% Interest rate deduction if you enroll in autopay**
- No pre-payment penalty
- Access to free Career Services
The Meritize platform also offers academic coaching, a job search bootcamp and new-to-the-job coaching. Through these services, students are able to work with coaches to develop a game plan to perform at their personal best while in school, work with experts on their job search from crafting resumes to negotiating salary, and even develop the personal and competitive skills that will help them achieve professional excellence in their new job.
*AeroGuard does not endorse a particular lender, nor is it affiliated with Meritize Financial, Inc. (“Meritize”) or the Meritize Platform
Terms and Conditions apply. Meritize branded loan products are educational loans issued by Blue Ridge Bank, National Association (“N.A.”), Member FDIC. Blue Ridge Bank, N.A. and Meritize reserve the right to modify or discontinue products and benefits at any time without notice. To qualify, a borrower must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or hold an Employment Authorization Document and meet Blue Ridge Bank, N.A.’s underwriting requirements. If approved for a loan the actual loan amount, term, payment, and APR amount of loan that a customer qualifies for may vary based on credit determination, state law and other factors. Blue Ridge Bank, N.A. and Meritize do not warrant or guarantee any claims made herein, including, but not limited to, gaining admission to a program, concerning the quality or financial strength of any educational institution, securing funding or obtaining employment. All rights reserved.
** Variable rates are subject to change.
***The 0.25% AutoPay interest rate reduction applies if you make monthly principal and interest payments by an automatic monthly deduction from a savings or checking account. The benefit will discontinue and be lost for periods in which you do not pay by automatic deduction from a savings or checking account. AutoPay is not required to obtain a loan.