New payment option now available As part of our continued efforts to reduce barriers to financing, CPA Atlantic is pleased to announce that students and candidates can take advantage of the ScotiaLine® Personal Line of Credit for Students to help finance their CPA studies. This line of credit provides applicants with a preferred rate of prime + 0.5%, as well as features like deferred principal payments (meaning while you’re studying, you can make interest only payments). When applying for the loan, students should visit the "Graduate Programs" section of the Scotiabank website. When applying for the loan itself, students should indicate CPA Atlantic School of Business as being listed under "other professional schools". Visit the Scotiabank website for a full list of eligibility requirements, and application instructions. CPA Atlantic School of Business now part of the HigherEdPoints.com program! Students and candidates at CPA Atlantic School of Business (CPA Atlantic) can now help fund their CPA studies by redeeming Aeroplan® Miles and TD Points for HigherEdPoints credits. Course and module fees and annual student and candidates are all eligible. Students can also redeem the Aeroplan® Miles and/or TD Points of family members and friends to help pay for their studies. Anyone can donate either of these loyalty points to an individual student, you can even donate them to CPA Atlantic which can be used for students in need. For more information and to set up an account, please visit: http://www.higheredpoints.com/how-it-works/ CPA Atlantic is pleased to announce payment for programs can now be made through Plastiq. Using Plastiq, a third-party service provider, you can pay with MasterCard, Visa or American Express: Go to https://CPAAtlantic.plastiq.com and register with Plastiq to create an account. Tell Plastiq the amount you want to pay and when you want to send it. Please note that payments may take 3-5 business days to process and that a Plastiq service fee will be applied (2.5% for credit cards, 1% for debit cards). Plastiq is also available as an app on iOS devices - just snap a picture or screenshot of ANY bill, and Plastiq will take care of the rest. Frequently asked Questions What is Plastiq? Plastiq is an online payment service that gives people the freedom to pay ANY bill or invoice with their favorite credit card, even if the business doesn't accept cards. By taking your card payment and sending it to the business as a check or bank transfer, Plastiq makes it easier for you to pay the way you want. Is Plastiq secure? Absolutely – Plastiq implements top of the line security measures to ensure the protection of both our application and your financial information. Plastiq is certified compliant to the highest level of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS). What card brands does Plastiq accept? MasterCard, Visa, and American Express credit, debit, pre-paid or gift cards are accepted for nearly all Plastiq payments. What is the Plastiq service fee? Plastiq charges a small service fee so that you can enjoy the convenience of using your credit card and paying online. The fee is 2.5% for credit cards and 1% for debit cards. Does Plastiq have a mobile app? Plastiq is also available as an app on iOS devices - just snap a picture or screenshot of ANY bill, and Plastiq will take care of the rest.