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Winfield, BC   |   Innisfail, AB   |   Edmonton, AB

Student Financing

Pay over time with Affirm

What is Affirm?

Affirm (formerly known as PayBright) is one of Canada’s leading installment payment platform. Affirm is a smarter way to pay over time. Pay at your own pace with no hidden fees, so you can do the things you love without breaking your budget.


You choose the payment schedule that works for you.


Know up front exactly what you’ll pay, with no hidden costs and no surprises.


Affirm won’t charge you late fees or penalties of any kind, ever.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. You’ll need:

● To be the legal age of majority in the province or territory in which you reside
● To be a resident of Canada
● A Canadian Visa, Mastercard, Amex, or Discover credit card, or a Visa or Mastercard
debit card (with the Visa/Mastercard logo), which can be used for online transactions
● An SMS-capable Canadian phone number
● To meet the minimum cart size required to use Affirm as a payment option at checkout

Follow the link here: Learn more.

To learn more about Affirm and credit checks, please read this FAQ article on the Affirm help site.

No—your credit score won’t be affected when you create an Affirm account or
check your eligibility. If you decide to buy with Affirm, this may impact your
credit score. You can find more information in Affirm’s Help Center.

You can make or schedule payments at or in the Affirm app for
iOS or Android. Affirm will send you email and text reminders before
payments are due.

Affirm currently accepts Visa and Mastercard credit or debit cards. Debit cards must have the Visa
or Mastercard logo. Please note that prepaid cards are not accepted.

Contact Affirm here

Payment options through Affirm are provided by these lending partners: Your rate will be 0–36% APR based on credit, and is subject to an eligibility check. Affirm Pay in 4 payment option is 0% APR. Options depend on your purchase amount, may vary by merchant, and may not be available in all states. A down payment may be required. For example, a $800 purchase could be split into 12 monthly payments of $72.21 at 15% APR, or 4 interest-free payments of $200 every 2 weeks. Affirm savings accounts are held with Cross River Bank, Member FDIC. California residents: Affirm Loan Services, LLC is licensed by the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation. Loans are made or arranged pursuant to California Financing Law license 60DBO-111681. The Affirm Card is a Visa® debit card issued by Evolve Bank & Trust, Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. The Affirm Card is not available to residents of U.S. territories. Affirm, Inc., NMLS ID 1883087. Affirm Loan Services, LLC, NMLS ID 1479506. For licenses and disclosures, see

Other Payment Options

Other Sources of Funding Available

Work BC

There are several options for funding programs. New funding programs also become available throughout the year.

For further details and to check your eligibility, contact the office nearest you.

BC residents   |   AB residents

Government of Canada

Download an application form for this funding through the provincial Government website or give us a call at 1-866-399-3853.

For residents outside of BC or AB speak with one of our student advisors to see if you are eligible!

BC residents   |   AB residents

Indigenous Service Delivery Organizations

Indigenous service delivery organizations offer a variety of employment services based on the needs and priorities of First Nations, Inuit, Métis and urban/non-affiliated Indigenous people. Organizations will link your training needs to the job market by providing you with the skills and training you need to help find a job.

Check your eligibility.


Advancing Futures Bursary

Funding and supports are available for youth who have been in care, as they pursue post-secondary studies and prepare for adulthood.

Check your eligibility.

Work BC

Women in Trades

A variety of programs and resources provide help for women who are looking for employment, ranging from mentoring in business development to training in the trades.

Check your eligibility.

Veterans Affairs Canada

Veteran Affairs Canada

Support for education, training and their related financial costs.

Work Safe BC

Injured Workers

You may qualify for assistance through WCB Alberta or WorkSafe BC.

Windmill Microlending

Are you a new Immigrant?

Windmill supports immigrants and refugees who come to Canada with education, skills and experience but struggle to resume their careers here.

Metis nation British Columbia

Are you Métis?

First Nations, Inuit, and Métis – Speak to your employment or career counselor for assistance. Courses may be eligible for funding from your local office or representative.

BC residents   |   AB residents

Alberta residents, find out which Rupertsland Institute Métis Training to Employment Services Office is located closest to you by clicking on the button above. Or call them Toll-Free right now at 1-888-48-METIS.

Student AidBC

BC Student Aid

As we are PTIB accredited at our BC Sites, our Earthmover course qualifies for BC Student Aid funding. You may be eligible for a loan of $4000 to $6,600 approximately, whether you have any dependants or not.

Call us at 1-866-399-3853 for details on the course schedule.

Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Did you know you can use your RRSP’s for training?

SISIP Financial


You may be eligible for funds for training! Contact your councillor at SISIP for more information.