Monthly Payment Options FAQs

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Monthly Payment Options FAQs 2017-02-02T19:47:29+00:00

Frequently Asked Questions for Monthly Payment Options

I purchased an Online Yoga Instructor course on a payment plan; can I submit the exams before my payments are completed? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Not if you are doing an Aura Monthly Payment Plan, all payments on your course must be completed before you can submit your exams.

*If you are completing a payment plan with Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®, you can submit your exams at any time.

Is there a fee for the monthly payment option? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Monthly Payment Option: Yes, there is a $10 fee per payment.

Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®:  Please see your agreement with PayPal.

Do I have to go through a credit check? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Monthly Payment Option: No, credit cards or debit cards with credit logos on them are used for payment plans.

No credit check is required.

Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®: A credit check is required.

I purchased a Yoga Instructor course in 3 payments; when will the next payments be? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Monthly Payment Option: Your payment will always be exactly one month ahead.

For Example:  If you purchase a course on October 1st, your next two payments will be on November 1st and December 1st.

Payments are processed automatically after the 1st payment.

Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®:  You will be sent a statement each month.

Which payment methods do you accept? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Monthly Payment Option: We accept all major credit cards for monthly payment plans (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and AMEX).

We also accept debit cards with credit logos on them, such as: Visa and MasterCard.

All payments need to be set up over the phone with this option.

Which Yoga teacher certification courses are eligible for a payment plan? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Wellness Center (Aura Monthly Payment Option) offers any non-digital home-study course valued at $397 or more to be divided into 2 monthly payments.

If a home-study course is valued at $500 or more, it is eligible for 3 monthly payments.

*Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® offers financing on any course $99 or more.

Is Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® the same as the Aura Monthly Payment Option? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

No, they are actually different.

The rest of the FAQs in this section refer to Aura Monthly Payment Plans.  The FAQs for Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® can be found on PayPal’s site.  Please click here to view the FAQs for Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®.

Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® is a branch of PayPal which offers finance options.  The current offers can be found in an Ad banner at the top of our online store for this service.  Some examples of offers that have been given in the past from Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® are 6 months, no interest financing.

To use Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® to purchase a course, simply select it as a payment option during the checkout process, in The Aura Online Store.

If I do not pay my monthly payment on time, is there a late fee? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

Aura Monthly Payment Option:  Yes. The payment system is automatic and will retry your payment 2 times, in 5 day intervals. If the system fails 3 times an email notice will be sent stating that a late fee will be charged in 5 days, and will give a list of payment methods to avoid this. 15 days from the original payment date, a $25 late fee will be assessed to your student account, if payment is not made.

Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit®: Please see the terms of your agreement with PayPal.

How can I receive a quote for a payment plan? 2017-02-02T19:44:10+00:00

*This applies to The Aura Monthly Payment Option.  The alternative option: Bill Me Later®/PayPal Credit® is a checkout option in The Aura Online Store and does not require quoting or manual setup by phone.

Please fill out the form on our “contact us” page and include the following information:

  • The Full Name of the Course You Would Like to Enroll in (Example: The Power Yoga Teacher Training Camp-in-a-Box – Level 1 (PLATINUM)
  • Name (First and Last)
  • Shipping Address (No P.O. Boxes)
  • Phone number
  • Best Day/Date and Time to Reach You to Set Up Your Payment Plan By Phone. (Please include your time zone) An e-mail quote will be sent to you first.
    • *Our Office is open from 9AM to 5PM ET (US) – Monday – Friday.
  • 2 or 3 Monthly Payments
    • (3 Monthly Payment Option is Only for Courses $500 or More)

Type of shipping you would like. Aura offers the following services:


  • UPS Ground (US Only)
  • UPS Standard (Canada Only)


  • Priority Mail Express International™ (International Only)
  • USPS Priority Mail Military (US Military Addresses Only)
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