Welcome to the ELFI Referral Program, where it pays to refer your friends.
When a new customer refinances an education loan with ELFI through your referral link, you’ll get $400 and your friend will get $100.
Complete the simple online ELFI Referral Program registration form to generate your personal referral link.
Invite your friends to refinance their student loans with ELFI by sharing your referral link via email, social media, or your own blog or website.
Once someone registers online using your link and refinances an existing education loan with ELFI, we’ll send $400 to you and $100 to each new ELFI customer referred by you.
Refer your friends to refinance their student loans with ELFI today!
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Limit one $400 cash bonus per referral. Offer available to anyone who refers new customers who refinance their education loans with ELFI. The new customer will be mailed a $100 cash bonus via check and the referring party will be mailed a $400 cash bonus via check within 6-8 weeks of loan disbursement. A new customer is defined as an individual without an existing ELFI loan account and who has not held an ELFI loan account within the past 24 months. The new customer is required to register online at and refinance a student loan with ELFI within 90 days of registration. The minimum refinance balance required to refinance with ELFI and obtain the bonus is $15,000. Offer is subject to change without notice. Employees of SouthEast Bank and its affiliates are not eligible.
There is no limit to the number of people you can refer!
Referral Program Frequently Asked Questions
What is ELFI?
ELFI is a suite of education loan refinance and consolidation products offered by SouthEast Bank.
What criteria must a borrower meet to qualify for an ELFI loan?
- All loans are subject to credit approval.
- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien without conditions and with proper evidence of eligibility.
- Must be at the age of majority or older at the time of loan application.
- Must have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher from an ELFI approved post-secondary institution and program of study.
- Must reside in a state in which ELFI is authorized to lend.
What is the ELFI Referral Program?
The ELFI Referral Program is a rewards program for anyone who successfully refers individuals to refinance a student loan with ELFI. Whenever someone registers for the program through your referral link and completes an ELFI loan within 90 days of registering, you will receive a $400 cash bonus via check and the referred customer will receive a $100 cash bonus via check.
How can I refer someone to ELFI?
Register online using the link provided and then promote your referral link via email, social media, blogs, or websites. If someone registers using your referral link and completes an ELFI loan within 90 days of registering, you will receive a $400 cash bonus via check and the referred customer will receive a $100 cash bonus via check.
What is the $100 ELFI Fast Track Bonus program?
New customers who complete an application, including submission of all required documents, and accept the terms of an approved ELFI loan within 30 days of initial application will receive a $100 ELFI Fast Track Bonus via check.
What must someone do when he/she is referred?
Referral recipient should complete the following steps for each of you to be eligible for your referral cash bonus:
- Click or copy and paste the personal referral link that was shared via email, social media, blog, or website into their internet browser and register online for the promotion.
- For the $100 bonus, new customers must refinance a loan with ELFI within 90 days of registration (subject to credit approval; program requirements apply).
- For the $100 ELFI Fast Track Bonus, new customers who complete an application including submission of all required documents and accept the terms of an approved ELFI loan within 30 days of initial application.
What happens when someone registers and then shares the program with his/her friends?
If someone registers for the ELFI referral program and then shares his/her personal referral link via email, social media, blogs, or website, then he/she will receive full credit for any subsequent eligible referrals.
What qualifications are required to be eligible for the ELFI Referral Program?
An individual will be eligible for referral as long as he/she is not a current ELFI customer and has not held an ELFI account within the past six months. For the purpose of the protection of customer privacy, ELFI will NOT notify you that a specific individual has registered and completed an ELFI loan. However, you will be mailed a check for your referral bonus.
If someone does not register for the ELFI referral program after clicking on my referral link but then refinances a loan with ELFI, can I still get $400 cash?
The $400 cash bonus can be earned only if the referee registers through the online referral program in addition to refinancing with ELFI.
When can I get my $400 cash bonus?
Your referred friend(s) must successfully register for the ELFI referral program and complete a loan with ELFI within 90 days of registration. You will both be mailed your cash bonus via check after the ELFI loan has been disbursed.
How long will the ELFI referral program last?
This program will be reviewed periodically and is subject to change at any time. Please take advantage of this offer and refer your friends now!
How many people may I refer to get the $400 cash bonus?
There is no limitation on the number of referral bonuses you can earn through ELFI. In order for you to get the $400 cash bonus, all referrals must register online using your personal referral link and successfully refinance a loan with ELFI within 90 days of registration.
For additional information regarding education loan refinance and consolidation products offered by SouthEast Bank, please visit: http://www.elfi.com/faq/