LendingUSA Becomes a Member Advantage Program Partner of the New York State Funeral Directors Association for At-Need Financing

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LendingUSA Becomes a Member Advantage Program Partner of the New York State Funeral Directors Association for At-Need Financing

LendingUSA, the #1 at-need financing solution, has announced it has joined the New York State Funeral Directors Association’s (NYSFDA) Member Advantage Program, marking the 7th state association partnership for LendingUSA.

Founded in 1889, NYSFDA is among the oldest associations of funeral directors in the United States with membership affiliation in the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA). Their membership is comprised of more than 900 funeral firms statewide. Its partnership with LendingUSA offers several unique benefits.

“We are pleased to welcome LendingUSA as a Member Advantage Program partner to help our funeral directors better serve their families” says Michael A. Lanotte, NYSFDA Executive Director & CEO.

A trusted choice for funeral directors offering at-need financing, LendingUSA offers families a low monthly payment option through a fast, online point-of-sale system. NYSFDA members are eligible for a special pricing discount on non-prime loans.

“Working with NYSFDA will allow us to help at-need families who want a funeral financing option,” says LendingUSA’s President, Mike Testa. “We’re excited that they have decided to partner with us to give more families the choice of a low monthly payment option for funeral arrangements.”

About LendingUSA

LendingUSA is the #1 funeral financing solution in the country, and the only financing option of its kind to be exclusively endorsed by the NYSFDA. Its mission is to redefine how families pay for funerals, with pre-approval decisions in seconds and fast, direct funding to funeral homes. Designed to help funeral home owners grow their business, it helps limit undercutting by competitors and the need for recourse or collections.

For more information on LendingUSA, NYSFDA members can call (800) 574-9945 or sign up for a free demo at go.lendingusa.com/nysfda. All loans are made by Cross River Bank, a New Jersey State Chartered Bank. Member FDIC.

About the New York State Funeral Directors Association

The New York State Funeral Directors Association, Inc. (NYSFDA) is the largest organization representing the interests of funeral firms in New York State and is a nationally recognized leader of state funeral directors associations in the country. Headquartered in Albany, New York, NYSFDA provides high-quality services and opportunities to members, including a wide variety of education and programs to help members stay on top of their profession. They represent nearly 900 New York State funeral firms — all adhering to an enforceable Code of Ethics.