#40 - A Deep Dive Into Flight School Financing with Anthony Geraci
Passive Income PilotsOctober 10, 2023x
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#40 - A Deep Dive Into Flight School Financing with Anthony Geraci

On this episode of Passive Income Pilots, Tait and Ryan interview Anthony Geraci. Anthony Geraci is the CEO of Stratus Financial. He is a serial entrepreneur with several successful companies and a results-driven CEO and Board Member. He is also a mentor to CEOs nationwide and a team builder who is passionate about company culture. Anthony Geraci, Esq., is also the CEO and a partner at Geraci, where he is responsible for firm strategy and development of Geraci’s team and culture. Anthony is skilled in mortgage lending and securities law and has authored numerous articles on real estate finance and security subjects. In 2018, he authored the book Earning Money While You Sleep. Anthony shares his insights on financing flight training and the benefits for aspiring pilots. He discusses alternative affordable options and highlights the flexibility in pilot training requirements. Anthony touches on loan rates, payment structures, and the platform's investment fund. He emphasizes their commitment to providing solutions and assistance to borrowers. Enjoy the show!

Timestamped Show Notes

(00:00) Intro

(03:40) From attorney to pilot

(06:47) Financing for aspiring aviators vs. later-in-life individuals

(09:13) The current opportune time for pilot training

(13:30) How to use Stratus to finance flight school

(15:32) Flight school funding criteria and syllabus requirements

(19:48) Flexible loan options based on creditworthiness and co-signers

(27:19) Investment opportunities

(30:48) Starting the fund and building a track record

(37:05) Impact of single pilot system on pilot jobs

(49:15) Aviation Mentors podcast

(50:19) How to learn more about Stratus

(51:07) Outro

Connect with Anthony

Website: https://stratus.finance/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/stratus-financial/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthony-geraci/ 

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