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Loan Protection Products

We offer a variety of Loan Protection Products to assist you in case of unforeseen circumstances.

Debt Protection

Coverage that cancels/waives all or a portion of your loan balance when a specified protected event occurs, which helps provide you with financial protection and peace of mind.

Benefits of Debt Protection

  • Convenient – The cost of coverage is included in your monthly payment.
  • Easy to acquire at an affordable cost.
  • Coverage begins immediately.
  • Helps cancel/waive your monthly payment at a time when your income might be reduced and your expenses higher.
  • Helps reduce your financial risk.
  • Provides peace of mind to you and your family.

Life is Unpredictable

Take the worry out of unexpected life events that could happen during the term of your loan.
Protecting your loan with Debt Protection means all or a portion of your loan balance or monthly payment may be canceled/waived in the event of your: Death, Total Disability, or Involuntary Job Loss.

With Debt Protection, You Can

  • Maintain your standard of living
  • Keep your assets from being used
  • Protect your cash flow.

Act Today

Increase the value of your future by protecting your loan with any of these optional coverages. Limitations and exclusions may apply. For details about coverage and costs, please contact us.

It's worth $20,000 on the lot...but only $15,000 on the street! Your NEW car becomes a USED car as soon as you drive it off the lot. If the value of your car is less than the balance of your auto loan, you're "upside down," and there is a gap that isn't covered by standard auto insurance. This difference requires a special type of protection called GAP coverage.

How GAP coverage works:

  • Amount you owe on your auto loan: $20,000
  • Your car's "actual cash value" at the time of loss: $15,000
  • What the insurance company pays after the deductible: $14,500
  • GAP helps waive: $5,500

Visual depiction of what you owe, what insurance pays, and what GAP helps waive

What is GAP? Peace of mind!

If your vehicle is ever totaled or stolen, your primary insurance will usually pay only the current market value of your vehicle, less your deductible. If the actual cash value is less than your current loan amount, the result could be a financial gap where you must pay the difference between your loan balance and your insurance settlement. This could mean thousands of dollars out of your pocket.

Help eliminate this possible out-of-pocket burden with GAP.

  • Help ensure peace of mind that you will not continue to owe for a vehicle you can't drive
  • Help protect your credit rating

Do you need GAP protection?

A car starts depreciating as soon as you buy it, but never more than when you drive it off the lot - turning it from a "new" car to a "used" car. To estimate the anticipated depreciation and potential GAP risk, please contact Peach State and ask to receive a GAP Risk Illustration through the VisualGAP system.

Graph illustrating amount you owe on your auto loan vs your vehicle's value

Additional Benefit
GAP Coverage at Peach State also includes an Auto Deductible Reimbursement:
The Auto Deductible Reimbursement will pay up to $1,000 per loss (unlimited losses per year) when a loss is filed and paid by your auto insurance company for a covered auto that you own or lease as evidenced by the title, registration or loan document. It insures your auto under an Auto Insurance Policy designating you as the named insured. Filing your claim is simple and easy – just call 877.296.4892 or visit www.assuranceplus.com/claims to get started!

In addition to offering new, used, and refinanced auto loans, we also offer Extended Vehicle Service Contracts through Warrantech Warranty Corporation for your auto, truck, or van. Get peace of mind and protection against expensive, unexpected automotive repair costs when you purchase an Extended Vehicle Service Contract.

Buy an Extended Vehicle Service Contract for less than the cost at most dealerships and enjoy:

  • Coverage of most major components in the event of a breakdown
  • No-hassle Direct Payment: no reimbursement forms
  • A one-time premium that may be financed along with your vehicle

Put the brakes on expensive car repairs. A factory warranty may not be enough. Most major repairs occur after the manufacturer’s warranty expires. Consider adding an extended vehicle service contract to your loan. Coverage obtained through Peach State may save you money when compared to dealer plans.

Available Features Include:

  • Low deductibles – options of $0, $50, $100 or $200 available
  • Coverage for vehicles up to 11 years old with up to 150,000 miles on the odometer
  • Bumper-to-Bumper Exclusionary Coverage on vehicles up 11 years old and with less than 100,000 miles
  • Toll-free roadside assistance
  • Toll-free claims phone number
  • Trip interruption coverage
  • Increased vehicle resale value
  • Repair work may be performed by a dealership, franchise repair facility, or an independent repair shop
  • Claims are paid directly via credit card
  • Service contracts are valid in the U.S. and Canada

Why purchase an Extended Vehicle Service Contract?

Did you know that 81% of credit union members who purchase a service contract will have at least one mechanical breakdown? Extended coverage can help you save money if your car ever needs to be repaired and your manufacturer’s warranty has expired. In addition, it could help if you re-sell your vehicle. Pre-owned car buyers look more favorable upon a vehicle that comes with coverage. It represents a vehicle that has likely been well maintained by its owner. Should the buyer of the vehicle decline the option to transfer your coverage, you can cancel and apply for a pro-rated refund.

How do you get an Extended Vehicle Service Contract?

Contact your Peach State loan representative or call Warrantech toll-free at 800.358.2655.

To learn more about any of our Loan Protection Products and find out which one is right for you, call our Loans By Phone Center at 770.580.6000 or visit any of our convenient branch locations.

  • Insurance and warranty products are not products of the credit union and are not obligations of or guaranteed by the credit union. Insurance or warranties may be purchased from an agent or an insurance company of the member's choice; and credit union makes no representations as to the services of any provider.

Corporate Office

1505 Lakes Parkway, Suite 100
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
No branch onsite.

Routing Number: 261174759

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