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All our personal or car loans are offered unsecured, so we wont secure it against your car purchase.
Yes, you can sell the car but you must continue to pay towards the loan balance until it's cleared.
APR is the annual percentage rate (APR) and is used to describe the overall cost of money borrowed. It takes into account the interest rate, when it is charged (daily, weekly, monthly or annually), any fees charged when setting up the loan and any other costs applicable to the loan.
The APR makes it easy to compare different loan products across the market.
The representative APR is the rate a provider reasonably expects most applicants to receive. It's not a guarantee - your personal APR could be higher or lower than the advertised, representative APR.
The APR you receive may vary from the advertised rate. This is the representative rate which we expect most people who apply to get.
The rate you are offered will be a personalised rate based on your current individual circumstances, including credit information held about you by credit reference agencies, the loan amount you borrow and length of time you borrow for.
Yes. A credit check will be completed to help us make a decision on your loan application. Please read our decision explained leaflet for more information on how we assess your application.
Yes you can, however, before applying for a debt consolidation loan you should review your options to make sure that the loan which you are considering is right for you
Once accepted and we’ve received your signed agreements, funds will be transferred the following working day.
Yes. You’ll have 14 calendar days from the day after you receive your acceptance letter to withdraw from your Agreement. If you decide you no longer want a loan from us, just call 0800 169 2000 within this 14-day period.
Your first loan repayment will be one calendar month from the date the loan is released to you. You’ll see the date on your welcome letter. If this day falls on a bank holiday or weekend, the repayment will be made on the next working day.
Yes, you can settle your agreement early in-full or in-part, at any time. Please be aware if you make an early settlement in full, we will charge up to 58 days' interest.
If you wish to pay off your loan in-full you will firstly need to request a settlement quotation by calling us us on 0800 169 2000.
To make a partial settlement you can call us to make a debit card payment. As a result of any repayment we will reduce the term of your agreement unless you tell us otherwise.
If you are struggling to keep up with the repayments on your loan for whatever reason, we’re here to help. It is important that you call us on 0800 169 2000 and we’ll talk you through the options available to you.
There are lots of organisations that can provide confidential, impartial and free help and advice. More information can be found in our leaflet Are you in financial difficulties?
If you are already in touch with an organisation that is giving you financial advice, please let us know and we can deal with them directly.
Your Post Office Loan is regulated by the Consumer Credit Act 1974 (CCA) which gives you certain protections and entitlements when entering into a credit agreement. One of these entitlements is that you can choose to repay your loan either partially or in full before the end of the term you originally signed up for.
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