An Alternative To Payday Loans

If you’re in need of a quick and easy loan, a payday loan isn’t your only option. Jacaranda Finance offers
fast personal loans from $5,000 to $25,000 and once approved, the funds can be in your account in 60-seconds3.

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Borrow $5,000 to $25,000
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Same-Day Approval2
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24-48 month terms

Check If You Qualify

With no impact on your credit score!

Check If You Qualify with no impact on your credit score!

*Subject to lending criteria, T's and C's'

*Subject to lending criteria, T's and C's'

If you’re in need of a quick and easy loan, a payday loan isn’t your only option. Jacaranda Finance offers
fast personal loans from $5,000 to $25,000 and once approved, the funds can be in your account in 60-seconds3.

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Borrow $5,000 to $25,000
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Same-Day Approval2
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24-48 month terms

Need money fast? Apply for a Jacaranda personal loan

When you consider the pitfalls of a payday loan, taking out a personal loan might be a safer alternative if you’re in need of quick cash. Jacaranda Finance offers fast cash loans from $5,000 to $25,000 with loan terms up to 48 months. With a simple online application form, same-day outcomes2, and 60-second transfers3, Jacaranda Finance is a quick and easy way to get your hands on the funds you need fast.

Loan Details
Loan Amounts:

$5,000 to $25,000

Loan Terms:

24 months to 48 months

Loan Type:
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Secured and unsecured

Rate Type:

Fixed

Repayment Options:

Weekly, fortnightly or monthly

No Early Payout or Exit Fees:

Customers who pay their loan out early do not incur any additional fees or charges for doing so. Fixed fees that have already been incurred are due and payable.

Personal Loans Online Up To $25,000

Money in your bank account and ready to use in 60-seconds3 once approved.

Why choose a Jacaranda Loan?

We’re a fast, reliable and fair lender that’s been helping Aussies since 2014 - here's why we think you should choose us.

We could help your credit score improve

We’re a part of the Comprehensive Credit Reporting (CCR) regime, which makes it much easier to build your credit history and credit score. By making your loan repayments on time and in full, we can communicate this positive repayment information to the credit bureaus, which could help improve your credit score over time.

Find out more about how Comprehensive Credit Reporting works here.

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What can I use a personal loan for?

If you’re in need of some extra cash for unexpected expenses, car repairs, or to help you manage vet bills, a personal loan with Jacaranda Finance could have you covered.

  • Medical & Dental Expenses
  • Rental bonds
  • Buying Furniture or White Goods
  • Car Repairs
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Vet bills
  • Holiday Expenses
  • Medical & Dental Expenses
  • Rental bonds
  • Buying Furniture or White Goods
  • Car Repairs
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Vet bills
  • Holiday Expenses

Rates & Fees

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  • Unsecured
    Personal Loan
    $5,000 - $15,000
    Interest Rate
    17.95% to 27.95%
    Comparison Rate
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    32.40% to 42.80%
    Loan Term
    24 - 36 months
    Repayment Cycle
    Weekly, fortnightly or monthly
    Secured or Unsecured
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    Unsecured
    Establishment Fees
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    $475 to $990
    Monthly Fees
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    $24 p/month
    Risk Fee
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    $140 to $995
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    Comparison Rate Warning: the comparison rate is based on $10,000 over 36 months. WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.
  • Secured
    Personal Loan
    $5,000 - $25,000
    Interest Rate
    14.95% to 27.95%
    Comparison Rate
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    29.30% to 42.80%
    Loan Term
    24 - 48 months
    Repayment Cycle
    Weekly, fortnightly or monthly
    Secured or Unsecured
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    Secured
    Establishment Fees
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    $475 to $990
    Monthly Fees
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    $24 p/month
    Risk Fee
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    $0 to $995
    Comparison Rate Warning*
    Comparison Rate Warning: the comparison rate is based on $10,000 over 36 months. WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.
This is not an offer for credit. The amount you can borrow as well as the offer you receive may vary once you complete an application and all relevant details are captured and verified. Fees, credit criteria and terms and conditions apply. Example tables and calculators are illustrative only and are not intended to be your sole source of information when making a financial decision. Consider whether to get advice from a licensed financial adviser.

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  • It is easy to apply online, fast, reliable and they will try to help you as much as they can. I can recommend it to - See More
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    So jacaranda finance.. Were great to deal with I was informed where my application was up to every step of the way. My application started on a Saturday and rolled over to the Monday before i received payment... And I wasnt forgotten about or left wondering what was going on. Although I didn't get the amount requested they were able to help me. When others would not.. Defiantly recommenced - See Less
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THE APPLICATION PROCESS

We Make Applying Easy

We know how important it is to receive your funds in a timely manner. As a hard-working Australian, you don’t have time to waste on needless paperwork.

That’s why our loan application process has been perfected over time to be as simple and quick as possible.

Am I eligible for a loan?

  • Be at least 19 years of age
  • Be employed on a permanent or casual basis, with consistent income for 90 days
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident with a fixed address.
  • Have an active email address, phone number, & online banking details in your name.
  • Be in control of your current finances and handling existing financial commitments comfortably.

Information you will need to provide:

  • Basic personal information (i.e. full name, address, D.O.B, number of dependants etc.)
  • Employment status & details
  • Your bank statements*

*This is standard procedure for loan applications across the industry. Data is safely secured with 256-bit SSL encryption. We utilise safe and secure third-party Open Banking service providers to make this quick and easy for you.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find out all the answers to the most common questions about our personal loans.

A personal loan can be a handy way to access finance online. Jacaranda Finance offers personal loans from $5,000 to $25,000 with flexible repayments and no hidden fees or charges. So whether you need a bit of extra cash to sort out car repairs, or to cover an unexpected expense, we might have a loan option for you.

You can apply for varying loan amounts with Jacaranda, depending on your needs. With our Express Personal Loan, you can borrow between $5,000 and $25,000. 

For detailed information about who our products are designed for, please review our Target Market Determinations.

Use our loan repayment estimate calculator to get a guide on what your repayments could be. To get an idea of what rates, fees and charges are associated with our loans, visit our rates and fees page.

The interest rate, fees and charges applied to your loan will depend on your individual circumstances and the information verified during the loan assessment. It will also depend on our assessment criteria, loan amount, and loan term for which you qualify.

Use our loan repayment estimate calculator to get a guide on what your repayments could be. To get an idea of what rates, fees and charges are associated with our loan products, visit our rates and fees page.

Repayments on your loan are automatically set up to be deducted via direct debit from your bank account in line with your pay cycle.

Provided you are meeting your minimum contractual repayments, you can change the date of your direct debit payments, make extra repayments, change your bank account details and more from either the FastMoney app or online portal.

Download the app on the Google or Apple store today.

Read more: Personal Loan Repayments 101.

Use our loan repayment estimate calculator to get a guide on what your repayments could be. To get an idea of what rates, fees and charges are associated with our loan products, visit our rates and fees page.

If you're approved, all of the loan details, including the repayments, terms, interest rate and fees, will be in the loan contract for you to review before signing.

It's possible to receive a loan offer from us if you have 'bad credit'. We offer fast and reliable personal loans for applicants with varying credit histories. If you're in a good financial position and handling your existing financial commitments comfortably, check if you're eligible and submit an application.

We accept a wider range of credit history than a bank or a prime lender. But we do not recommend submitting an application if you're currently or recently bankrupt (you must be three years discharged and in control of your finances) or if you are not comfortably repaying your existing financial obligations.

No. As a responsible lending body, Jacaranda Finance is required to complete a credit check on all applications. We use the information you provide in the online application form as well as information on your bank statements to make sure that you qualify for a loan product during our credit assessment. If you don't qualify, your application will be declined without a credit check being conducted.

Once we have verified that you meet our non-credit report-related criteria, we do perform a credit check as part of our credit assessment, where an inquiry will be left on your credit file.

We will never perform a credit check without your express consent, which you provide to us when you apply for a loan with Jacaranda Finance. We store your acknowledgement and consent for seven years, and it can be supplied on demand.

There are four credit reporting bodies that we may use to conduct a credit check:

  • Equifax
  • Experian
  • illion
  • Talefin
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