up to £750
SmartPig are an online payday lender that is targeted to UK students only. Smart-Pig.com was created by students at Warwick and Hertfordshire to help out with finance, that is mostly unavailable for students, due to not having a credit score.
About SmartPig loans
SmartPig are an online payday lender that is targeted to UK students only. Smart-Pig.com was created by students at Warwick and Hertfordshire to help out with finance, that is mostly unavailable for students, due to not having a credit score. Students can apply of a loan of up to £350 that is repaid when their next student grant is due. SmartPig have a maximum loan term of 180 days. Students that have a student loan, grant or bursary from Student Finance of England and Wales, SAAS or the NHS are able to apply for a loan. First time lenders at SmartPig are limited to a loan amount of £250. SmartPig short term loans are very popular and have helped over 50,000 UK students.
Representative example: Loan £100 over 40 days. Interest rate 292% pa (fixed). Total amount payable £132. Representative 1160% APR.
How quickly do I get my loan?
Smart pig loans use the faster payments system to transfer money quickly into your chosen bank account. Once the application has been approved funds are usually transferred within one hour.
How do I repay my loan?
The terms of a SmartPig loan is that it must be repaid inform when you receive your next student loan deposit. The term can be up to a maximum of 180 days, if you settle your account sooner you are able to save money by not accruing interest. All repayments are taken directly from your debit card on the agreed date at application.
What happens if I miss payments?
The smart pig customer care team are available on 0203 5071 930 and you should contact them as soon as possible if you think you may not be able to meet an agreed repayment date, you can also email them at email@example.com. You will not be charged a fee for missing payments or for making a late payment as SmartPig have an interest cap of 50% of the total loan amount borrowed, the majority of payday loans have a cap at 100%, this is something all borrowers should consider. There is also a 10-day grace period on payments, that will help if your student loan is not cleared in time for the payment debit.
Loan Qualification Criteria
- You must be in receipt of a Student Loan, Grant or Bursary from Student Finance England/Wales, SAAS or the NHS
- You must be over 18 years of age
- You must be a resident of the UK
- You must be studying at a UK university
- You must have a valid UK bank account with a debit card
- Smart-Pig are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority
- Members of the Consumer Credit Trade Association
- Smart-Pig.com is a trading style of FCL Consumer Finance Ltd
0203 5071 930 firstname.lastname@example.org www.smart-pig.com
Late repayments can often lead into serious money problems, for help before you find yourself in trouble, go to The Money Advice Service and they will give you unbiased advice on how to address your financial issues. Your University may also be able to offer financial advice and support.