Bad Debt Loans - Easier Option for Borrowing Finance

by : Ashley Lewis

Bad debts against the name of borrower are a big hurdle for him in taking a new loan. Because of debts which the borrower is now finding hard to repay, the lender only thinks of high risks in lending money. However thanks to some lenders that bad debt loans are now a possibility. Through these loans a borrower can repay old debts or makes the use for variety of purposes including renovation of home that enhances home value, buys a car, pays for wedding or holiday expenses or goes for debt consolidation.

For the repaying convenience and also keeping requirements of the borrowers, bad debt loans lenders provide money under secured or unsecured options. Secured loans for bad debtors require borrower to place a valued property as collateral. Based on collateral value, lenders determine a loan amount. Usually up to ?75000 can be borrowed. This loan can be repaid in 5 to 25 years. But the biggest advantage is that bad debtor gets the secured loan at lower rate of interest.

Unsecured bad debt loans are given without collateral. These loans therefore are suitable to tenants or non-homeowners, though those who do not wish to put property at risk also are qualified for the loan. But to cut risks, lenders will charge higher rate of interest which may go further in case of borrowers' low credit score. Loan amount ranges from ? 5000 to ? 25000 for 5 to 25 years of duration.

Bad credit is already included in bad debt loans. Bad debtors usually have bad credit history also. So, do not worry about past credit problems such as late payments, defaults, CCJs or IVAs.

Ensure first comparing different lenders so that you can locate a suitable deal. Note that online lenders have competitive rate loan offers for bad debtors. Take rate quotes of online lenders so that you can extensively compare them.