Personal loans

Life is full of changes, so it’s good to know there's help at hand.

If you're an existing Bank of Scotland customer our personal loans could help you pay for the things you need with monthly instalments to suit your budget.

  1. Overpay as much as you want, when you want
  2. Fixed loan repayments over 1 to 7 years
  3. Instant cash for most Internet Banking current account customers.

1% off loans for loyal customers

You will automatically receive a 1% loyalty discount if you meet the following criteria:

  • Held a current account with Bank of Scotland for more than 5 years
  • Borrow £7,500 to £25,000
  • Borrow over 1 to 5 years
  • 6.4% APR Representative

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Important information

Key information for our Bank of Scotland Unsecured Personal Loan
Interest charging information The interest rate is fixed and guaranteed for the life of the loan. Interest is charged and added to your loan account each month. We charge interest for the complete duration of the loan including the period between the start of your loan and your first repayment.
Repayment information Payment is by direct debit. The payments are monthly until the loan is repaid.
Repayment period You can choose to repay your loan over 1 to 7 years.
Amount of loan available Loans are available to existing customers from £1,000 to £25,000.
Arrangement fee There is no arrangement fee.
Default fees We may charge you for our other losses or reasonable costs as a result of you breaking the agreement, including the costs of finding, notifying or contacting you and enforcing the agreement.
Early settlement You can repay your loan in full or in part at any time during the repayment period. There is no early settlement adjustment made on our Flexbile Loan. An early settlement adjustment may be made on our other loan products.

Written quotations are available on request. All lending is subject to appraisal by the Bank of the applicant's financial status.

To apply for a loan, you must:

  • Be an existing Bank of Scotland customer
  • Be over 18 years old
  • Be in paid employment
  • Not be in full time education
  • Have a bank/building society account
  • Be a UK resident with a permanent UK address (excluding the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man)
  • Not have been declined for credit in the last month
  • Not have a history of bad credit such as arrears, county court judgements (CCJs), default or bankruptcy

Certain purposes of loan may be excluded or have limited repayment periods; please ring 08458 50 37 08 for details.

The rate you are offered will depend on credit assessment procedures, your personal circumstances and other related factors.

We charge interest for the complete duration of the loan including the period between the start of your loan and your first monthly repayment.

If you are in breach of your Bank of Scotland loan agreement we may take any money you owe us from any other Bank of Scotland accounts which have a credit balance, including a joint account providing the conditions allow and there are sufficient funds.

Products and offers are subject to conditions and can be withdrawn without notice.

Loans are provided by Bank of Scotland plc.
Registered Office: The Mound, Edinburgh EH1 1YZ.

 

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Representative example

Loan amount
£7,500
Monthly repayment
£167.73
Loan term (months)
60
Number of repayments
60
Total amount repayable
£10,063.94
Representative APR
12.9%
Annual interest rate (fixed)
12.24%