Loans

Loans are a vital part of your financial life, whether you're buying a home or car, paying for college or growing a small business.

What We Can Do for You

Our reviews and guides can help you with each stage of the loan application and repayment process, whether you're applying for a mortgage, personal loan or small business loan.

What types of loans are available?


We take a look at some of most common reasons people take out loans and what you can expect for each type of loan.


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LoanAvg. Interest Rate
30-yr Mortgage4.0-4.5%
Auto loan3.6-15.2%
Student loan3.7-6.3%
Personal loan10.3-32.0%
Small business loan2.2-66.5%

Loans 101

Before you apply for a loan, our guides can help explain what loans are, how they work and what you can expect throughout the application and repayment process.


Getting a Loan

Our guides will walk you through the process of applying for a loan, signing the loan agreement and repaying the loan.


Types of Loans

Loans can be used for almost anything from purchasing a house or car, to paying for school or expanding a business. Our guides explain the most common types of loans.

Average Loan Interest Rates: Car, Home, Student, Small Business, and Personal Loans

Here we'll cover the average loan interest rates for car, home, student, small business, and personal loans. Click to learn more about how...

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Loan Articles

Funding Circle Small Business Loan Review: P2P Loans with Lower APRs

Funding Circle matches accredited individual and institutional investors with small businesses that need funds in the U.S., U.K., Spain,... Read More

Fundbox Invoice Financing Review: Unpaid Invoice Funding for Newer Businesses

Fundbox offers invoice financing to small businesses in the U.S. Click to read our review and see if Fundbox is a good solution for your... Read More

BlueVine Capital Review: Faster Cash, Greater Flexibility

BlueVine offers invoice factoring, which is an alternative method of lending that involves the presale of invoices to improve cash flows.... Read More

QuarterSpot Small Business Loans: Good for Unsecured Loans

QuarterSpot offers small business loans to businesses located in the U.S. Click to read our review and see if a QuarterSpot loan might work... Read More

Fundation Small Business Loan Review: A Good Choice for Lower APRs

Fundation is a direct lender that offers small business loans online. Click to read our review and see if a Fundation loan is right for you... Read More

SnapCap Small Business Loan Review: Fast Loans from an Alternative Lender

SnapCap is an online lender that provides small business loans for working capital, inventory purchases, business expansion and equipment... Read More

SmartBiz Small Business Loan Review: Quicker SBA Loans

SmartBiz is an online lender that offers SBA 7(a) loans through an automated online application process. Click to read our review and see... Read More

Small Business Startup Loans of 2019: The 8 Best Options

If you’re just starting a business, it can be difficult to find funding. Click to read what the best options are for small business startup... Read More

Don’t Qualify for a Small Business Bank Loan? Here’s What You Can Do

Obtaining a business loan can be difficult and if you don't qualify for a business loan, there are steps and actions to take to put... Read More