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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Loan
Avg. 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%
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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

What is a Personal Line of Credit?: Pros and Cons

Unsecured personal lines of credit allow you to draw funds at your leisure, without the need to take the full loan as a lump sum. This is... Read More

Upgrade Personal Loan Review: Best for Applicants With Good to Excellent Credit

Upgrade offers personal loans of up to $35,000. Click to read more about what it takes to qualify at Upgrade, if it's the right fit for you... Read More

What is a Commercial Auto Loan? How Can You Get One?

A commercial auto loan is a type of loan used by businesses to buy vehicles needed for work-related operations. Read more about how to get... Read More

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... Read More

How to Get a Commercial Real Estate Loan: What Do Lenders Consider?

Purchasing property is one of the biggest investments a small business can undertake. Read our guide on what to expect when applying for a... Read More

Contract Financing: What is It and How Does it Work?

Contract financing lets you receive an advance on work your business is contracted to perform. Click to read more about how contract... Read More

Equipment Financing: How Does It Work?

Equipment financing lets you purchase equipment and machinery necessary for your business. Find out more about how equipment loans work,... Read More

OneMain Financial vs. Avant: Which Personal Loan is a Better Fit for You?

Trying to decide between a personal loan from OneMain Financial or Avant? Click to read our analysis of each lender, including when to pick... Read More

Best Small Business Loans for Minority Entrepreneurs

While minorities own 29% of all businesses in the U.S., they are more three times more likely to be declined for a loan than a non-minority... Read More