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There are lots of credit types to choose from, depending on your immediate and longer-term needs. If you’re planning to borrow money, it’s important to understand how credit works first.
Lenders usually charge interest as a percentage of anything you borrow. Other fees and charges might also apply.
To make a decision on a credit application, it’s usual for lenders and other service providers to complete credit checks, assessing your reliability as a borrower, and the risk of lending to you.
We want you to find a product that's right for your circumstances, which is why we adhere to the Standards of Lending Practice, which are monitored and enforced by the LSB.
To find out more you can read the statement of responsibilities, which details what's expected of us, the lender and you the borrower.