Warning About Borrowing
This statement is an Australian Government requirement under the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009.
It can be expensive to borrow small amounts of money and borrowing may not solve your money problems.
Check your options before you borrow: For information about other options for managing bills and debts,ring 1800 007 007 from anywhere in Australia to talk to a free and independent financial counsellor
- Talk to your electricity,gas,phone or water providers to see if you can work out a payment plan
- If you are on government benefits,ask if you can receive an advance from Centrelink:phone 13 17 94
The Government's MoneySmart website shows you how small amount loans work and suggests other options that may help you
How much does it cost?
Representative Example: $200 borrowed for 30 days. Amount payable is $248. Interest and fees are $48.
Payday Loans have the following simple cost structure:
20% of principal amount (establishment fee)
+ 4% of principal amount per month.
See our charges page for more information on loan repayments.
What Happens If I Can't Repay On Time?
If you can't repay on time please let the lender know immediately so they can reschedule the repayment. The fee for missing repayments can vary with each lending but could be in the region of $35.
Your lender will endeavor to contact you to try and sort out an affordable arrangement. If your account continues to be unresolved, daily fees will accrue.
Category: Payday loans