Borrowers who used a personal loan* via Lending Club to consolidate debt or pay off high interest credit cards report in a survey that the interest rate on their loan was an average of 25% lower than they were paying on their outstanding debt or credit cards.
Fixed rates and payments with no hidden fees**
All loans feature an affordable fixed rate, which means your monthly payment will never increase!
Single, convenient monthly payment
Loan payments are automatically scheduled each month. No more remembering to mail checks for each of your credit card bills.
A loan that can boost your credit score
By consolidating debt or paying off credit cards, you may improve your credit score. 74% of borrowers experience a FICO score increase three months after obtaining their loan, with an average score increase of 19 points2! And of course, checking your rate to view the loan offers you qualify for will not impact your credit score.
Partnership with Lending Club
BankNewport is dedicated to helping you achieve financial stability and success. That is why we have partnered with Lending Club, a trusted credit marketplace, to provide our customers a lower-cost alternative to a traditional consumer loan.
About Lending Club
Lending Club is the world's largest online credit marketplace. Borrowers access lower interest rate loans through a fast and easy online or mobile process. Lending Club operates fully online, and uses technology to lower cost. These lower costs are passed on to our customers in the form of lower rates on loans.
Important things to consider:
* All loans made by WebBank, a Utah-chartered Industrial Bank, Member FDIC. Your actual rate depends on credit score, loan amount, loan term, and credit usage & history. By clicking on the link above, you will be sharing with Lending Club and WebBank the fact that you are a BankNewport customer. The APR (Annual Percentage Rate) ranges from 5.99% to 35.89%. For example, with a credit grade of A1 you could receive a loan of $10,000 with an interest rate of 5.32% and a 1.00% origination fee of $100 for an APR of 5.99%. In this example, you will receive $9,900 and will make 36 monthly payments of $301.15. The total amount repayable will be $10,841.40. Your APR will be determined based on your credit at time of application. The origination fee ranges from 1% to 6% and the average origination fee is 5.44% as of Q4 2016. There is no down payment and there is never a prepayment penalty. Closing of your loan is contingent upon your agreement of all the required agreements and disclosures on the www.lendingclub.com website. All loans via Lending Club have a minimum repayment term of 36 months or longer.
** Origination fees apply and are deducted from total loan amount
1 Based on responses from 6,279 borrowers in a survey of 95,998 randomly selected borrowers conducted from 1/1/16 - 12/31/16. Borrowers who received a loan to consolidate existing debt or pay off their credit card balance reported that the interest rate on outstanding debt or credit cards was 20% and average interest rate on loans via Lending Club is 15.1%. The origination fee ranges from 1% to 6% and the average origination fee is 5.44% as of Q4 2016. Best APR is available to borrowers with excellent credit.
2 Average credit score change of all borrowers who took out a loan via Lending Club between January 1, 2013 and September 30, 2016 with a stated loan purpose of debt consolidation or pay off credit cards.