When it comes to your household appliances some are easier to fix or replace than others. If your boiler stops working and leaves you without heating and hot water it can seem like the end of the world, especially in the winter months. As they can be expensive to fix or replace, you may be wondering where you're going to get the cash from at short notice. That's where our boiler loans can help.
You could borrow between £100 and £5000 from Dot Dot Loans. With repayment terms of 3 to 48 months, depending on the amount you chose to borrow. Here we try to explain all about a boiler loan and how one from Dot Dot Loans could help you out.
A boiler loan involves you borrowing money from a lender to help pay for repairs to your broken boiler or to buy a new one if it can't be fixed. You will borrow the amount you need and repay it plus interest over a set period of time, just like any other loan.
Using Dot Dot Loans for your boiler loan is easy. You can fill out our online application in minutes and get an initial decision straightaway. And once you've signed the loan agreement and we've made our final decision you could have your money within the hour.
A boiler loan can be used for anything related to your boiler, perhaps you need a new PCB or to replace the whole unit. You can use a boiler loan towards paying for it. The amount you'll need to borrow, will depend on the work that needs to be carried out.
Get in contact with a qualified heating engineer, as they'll be able to advise you on the problem and whether it can be fixed. They will also give you a quote for how much it'll cost, so you'll know how much you need to borrow.
If you're looking for a loan, it's important that you choose the right lender. Here are just some of the reasons to choose us:
Our boiler loans are designed to be simple and straightforward, allowing you to get the money you need. And as we're a direct lender, not a broker you will deal with us from start to finish.
A boiler loan from Dot Dot works the same way as any other type of loan. Apply online and if you're approved, we'll transfer the money to your bank account. It's that simple.
Not all broken boilers need to be replaced, sometimes a new part may do the trick to get your heating and hot water back up and running. Our short-term boiler loans range from £100 to £1000, meaning you can borrow a small amount of money to get your boiler repaired. You won't be tied into a long-term agreement either, as our short-term loans have fixed repayment periods of three, six or nine months.
Our long-term boiler loans range from £1,500 to £5,000, with fixed monthly repayment terms of 18, 24, 36 or 48 months, depending on the amount you borrow. On average it costs between £1000 and £3500 to replace your existing boiler with a new one. Finding that sort of money quickly can be difficult, that's where a loan for a new boiler from Dot Dot Loans can help.
Start your application by using our short-term or long-term loan calculators to see what the cost of your loan will look like. Once you're happy with your chosen amount and repayment terms, select 'apply now' to start the loan application.
When you've submitted your application, we will carry out a credit check and affordability assessment. But that doesn't mean you need to have a perfect credit score. We'll look at your income and outgoings, and review your application based on your situation as a whole.
Our aim is to give you a quick initial decision so that you can get the money in your account as soon as possible. Short-term boiler loans can be with you on the same day. For a long-term boiler loan, we hope to approve your application and transfer the loan on the next working day.
Before taking out any type of loan you should consider how it will impact your finances, especially if they are already stretched. You should consider the following questions:
If you're struggling with money worries, you can get in contact with the following organisations who offer free and independent financial advice:
We want our boiler loans to be available to as many people as possible. You can apply if:
As we are a responsible lender, all applications are properly assessed before making a lending decision. We'll consider your credit history as well as how affordable the repayments will be when considering your application.
If your score is less than ideal, there's no need to worry – bad credit boiler loans are an option with Dot Dot Loans.
Our loans are for people looking to borrow money that may not be able to from other lenders. After all, we don't think a bad credit history should hold you back.
As we are a responsible lender, we will still check your credit score, however it will be considered alongside other factors like your income and outgoings. This will help us make our lending decision.
That depends on whether you have chosen a short-term or long-term boiler loan.
The size of your fixed monthly repayments for your boiler loan will depend on the amount of money you borrow. Before you apply, you’ll be able to see how much the monthly repayments would be, by using our loan calculators.
Repayments are then collected monthly, usually around the date you're paid, via Direct Debit. We do this automatically, so you don't have to remember to make them every month. You can keep track of your repayments through the customer portal.
If you ever miss a payment or are late making one on your boiler loan you won't be charged any extra fees. However, you should get in contact with us if you don't think you'll make a repayment, so we can try figure out an alternative solution.
We don't have any hidden fees or charges on our boiler loans. The amount you see when you apply will never change, not even for late or missed payments.
The interest rate on your loan for a new boiler will be fixed upfront and will depend on how much you borrow. A fixed interest rate means it won't change from month to month, allowing you to budget for your repayments a lot easier.
Whether you need a loan for a new boiler or to help pay for repairs to your current one, Dot Dot Loans may be able to help. You can apply online in minutes and depending on how much you would like to borrow, have your money the same day or day after.
Our boiler loans are simple and straightforward. Plus, they're all unsecured, so you won't have to offer your property or other assets as security.
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