Put the home equity into action and fulfil a major monetary need

by CARLETON CARL Article Posted: 12/08/2006

Secured loans are all about taking out the home equity and put it into action for fulfilling any major personal need. These loans are offered against the home of the borrower. The lender is given the legal right to take possession of the borrower’s home if the later fails to pay off the loan. Thus these loans are risk free for the lenders but risky for the borrower. Since secured loans are risky for the borrowers many people shy away from taking these loans. They think it better to go for other types of loans that are not secured against any property. But, though secured loan involves risk, it also comes with easily manageable terms. The flexible terms enable the borrower pay off the loan comfortably and overtake the risk. Secured loans are generally long term loans. The borrower gets an extended period of time to repay the loan. The interest rate of these loans is also comparatively lower than other type of loans. The long repayment period together with low interest rate keeps the monthly instalment small. So the borrower does not need to spend all his monthly income for making repayment of the loan. Another plus point of secured loan is that a poor credit score is accepted easily in this loan. The lender has the assurance of getting back his money. He knows it well that he can retrieve his money through the security even if the borrower fails to repay the loan. So he does not bother about the bad credit history of the borrower. Only a stable income is sufficient to convince him for offering the loan.

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