Standard Chartered does not offer the least expensive debt consolidation loans for new customers. However, it is a great option for those seeking to refinance their existing debt consolidation plan, due to its current promotion.
|Summary of Standard Chartered's Debt Consolidation Loans|
|Competitive Interest Rates: from 3.98% p.a. (7.70% EIR)|
|High Processing Fee: S$199|
|Promotion: 5% cashback (refinancing only)|
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What Makes Standard Chartered's Debt Consolidation Plans Stand Out to Borrowers
Standard Chartered charges one of the lowest interest rates (from 3.98% p.a.) on the market for debt consolidation loans. However, the bank also charges a processing fee of S$199, which is much more than those of other lenders. For this reason, Standard Chartered is not the best choice for those seeking to apply for a debt consolidation plan for their outstanding loans.
With that being said, Standard Chartered's current promotion makes it a great option for those seeking to refinance their current debt consolidation loan. The bank is currently offering 5% cashback to refinancing customers, which drives down the overall cost significantly. This is especially true for debt consolidation loans with larger balances, as borrowers with these loans stand to earn more cashback. Please keep in mind that Standard Chartered advertises interest rates starting from 3.98% p.a. (7.70% EIR). This suggests that not all borrowers will receive this low rate. This makes it important to enquire about your eligibility before applying.
Who Can Apply: Eligibility Criteria
Only Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents are eligible for Standard Chartered's debt consolidation loans. Furthermore, the Standard Chartered DCP is only available to those that earn S$30,000 - S$120,000 annually, who also have unsecured outstanding balance of more than 12 times their monthly income. Finally, eligible applicants must be 21-65 years old.
Standard Chartered Debt Consolidation Plan Eligibility
- Citizenship: Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
- Annual Income: Minimum $30,000 to less than $120,000
- Unsecured Outstanding Balances: 12x of monthly income
- Age: 21-65 years old
Other Charges and Fees
|Early Redemption Fee||$250 or 5% of the outstanding principal (whichever is higher)|
How to Apply: Application Process
You can easily apply for Standard Chartered's debt consolidation plan by clicking any of the buttons on this page. You will be prompted to submit personal and financial information and documentation. These are standard across most DCP lenders and help the bank better understand your borrowing profile.
Standard Chartered DCP - Required Application Documents
- NRIC (front & back)
- Credit Bureau (CBS) Report
- Latest Credit Card & Unsecured Credit Facilities Statements
- Latest Income Documents