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To the extent permitted by law, we are not liable to any person in relation to use of the website, and you waive all claims against us in relation to your use of the website. The materials on this web site are provided "as is". Jacaranda Finance makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Furthermore, we do not warrant that the website will always be accessible and we do not warrant that the website is free from anything that may damage any device used to access the website.
We are bound by the National Privacy Principals and under the Privacy Act 1988 and as such, any information concerning the Client and their respective Client Records may be passed to third parties. However, Client records are regarded as confidential and therefore will not be divulged to any third party, other than trusted partners who are necessary to provide the services heir in or if legally required to do so to the appropriate authorities.
Third Party Websites
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Jacaranda Finance maintains reasonable measures to protect the security and confidentiality of your personal information from misuse, interference and loss, unauthorized access, modification or disclosure. We have constructed our systems and processes to protect your information from square one. Please refer to our Security Policy for more information.
Collection & use of Information
Any information you provide Jacaranda Finance by any means, is only collected for reasons that are reasonably necessary or related to business functions or activities conducted by Jacaranda Finance. The purposes we collect this information include:
- Accept and process your application for a loan in accordance with the requirements by law;
- Assess your personal and/or commercial creditworthiness;
- To gather and aggregate information for statistical, prudential, actuarial and research purposes;
- Make a determination about the risk of you defaulting on your obligations to us;
- To develop and implement measures to detect or prevent fraud and credit loss;
- Undertake, where appropriate, risk assessment and management involving securitisation, credit scoring, portfolio analysis, reporting and fraud prevention and claim recovery;
- If your application is successful, provide you with a loan and determine on what terms we will do so;
- Manage your account with us;
- Assist in the resolution of any dispute you have with us;
- Provide you with information about other products or services we currently offer, or may offer in the future or are offered by our commercial partners, and
- Satisfy an obligation we may have under the law to collect personal information or make assessments.
The kinds of personal information we may collect about you include:
- Your name, address, occupation, age, gender, your e-mail addresses, bank account details, income details, and other financial information.
- Information about your transactions with us or others, such as payment history and loan balances, and information you provide when you contact our customer service department.
- Information we receive from third parties, such as credit reporting bodies and other lenders.
- Information we receive from other third parties, such as lead providers and others.
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If you have a complaint or dispute in relation to the website, please contact us using our contact details published on the website. Please also consider reading our Dispute Resolution Policy.
Exclusions & Limitations
The information on this web site is provided on an "as is" basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Jacaranda Finance:
- Excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies or omissions in this website and/or Jacaranda Finance literature; and
- Excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised Jacaranda Finance of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software, systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages.
Jacaranda Finance does not however exclude liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence. The above exclusions and limitations apply only to the extent permitted by law. None of your statutory rights as a consumer are affected.
Examples of what loans might cost.
Small Personal Loan
Up to 20% Establishment Fee
+ monthly fee up to 4%
Jacaranda Finance does not charge an annual interest rate on SACC loans. These small amount loans incur 'fees' instead of interest. The maximum comparison rate on our loans between $300 and $2000 is 199.43%.WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate
Loan Amount of $1,000 over 6 months repayable weekly (25 weekly repayments). $1,000 (Principal Amount) + $200 (20% Establishment Fee) + $240 (fees based on 4% per month over 25 weeks) = $1,440 total repayable in 25 weekly installments of $57.60.
Loan Amount of $1,000 over 12 months repayable weekly (50 weekly repayments). $1,000 (Principal Amount) + $200 (20% Establishment Fee) + $480 (fees based on 4% per month over 50 weeks) = $1,680 total repayable in 50 weekly installments of $33.60.
Medium Personal Loan
Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is 48%
Comparison Rate is 67.41% per annum.
This comparison rate is based on a medium amount credit contract of $2,500 repaid over 2 years with a $400 establishment fee and APR of 48%.WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate
Loan Amount of $3,000 over 18 months repayable weekly (78 weekly repayments). $3,000 (Principle Amount) + $400 (Establishment Fee) + $1,379.06 (reducing interest*) = $4,779.06 total repayable over 18 months with weekly installments of $61.27.
Loan Amount of $4,500 over 24 months repayable weekly (104 weekly repayments). $4,500 (Principle Amount) + $400 (Establishment Fee) + $2,732.56 (reducing interest*) = $7,632.56 total repayable over 24 months with weekly installments of $73.39.
Large Personal Loan
Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is 21.24%
Comparison rate is 48% per annum.
Loan Amount of $5,000 over 18 months repayable weekly (78 weekly repayments). $5,000 (Principle Amount) + $2,027.80 (Interest) = $7,027.80 total repayable over 18 months with weekly installments of $90.10.
Loan Amount of $10,000 over 24 months repayable weekly (104 weekly repayments). $10,000 (Principle Amount) + $5,577.12 (Interest) = $15,577.12 total repayable over 24 months with weekly installments of $149.78.