Looking for a flexible, responsible, fixed-rate education loan?

Quick, easy education and study loans chosen by parents and higher education students across Australia.

  • Flexibility. $500-$10,000 over 3-36 months.
  • Freedom. For any education expenses.
  • Affordability. Personalised terms. Low costs.

How Much?

$500 $10,000

How Long?

6 months 36 months

Interest rate

19.9%

Min weekly repayment

$72.48

Comparison rate from p.a.

44.2%

Total repayment

$3,766

How it works

With no early payout fees, our short term loans are perfect if you need a quick cash stopgap. And because our low interest rates are personalised, they’re highly competitive, whatever your credit rating.

Apply in Minutes

Choose your $500-$10,000 loan and apply online.

Get a Decision

We'll contact you, verify your details and give you an answer.

Receive your funds

Sign your contract and receive your funds overnight.

How can we help you?

Below you’ll find answers to the most frequently asked education loan questions

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Personalised education loans for students across Australia.

At Fair Go, we’re here to help our customers throughout Australia move forward. That’s why the education and study loans we provide for parents and higher education students mean so much to us – they’re here to help you and your loved ones broaden your horizons and get on in life.

With fixed fees and flexible repayment terms that we personalise to minimise your borrowing costs, we’ve used all our finance and tech know-how to make applying for an education loan as quick, easy, secure and affordable as possible.

And if you come back for another loan – whether to take your education or study further, or just to move forward in life – we can reward you with even better rates and discounted fees.

Small Amount Loans

 

Loan Amounts

$500 – $2,000

 

Average Term

5 Months

 

Typical Establishment Fee

10% – 20%

 

Monthly Fee

2% – 4% of Principal

 

Interest Rate Per Annum

0%

 

Comparison Rate

N/A

$500 repayment example

 

Average Term

3 – 6 months

 

Repayment Per Week*

$24 up to $52

 

Establishment Fee

$50 – $100

 

Monthly Fee

$10 – $20

 

Interest Rate Per Annum

0%

 

Comparison Rate

N/A

Medium Amount Loans

 

Loan Amounts

$2,250 – $5,000

 

Average Term

8 Months

 

Typical Establishment Fee

$360 – $695

 

Monthly Fee

$5

 

Interest Rate Per Annum

17.9% – 29.9%

 

Comparison Rate

36.64% – 53.12%

$2250 repayment example

 

Average Term

3 – 18 months

 

Repayment Per Week*

$39 up to $220

 

Establishment Fee

$360 – $460

 

Monthly Fee

$5

 

Interest Rate Per Annum

17.9% – 29.9%

 

Comparison Rate

36.64% – 53.12%

*Repayments per week depend on affordability.

Minimum loan term 3 months. Maximum loan term 12 months. For our loans of $500 to $2,000 an APR (Annual Percentage Rate) does not apply. For loans above this amount maximum APR is 48%.

Behind Australia’s students all the way.

As one of the largest non-bank personal loan lenders in Australia, we’re here to help you get on in life. And education is where it all starts. So, whatever you or your loved ones study, allow us to help you move forward.

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Are you eligible to apply?

  • I’m 18 years or older
  • I’m employed (not self-employed)
  • I’m paid $500 or more a week into my bank account
  • My income is not solely from Centrelink
  • I’ve not entered into bankruptcy or part 9 agreement within the last 12 months

WARNING - DO YOU REALLY NEED A LOAN TODAY?*

It can be expensive to borrow small amounts of money and borrowing may not solve your money problems.

Check your options before you borrow:
For more information about other options for managing bills and debts, ring 1800 007 007 from anywhere in Australia to talk to a free and independent financial counsellor.

Talk to your electricity, gas, phone or water provider to see if you can work out a payment plan.
If you are on government benefits, ask if you can receive an advance from Centrelink.
https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/online-help/centrelink/apply-advance-payment-your-centrelink-online-account

The Australian Government’s MoneySmart Website shows you how small amount loans work and suggests other options that may help you.

* This statement is an Australian Government requirement under the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009.