Keep warm this winter

06/01/2017

News story

Are you struggling to pay a fuel bill, make your home easier to heat or mend a broken boiler?

Had trouble getting a loan? If so keep warm this winter with our specialist low interest loan.

We have funds* available from the British Gas energy trust to lend to members who want to take steps to keep warm this winter such as buying a half or full tanker load of heating oil. These loans are at the reduced interest rate of 1.5% a month, that is 19.6% APR.

Steps you will need to take:

  • Call us for support on 01305 268 444
  • Join Wyvern (one off payment of £4 plus £1 to your savings account)
  • Complete loan application (we will support you in your application and check you meet basic credit and affordability criteria.

Example Loan 1:

One year £250 Loan at 19.6% APR (£23 interest)

Total Repaid £273 (compared to £469 with a typical doorstep lender)

Example Loan 2:

One year £500 Loan at 19.6% APR (£50 interest)

Total Repaid £550 (compared to £936 with a typical doorstep lender)

Contact us on 01305 268444 for more details.

* This project is funded by the British Gas Energy Trust which is an independent charity and a separate legal entity to British Gas.  For further help and advice to stay warm this winter, ring the Healthy Homes Project on 01305 250 921.