What documents are required for approval of your gold loan?

Documents required are: • Id proof, such as your Driving License, Pan Card, Form 60/61, Passport, and Voter ID card • Address proof, such as House Registration Documents, and Utility Bills. You need to provide address proof, photo identity and signature proof along with three passport size photographs.

What happens if I am not able to repay my loan amount?

In case, you fail to repay your loan then the Bank’s or NBFC’s will auction your gold assets. But, it will happen only after giving you sufficient notice. They will also send auction intimation prior to the auction.

What are types of repayment?

There are three types of repayment – 1. INTEREST ONLY: Borrower pays only simple interest on the principal amount every month. At the end of the tenure, the borrower pays the principal and closes the loan. 2. EMI: A fixed amount is paid by borrower to a lender at a specified date each calendar month. Equated monthly instalments are used to pay off both interest and principal each month, Over a specified number of years, the loan is paid off in full. 3. BULLET: Bullet is where payment of entire principal and interest is made at the end of the loan term.

What collateral needs to be provided for getting this gold loan?

Any kind of gold jewellery of purity over 18 karat can be provided as security to avail a gold loan. Please note, some banks do not offer loan against gold coins and the weight of stones etc. fixed on the ornaments will be deducted for the purpose of valuation.

What is the interest charge applicable on gold loan?

The interest rate on gold loan varies from one lender to another and starts as low as 0.83% per month to 2% per month. You can view applicable rate of interest once you enter your details on our Gold Loan service section.