Personal loans

When are personal loans a good idea?

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. You are reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. In the recent past, personal loans have become a common phenomenon. And why wouldn’t it be? For people who need instant cash, it has become a quick source of funding. But what is a personal loan? […]

Bank loans

AI can make bank lending fairer

As banks increasingly deploy artificial intelligence tools to make credit decisions, they must revisit an undesirable fact about the practice of lending: historically, it has been riddled with bias against protected features, such as race, gender and sexual orientation. These biases are evident in institutions’ choices of who gets credit and on what terms. In […]

Personal loans

7 small personal loans to consider if you need extra cash

Borrowing some money might help if you’re in trouble. (iStock) Sometimes you need a small amount of money to cover an unexpected expense or to take advantage of a good deal. If you don’t have the money, a small personal loan – ranging from a few hundred dollars to thousands – could complete the transaction. […]