Unsecured loans have quite a bad reputation. There’s a reason for this. Some lending companies use the allure of unsecured loans to take advantage of particularly desperate people. The conditions of these loans allow for predatory lenders to include all sorts of dangerous terms, driving clients further and further into debt.
The simple difference between a secured loan and an unsecured loan is that, with a secured loan, the lender has an asset to seize if you fail to make payments. There is less risk with a secured loan for the lender.
But for some companies, the real difference is in what the lender has to gain from the loan.…Continue reading