Personal loans are unsecured loans taken by bank or non banking financial company used for general purpose or needs like small home improvement project, Consolidating credit card debt, Moving expenses, Vacation, Emergencies, Automobile maintenance, Anything else you need money for. Personal loans are unsecured, if you don’t repay the loan amount, the lender can’t seize your property and even he can’t take your property, house or car automatically. That’s why personal loans are more difficult to get. There is always fixed amount of personal loan and the amount also depends on your income and credit rating. Interest rates and repayment period of personal loans are generally fixed. Interest rate depends on the credit score of the borrower. If you have good credit score, it means you have to pay low interest rate for borrowing the loan amount. The maximum personal loan duration can be 1 to 5 years. Once all the required documents are submitted by applicant and verified, the loan is approved within a week by bank or financial company.