Loans 101

Learn everything you need to know about personal loans, payday loans, debt consolidation loans and car loans.

We have a lot of information about loans, including “situational” articles that discuss financing options for Canadians in a series of different situations. Whether you’re unemployed, in bankruptcy, discharged or just looking for general information, you should be able to find the answer you’re looking for!

Common Topics & Questions

Below is a short list that touches on subjects commonly approached by our clients.

The Truth About Payday Loans

A payday loan is one of the most expensive forms of financing available in Canada, which often locks consumers into cycles of debt. Learn more about payday loans, the payday loan cycle and how to get out of debt fast using the resources below.

Loans in Your City

Choosing the right lender and the right loan cans sometimes be overwhelming, the good news Loans Canada can help. We can match you with the right lender in your area.

Loans in Your Province

Looking to apply for a personal loan? We can find you the right lender for your needs.

Car Financing

In the market for a new car? Below you will find tips and information on car loans, car financing and how to make the right choice when shopping for a new car.

Borrowing Using Your Car

Do you own your car? Did you know you could leverage your car for a larger loan, often at better rates? Learn more about car title loans and how you can secure a loan using your car by checking out the resources below.

Scam & Fraud Protection

Scammers often prey upon unsuspecting borrowers in desperate situations. It is important that you learn about their tactics so to successfully protect yourself – and your money.

Business Financing

Loans aren’t just limited to individuals. Read the resources below and learn how a small business loan can be used to help grow your business.


All consultations and conversations with Loans Canada and its partners are confidential and risk-free. Speak with a trusted specialist today and see how we can help you achieve your financial goals faster.

Loans Canada and its partners will never ask you for an upfront deposit, upfront fees or upfront insurance payments on a loan. To protect yourself, read more on this topic by visiting our page on loan scams.