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Personal Loan

Personal Loan on Aadhar Card

Summary: How can you avail a personal loan on an Aadhaar Card? What is the eligibility criteria for an instant Aadhaar Card Loan? Click to find out now!

20 Aug 2021 by IDFC FIRST Bank

A medical emergency situation like sudden breathing problem can arise anytime, and it requires an urgent medical care. A situation like shortness of breath for an elderly parent requires hospitalization and numerous tests, which cost a lot of money. You may find it very difficult to pay the increasing medical expenses, even with health insurance coverage. A personal loan can help you in emergency like this, as well as for expenses connected with higher education, wedding, home repair and funeral. 

Being an unsecured loan, an instant personal loan does not ask for any collateral. Any eligible individual can borrow money from a bank for a reasonable interest rate to meet his or her true financial needs. You can also check you EMI amount with IDFC FIRST Bank’s personal loan EMI calculator. Simply enter your loan amount requirement, period for which you want. You can take this loan using any of the valid identity documents such as an Aadhaar Card or a PAN Card.   


How Can You Avail a Personal Loan on an Aadhaar Card?

There is no requirement of much documentation to get a instant loan card if you are an eligible applicant. Nevertheless, you may also need to submit your PAN card if the lending bank requires it. For getting a loan, you have to establish your identity and address through documents, which are called ‘Know your customer’ or KYC documents.

An Aadhaar card is considered to be a valid KYC document for it has both the identity proof (with photograph) and address proof. You can apply an instant loan on Aadhaar card online by filling out an application form and submitting e-KYC document. This helps the bank verify your identity with the details such as Aadhaar card number, biometric details, name, gender, address, date of birth and photograph, which UIDAI maintains.

Therefore, you are not required to submit any hard copies of the documents when you go for Aadhaar card loan apply online.

Step-by-step procedure for applying a personal loan using Aadhaar Card

An Aadhaar card is a single-identification KYC document, which is made mandatory for any financial institution to lend money. Using it, you can apply for a personal loan instantly, which is described step by step.

Step 1: The procedure starts by logging into the website or mobile app of your bank.

Step 2: In the options, go to the ‘Loans’ and choose the ‘Personal loan’ to go to the particular page. Next, check whether you are eligible for the loan, and click on the ‘Apply now’ tab.

Step 3: You are asked to fill in the online application form providing your personal, employment and professional details on the website or app.

Step 4: From the customer support team, a representative will call you for the verification of the details provided. Depending on the eligibility, your request for the loan is approved.

Step 5: You are asked to upload the documents like the copy of Aadhaar card required for verification.

Step 6: After the verification, the loan amount is credited to your savings account.

The entire process of applying instant loan on Aadhaar card is smooth, safe and easy via online banking app, and this makes it more popular than other loans.

What is the eligibility criteria for instant Aadhaar Card Loan?

Before you apply for an instant loan, check whether you fulfil the eligibility criteria given. For instance, you need to meet the following requirements to become eligible for an instant loan from IDFC FIRST Bank.

  • You should be at least 23 years old.
  • Your maximum age at the time of loan maturity should not exceed 60 years or the age at the time of retirement, whichever comes first
  • You should be an Indian citizen and must be in the employment rolls of a public, private or multinational company.
  • Your credit score should qualify for a loan.
  • You are also required to have a minimum monthly income.

For a personal loan, apply online now using an Aadhaar card, which helps you get a loan easily at competitive interest. You can visit the IDFC FIRST Bank website here or download the IDFC FIRST Bank mobile app to apply now



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