What is NILS?
The BF&FS No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS) is an interest free loan for individuals and families on low income. NILS is a community based program that enables people to access fair, safe and equitable credit for the purchase of goods and services. There are no fees or charges and loan repayments are worked out to meet individual needs. Most repayments are between $15-$40 per fortnight and loans are repaid within 12-18 months.
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How To Apply
Contact BF&FS (Bendigo & Family Financial Services) on 03 5441 5277 or firstname.lastname@example.org or come into their office at 8 Myers Street, Bendigo, to arrange an interview time.
What To Bring To Your Interview
- Lives in Bendigo, Heathcote, Loddon Shire & surrounding areas
- Holder of a current valid Centrelink health care card, Pension card or are on a low income
- Have resided in their premises for 3 months or more
- Have a willingness and capacity to repay the loan