Published on : 22 April 20203 min reading time
Are you considering taking out a loan? Why not do a simulation online. It’s a free, no-obligation solution that will help you determine the amount of your monthly credit payment based on the amount to be borrowed and the repayment period. But which tool to use?
Online credit simulator: what exactly is it?
A credit simulator is a free, no-obligation online tool. It allows you to make a credit simulation so that you can find out the monthly payment corresponding to a loan (you decide the amount of the loan and the repayment period). With the online simulator, you can evaluate the cost of your credit according to your borrowing capacity and possible sums.
When you use this tool, you must enter the amount to be borrowed, the term and possibly the borrower’s insurance rate. Once you have validated the form, you will obtain the monthly payment amount and the schedule that will allow you to access the credit amortization table. Today, many financial organizations make this type of service available to consumers on their websites.
Note: Some simulators are equipped with advanced data entry. Thus, you will be able to customize the interest rate of the credit, the repayment period and the insurance rate.
What are the advantages of using an online simulator?
The online simulation will save you a considerable amount of time. Why should I use it? Because instead of having to make a series of appointments in banking institutions, you can simulate loans online. Moreover, in just a few clicks, you will be able to obtain very interesting financial proposals. Just enter the type of credit you are looking for and you will have access to several offers. All you have to do is compare the rates, the possible amount, the monthly payments and the insurance to determine the organization that offers the best deal. In short, it’s a good strategy to put financial institutions in competition without having to travel.
In addition, the result offered by the free online simulator is very detailed, which allows the Internet user to know the most essential information: the number of monthly payments, the amount of the possible loan, the duration of the credit, the monthly payment, the borrowing rate, the APR (annual percentage rate of charge), the total amount of interest and the application fees.
Note: In order to have concrete results, the data entered must be relevant.
Good to know!
The monthly instalments must not exceed 33.33% of your monthly income.
There is also a credit redemption simulator. It is mainly used by people who want to compare the buyback offers of credit institutions.