Government-backed start up loans are available to help people who want to start or grow a business that is less than 24 months old. The UK Government has already helped over 3,700 companies in Scotland with start up loans.
Start up loans are a great opportunity for individuals in need of a personal loan for business purposes to fund their new business. In addition to the loan you can also receive free business support and mentoring to help with starting and growing your business.
You can apply for a personal loan to help fund your business ideas:
Use the Loan repayment calculator to help you work out what your total and monthly repayments will be, depending on the loan term and amount you choose.
You can also receive free business advice if you require it, which can give you the confidence and guidance to succeed:
Discover other UK Government support for businesses.
Get help and advice with starting a business from the Scottish Government.
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