Personal Loans

2017 Personal Loans Star Ratings

Canstar Personal Loans Star Ratings are determined using a sophisticated and unique ratings methodology that compares both the price and the features of the products, relative to the market, to measure overall value. The key feature areas assessed are the product functionality, product flexibility, the application process and fees and charges. These Star Ratings represent a shortlist of personal loans products, enabling consumers to narrow their search to providers that have been reviewed, assessed and ranked.

Released as of November 2017

2017 Personal Loans

Outstanding Value Car Loan Products

  • 26 5-star rated products

Outstanding Value Personal Loan Products

  • 11 5-star rated products

Outstanding Value Secured Personal Loan Products

  • 5 5-star rated products

Numbers crunched by Canstar Researchers

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About Star Ratings

Canstar's Star Ratings are unique. We evaluate literally thousands of products from hundreds of financial institutions. Our expert researchers analyse every product by comparing price and features to determine what represents value.