|Bank Islam Personal Financing-i Package|
|Form RM 10,000 to RM 200,000 financing available|
|Maximum 10 years repayment period|
|Stable position with minimum salary of RM 2000|
|No guarantor needed|
|Valid Government servant and Government Link Companies (GLC) staffs only.|
Options of fixed or floating interest rates and Takaful Coverage
1 to 10 years : 4.99% p.a.
1 to 3 years: Base Rate + 2.25% p.a.
4 to 10 years: Base Rate + 3.15% p.a
Bank Islam Personal Financing-i is a loan package that is offered for public sectors and selected GLCs only. So the loan is not available for anyone working in the private sector. This product is Shariah compliant and is based on Tawarruq buy and sell concept. There are three interest rates tiers where you can enjoy better interest if you opt for selected Takaful products. The product includes TakafulWill writing, Banca Takaful or BankIslam Card-i. The loan available is from RM 10,000 to RM 200,000. The loan amount would be subjected to criteria such as monthly income. Applicants can even loan more than RM 200,000 if they provide collateral as security to Bank Islam.
As of personal loans in Malaysia, there are no collateral nor guarantor is needed for the loan. However you may need a collateral or guarantor if you credit score is not strong. One point that differentiate this personal loan is there are options for fixed or floating interest rates. This may not be a good advantage during good economy times but is certainly beneficial during recession period where interest rates can shoot over 10% in Malaysia.
The payment for Bank Islam Personal Financing-i is done via auto salary deduction or salary transfer to Bank Islam. The maximum deductable would be 50% to 60% of salary.
It is clearly stated that this loan is only offered to Malaysian Public Sector employees only. To be eligible for the loan, you will need to be a Malaysian citizen , 18 years old and above and having a minimum salary of RM 2,000 monthly.
There are no processing charges when you apply for the loan however there will be a chargeable RM 50 Wakalah fees for this product. A 0.55% Stamp duty is also applicable which is based on the loan amount. A 1% p.a penalty will be charged for any late repayment. Personal Takaful Financing Plan (PTFP) is compulsory with the loan. This is to protect borrowers in the case of any unfortunately incidents.
The loan comes with optional Personal Financing Takaful Plan which would protect applicants in the the unfortunate event of death or permanent disabilities. The rate would vary on factors such as age and risk.
Applicants will have to bring the followings when applying for this loan
- Copies of IC on the front & back
- Most recent 90 days salary slip
- Most recent 90 days bank statement with salary credit account
- Employment confirmation letter, Details such as Name, IC number, Designation and Number of serving years
and any of these documents
- Most recent income tax submission form
- Most recent EPF statements
- Flexible choices between fixed and floating rates
- Low effective rates starting from 5.70% to 11.69% EIR
- Only available for public sector