Payday Loans

In this lesson, you will learn about how payday loans work.

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Q1.If you saved £300 a month, how long would it take you to save £9,600?

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Q2.Simple interest is the interest that accrues upon the initial amount borrowed (or saved), and the interest, as times goes on.

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Q3.Compound interest is the interest that accrues upon the initial amount borrowed. It is a fixed sum every year (or other time period).

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Q4.If I saved £5,000 with Oak National Bank at a compound interest rate of 7% for 9 years, how much would I have, rounded to the nearest penny, at the end of the 9 years?

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Q5.When you save money, you want a low interest rate.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.If you saved £300 a month, how long would it take you to save £9,600?

1/5

Q2.Simple interest is the interest that accrues upon the initial amount borrowed (or saved), and the interest, as times goes on.

2/5

Q3.Compound interest is the interest that accrues upon the initial amount borrowed. It is a fixed sum every year (or other time period).

3/5

Q4.If I saved £5,000 with Oak National Bank at a compound interest rate of 7% for 9 years, how much would I have, rounded to the nearest penny, at the end of the 9 years?

4/5

Q5.When you save money, you want a low interest rate.

5/5

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Payday Loans

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Q1.A payday loan is defined as a small amount of money usually borrowed for a short period of time that is typically paid back when someone receives their next form of income. They often have very high levels of interest attached to them.

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Q2.If you borrowed £100 at 4% compound interest for 5 years, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest penny.

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Q3.If you borrowed £125 at an interest rate of 1,800% for 5 years, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest pound.

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Q4.If you borrowed £125 at an interest rate of 1,800% for 7 weeks, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest penny.

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Q5.A payday loan is a cheaper option for finance than a credit card.

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Quiz:

Payday Loans

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.A payday loan is defined as a small amount of money usually borrowed for a short period of time that is typically paid back when someone receives their next form of income. They often have very high levels of interest attached to them.

1/5

Q2.If you borrowed £100 at 4% compound interest for 5 years, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest penny.

2/5

Q3.If you borrowed £125 at an interest rate of 1,800% for 5 years, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest pound.

3/5

Q4.If you borrowed £125 at an interest rate of 1,800% for 7 weeks, assuming no repayments, how much would you owe at the end of the term? Round to the nearest penny.

4/5

Q5.A payday loan is a cheaper option for finance than a credit card.

5/5

Lesson summary: Payday Loans

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