Short Term Loans

If you're looking for a short term loan, but you're not sure where to start, you've come to the right place! Sunshine Loans has helped thousands of Australian with a quick online loan from $2,050 to $2,500.

There are a few key things to consider when considering an online loan such as how long is the loan term? Are there any fees involved? Can I pay out the loan at any time? Will the lender carry out a credit check?

Don't fret! We've pulled together the most frequently asked questions into a quick guide to help you find a short term loan that's right for you. Apply online 24/7 for a quick and simple short term loan of up to $2,500, with no hidden fees or charges.


What is a short term loan

A short term loan is a small cash loan that, you guessed it, has a short term loan period of usually less than a year.

For example, Sunshine Loans offers short term loans from $2,050 to $2,500 and our loan repayment terms generally run for a 9 to 16 week period.

You can apply online for a short term cash loan with us, which often comes in handy when unexpected expenses arise, and you need a small cash loan quickly.

What are the benefits of a short term loan?

Short term loans offer the flexibility of a small cash boost when you need it the most, along with the freedom to pay off early without being locked in to long loan terms.

A short term loan with Sunshine Loans has the following benefits:

  • Lightning fast payment – up to $2,500 deposited into your bank account the same day (conditions apply)

  • No hidden fees or charges – we have simple loan terms and transparent costs

  • Loan repayment terms typically run for a 9 week period

  • You can pay off your loan early, without penalty.

  • Simple and secure online application – apply online in 3 minutes or less

  • Zero paperwork loan application – apply online 24/7

How long does approval take on a short term loan?

Sunshine Loans has some of the fastest loan approval times in the industry. If you complete our application online during normal business hours, we'll get back to you on the same day.


What is a responsible lender?

A responsible lender will assess your loan application and carry out the necessary due diligence to make sure you can comfortably afford repayments on a short term loan.

At Sunshine Loans, we believe in a fair go. So while we may carry out a credit check as part of our financial assessment, if you have bad credit, don't worry! We may still be able to help you depending on your circumstances.

When reviewing your loan application we'll look at your bank statement to assess your income and make sure you can comfortably afford repayments.


What information do I need to apply?

We accept applications 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – and it'll take you less than 3 minutes to apply. Just make sure you have the following information handy:

  • Details of your regular income, including government benefits (if applicable)

  • Personal identification (Australian Drivers Licence, Proof of Age Card, or Passport)

  • Your bank account details (Bank, Account Name, BSB, Account Number)

Short Term Loan Costs and Terms

At Sunshine Loans , we'll never have hidden fees or charges. We work hard to make sure our terms are simple and our fees are transparent.

On a short term online loan of up to $2,500, here's what you'll pay.

  • We charge interest at an Annual Percentage Rate of 48% per annum* plus an Establishment Fee of $400. 

  • Our loan repayment terms generally run for a period of 9 to 16 weeks, but you can pay out early at any time – without penalty.

Note: Additional fees may apply, if you miss a payment or are behind.

Short Term Loan Minimum Requirements

To receive a short term loan with us, you'll need to meet our minimum requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years old

  • You must have a regular income of at least $600 a week ($1200 a fortnight)

  • Regular income can come from a part or full time job and government benefits (e.g. Centrelink). This income cannot be from Centrelink or Pension only.

Why thousands choose Sunshine Loans

  • We're Australian owned and operated.

  • Helping Aussies secure small loans since 1999.

  • Skip the paperwork fuss! Simple and secure online application.

  • Receive approved funds directly into your bank account, fast.

  • Our fees are transparent and our loan terms are simple.

  • And if you pay off your loan early, great! There's no penalty!

Apply for a short term loan today

If you're looking for fast short term loan, with no hidden fees and charges – you've come to the right place! We've helped thousands of Australians secure a short term loan that's right for them.

Sunshine Loans has lighting fast approvals on small cash loans of up to $2,500.

Apply online in 3 minutes or less with our simple and secure application form and once approved, we'll deposit up to $2,500 directly into your bank account, instantly!

No annoying paperwork, zero hidden charges, and you can pay off your loan at any time – without penalty!

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