Welcome Remitly Customers!

Loans for immigrants and the underserved

  • Rates starting at 7.99%
  • Checking your rate doesn't impact your credit score
  • F-1, OPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, and more
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A better way to build and access credit

  • No Cosigner Required

    No Cosigner Required

    We make decisions based only on your merit and do not need a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident cosigner.

  • Build Credit History

    Build Credit History

    We report all payments to major credit bureaus. On-time payments will help you build credit and improve your credit score.

  • Low Interest Rates

    Low Interest Rates

    We look at your education, work experience, income, and financial behavior to give you lower rates.

  • No Prepayment Fees

    No Prepayment Fees

    Feel free to pay as early as you want. We don’t charge any prepayment fees. You save interest with prepayments.

How It Works

What We Look For

We believe you are more than your credit score. We look at all indications of financial responsibility.

Our Criteria
  • Current employment or employability
  • Education
  • Financial Behavior
  • Defaults, Collections, or Bankruptcies
  • Credit Check or Credit Score
Pradyuma Shembekar

“Stilt has made my life much easier and straightforward as I had to deal only in US dollars.

Even though I had no co-signer or collateral, I could still borrow money through Stilt.”

Pradyuma Shembekar

Jan 2016

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is Stilt?

    Stilt Inc. is a financial technology company located in San Francisco. We are revolutionizing the way individuals build and access credit. We help people with limited or zero credit history in the U.S.

  • What interest rate will I get?

    Our minimum APR is 7.99% and the maximum APR depends on your state. Your exact rate will depend on your creditworthiness and can only be known after you apply for a loan.

  • What is the eligibility criteria for Stilt loans?

    The minimum eligibility criteria is - you have to be physically present in the U.S. with a U.S. bank account in your name and a U.S. address.

  • Will checking my rate impact my credit score?

    No, we do only a soft pull to give you a rate. This will not impact your credit score. We will only do a hard pull after you accept the loan.

  • Can I apply for a loan without an SSN?

    Yes, if you don't have an SSN, you are still eligible to apply. We are focused on helping non-U.S. citizens get a loan that they deserve.

  • Can I get an international loan?

    We offer loans to US immigrants, visa holders, and the underserved who meet our minimum eligibility criteria. No cosigner required.

  • What are the interest rates on international loans?

    The same as regular loans - starting at 7.99% APR. Many Stilt customers use this to refinance their international loans, buy/lease a car, or relocate to a new job.

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