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Thinking about building a new pool, putting solar panels on the roof, or remodeling the kitchen or bath? When you have good credit, our national online lending division, LightStream, offers unsecured, fixed-rate loans from $5,000 to $100,000. You'll have the cash in your account to pay the contractor when you're ready—as soon as the same day you apply2. Enhance your home and your home's value.
“I wanted to let you know that this loan experience was the most pleasant and hassle-free process I've been through. Thanks for making this a simple, straightforward process.”
—J. J. from Okeechobee, FL
|What can you use this loan for?||Any type of improvement to your home. Such as remodeling your kitchen, adding a pool, or installing solar panels on your roof.|
|Loan Amount||$5,000 to $100,000|
|Interest Rate||As low as 1 APR with AutoPay|
|How to Apply||Complete online process: application to funding|
|Loan Term (months)||24 to 144 months*|
|Access to Funds||Same day funding available2|
|Unsecured vs. Secured||Unsecured. Home is not used as collateral.|
|What can you use this loan for?|
|Any type of improvement to your home. Such as remodeling your kitchen, adding a pool, or installing solar panels on your roof.|
|$5,000 to $100,000|
|As low as 1 APR with AutoPay|
|How to Apply|
|Complete online process: application to funding|
|Loan Term (months)|
|24 to 144 months*|
|Access to Funds|
|Same day funding available2|
|Unsecured vs. Secured|
|Unsecured. Home is not used as collateral.|
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Receive your funds as early as today2.
Important Information About These Products
1 Your loan terms, including APR, may differ based on loan purpose, amount, term length, and your credit profile. Rate is quoted with AutoPay discount. AutoPay discount is only available prior to loan funding. Rates without AutoPay are 0.50% higher. Subject to credit approval. Conditions and limitations apply. Advertised rates and terms are subject to change without notice.
* Payment example: Monthly payments for a $10,000 loan at 6.00% APR with a term of three years would result in 36 monthly payments of $304.22.
2 You can fund your loan today if today is a banking business day, your application is approved, and you complete the following steps by 2:30 p.m. Eastern time: (1) review and electronically sign your loan agreement; (2) provide us with your funding preferences and relevant banking information; and (3) complete the final verification process.
3 LightStream will offer a rate .10 percentage points lower than the rate offered by a competing lender subject to satisfactory evidence being provided that you were actually approved for a lower rate with another lender for the same loan terms offered by LightStream by no later than 2 p.m. Eastern time one business day prior to loan funding. The Rate Beat program excludes secured or collateralized loan offers from any lender and the competitive offer must be generally available to any customer with a similar credit profile. Terms are subject to change at any time.
4 After receiving your loan from us, if you are not completely satisfied with your experience, please contact us. We will email you a questionnaire so we can improve our services. When we receive your completed questionnaire, we will send you $100. Our guarantee expires 30 days after you receive your loan. We reserve the right to change or discontinue our guarantee at any time. Limited to one $100 payment per funded loan. LightStream and SunTrust teammates do not qualify for the Loan Experience Guarantee.
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A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) lets you tap into the equity in your home and borrow against it for things like home improvements or other major expenses.
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Thank you for choosing SunTrust now Truist. We welcome the opportunity to serve your financial needs. While SunTrust and BB&T have merged to become Truist, both institutions will continue to offer independent product lines for a period of time. This may include differing underwriting guidelines, product features, terms, fees, and pricing.
Our friendly teammates at your local BB&T branches will be happy to walk you through their products. You can also learn more by contacting them at 1-800-BANK-BBT or BBT.com.