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Breaking 1000

Breaking 1000

At the start of the year when we were disbursing about 200 loans a day, we set ourselves what we felt was an aggressive target of 1,000 paylaterng loans issued on a daily basis.  We felt it was ambitious not because of a lack of […]

Introducing Paylater v3— there’s more for everyone.

Introducing Paylater v3— there’s more for everyone.

  We’ve just released the latest version of our app to the Google Play Store. We’re calling it Paylater v3. It’s been a few months in the making, and we’re excited to finally have it out in the wild. What makes v3 so special? There are […]

Lost but not yet found — female borrowers!

Lost but not yet found — female borrowers!

For the last year, Paylater, Nigeria’s first mobile lending app, has been playing hide & seek with potential borrowers across the country. Stats we have seen show that only 8% of Nigerians have access to credit and thus the other 80+ million others should be ‘seeking’ […]

Referrals & Loan Discounts

Today, as we release a new version of the app to the Play Store, we’re excited to share a major new feature that’s been implemented after listening to frequent feedback from our users: Loan Discount. Since launching our referral and rewards program with Paylater v2 […]

Fast loans just got even faster.

Fast loans just got even faster.

At Paylater, we’re obsessed with speed and delighting our users. Our service exists to meet urgent cash needs — as shown previously, a significant portion of people who take our loans do so for financial emergencies. Emergencies require immediate solutions, and our deep understanding of […]

Building your credit history

Building your credit history

Loans — as with finance, in general — can do wonderful things for you when properly managed. It can help solve urgent problems, cater to substantial expenses and grow businesses. However, when mismanaged, credit quickly becomes a source of frustration and can cause real damage […]

On Data, Privacy and Security

On Data, Privacy and Security

In Nigeria, online services are still quite a new and evolving innovation. Due to certain well-known cultural factors, services such as ours that require little or no human interaction are often initially viewed with suspicion and distrust, especially when providing personal information is required in […]

Meet the Paylater Team

Meet the Paylater Team

Meet the Paylater team: Say hi to Vir-bon! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be profiling some of our team — individuals who do a great job and help make our service what it is. Today, we’re starting with Vir-bon. Vir-bon joined the team in June 2016 as […]

Paylater: Get a quick loan in 30 minutes

Paylater: Get a quick loan in 30 minutes

Paylater® is a simple, entirely online lending platform that provides short-term loans to help cover unexpected expenses or urgent cash needs. With just an Android device and basic requirements, you can apply for a Paylater loan 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with […]

Paylater, as told by our customers.

Paylater, as told by our customers.

A few weeks ago, we asked our Paylater customers to share some thoughts on how a Paylater loan has helped using the tag #MyPaylaterStory. We received some truly humbling entries and so, instead of keeping all the good stuff to ourselves, we’ve decided to share […]