A Personal Loan is a short-term solution for temporary monetary problems. There are a few different types of personal loans and your credit advisor will be the best person to ask as to which personal loan would suit your needs. You should do your research on which provider you wish to go through to get a personal loan, as you may be able to secure yourself a competitive rate of interest to repay your loan. You usually don’t need a vast amount of paperwork to secure yourself a personal loan. Proof of age and a cheque account that has been open for a specified time is usually all you need.