Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for an instalment payday loan from Uncle Buck, you must be:
  • Aged 18 or over
  • Employed and resident in the UK
  • Have your wages paid directly into your own UK bank account and have a valid debit card for that account
  • Have a valid mobile phone and email address
  • Not be currently signed to or anticipating entering a Debt Management Plan, Individual Voluntary Arrangement or a debtor under any bankruptcy proceedings

If you meet all the above criteria, then you’re eligible to apply for a loan from Uncle Buck, subject to status and assessment of affordability.

Apply online. Our application form takes just a few minutes to complete and you’ll shortly receive an immediate in principle online decision.*

*Where possible all applications are processed 24/7. If we need to check more details with you, we will communicate our progress via email and attempt to contact you during working hours. All loans are subject to status and affordability.

Experiencing financial difficulties?

If you are experiencing financial difficulties, there are a number of debt management charities that can assist you and provide free, confidential and impartial debt advice.

The Money Charity


Tel: 020 7062 8933

Money Advice Service


Tel: 0300 500 5000

Step Change Debt Charity


Tel: 0800 138 1111



Tel: 0808 271 3728

National Debtline


0808 808 4000