Our Partners are instrumental in the delivery of The Local Lending Movement in their local community. Our Partners gain an additional source of revenue by delivering essential services to FOLK2FOLK, and we help them access business finance or local investment opportunities for their clients through our peer-to-peer lending platform.
Our Partners are specifically selected because they align with our values and ambition to deliver The Local Lending Movement within their local community.
Our Partners are also local figureheads for The Local Lending Movement and receive opportunities to speak or contribute at events, appear in our newsletters and use specific logos.
Who we Partner with
Professional Partners are selected to provide services to FOLK2FOLK and our customers in their community. We select Partners with excellent customer service but also experts in their field to ensure that from borrowing application to completion of the loan, our Borrowers and Lenders benefit from the highest level of customer care, due diligence, and expertise. Our professional partners include:
Our Legal Partners complete all the legal due diligence, documents and subsequent registrations on behalf of us and our Lenders.
All our loans are secured against property and our local Valuer partners have the important role of valuing proposed security properties.
We work with conscientious, Brokers and Accountants with FCA credit broking permissions who introduce quality Borrowers and support us in providing them with an efficient service.
Corporate and Community Partners
Corporate and Community Partners are businesses with similar values looking to support economic growth such as consultants advising on diversification, rural membership organisations, in conjunction with local authority grants and economic advisory groups.