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Uncle Buck


  • Short-term loans up to £1,000
  • Repayment up to 6 months

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About Uncle Buck

Uncle Buck’s easy short-term loans can help you through cash emergencies.

When life happens you can run into some cash flow problems and staying afloat can prove to be difficult, not to mention stressful, as pressing financial emergencies often are.

Who is Uncle Buck?

We’re a UK based direct lender who’s been in the business of helping ordinary people get the money they need in order to meet their unforeseen expenses since 2004- making us the longest standing online short-term loan lender.

Simple straightforward loans

Our simple online short-term loans are straightforward and uncomplicated allowing you to apply with ease and get same day funding once approved. Fairness forms part of everything that we do and we proudly treat all our customers equally as well as with respect. Ultimately, it’s our years of experience and extensive knowledge that makes it possible for us to provide a top-class service to our customers.

Uncle Buck Services

Something we are really proud of is our continuous commitment to providing excellent customer support that our customers can vouch for.

We believe that this is thanks to the 5 core values we live by united, nurture, communication, loyalty and empowerment. These values influence everything that we do, from how we perform our daily tasks to how we treat our customers.

The convenience to apply wherever you are

Your device with internet connectivity is all you need to start your application and our easy-to-navigate application forms make the entire process smooth. However, if you do need help, our customer service team is available to give you a hand over the phone.

Repayments in manageable instalments

When you apply for a quick loan from us you will need to choose how long you want to borrow for and what your pay frequency will be. This allows you to spread your repayments over a certain period of time, affording you some breathing room to sort out your finances without the pressure of repaying your loan immediately.

Uncle Buck Product Details

  • Loan Type Short-term loans
  • Loan Amount up to £1,000
  • Repayment 4 months to 6 months

Summary of Services

  • Short-term Loans
  • Payday Loans

Hassle-free repayment options and affordable loans

We’ve taken the worry out of making your repayments by automatically collecting them from your debit card on your due dates.

If you would prefer a different repayment method, simply let us know so that we can make the necessary arrangements.

Bad credit loans

It is a top priority to us that you always have all the information that you need in order to confidently make an informed decision before committing to anything. In addition, no matter what it is, we make the effort to understand the situation that you are currently in, even a bad credit score, and therefore will always treat you with compassion and a positive attitude.

No hidden fees

This also includes the fees we will charge you. Therefore, from the beginning, you will know exactly how much you are meant to pay. Nothing will be hidden from you and we will never secretly charge you for anything. Early settlements is not a problem. You are at complete liberty to pay off your personal loan or payday loans whenever you wish. You will not be charged for this.

Get your money in 3 simple steps

First, complete your application and you’ll get a quick provisional decision. After a thorough assessment of your situation to help us determine if you will be able to comfortably afford the repayments, only then will we be able to offer you the loan. Once approved, we’ll transfer your funds into your account within 15 minutes. If your application is approved after 8 pm, your funds will be sent on the next day.

Customer Reviews & Testimonials

May 2019

They offer cheap and affordable loans. Just right for people on a tight budget

Sophie C
— Liverpool —

April 2019

The turnaround time was very fast. I was impressed

Thomas F
— Manchester —

Uncle Buck Contact Details

Physical Address

  • Riverbridge House, Anchor Blvd Dartford England DA2 6SL United Kingdom
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Opening Hours

  • Monday 08:00 – 21:30
  • Tuesday 08:00 – 21:30
  • Wednesday 08:00 – 21:30
  • Thursday 08:00 – 21:30
  • Friday 08:00 – 21:30
  • Saturday 09:00 – 18:00
  • Sunday 09:00 – 18:00