Bank Rakyat

Bank Rakyat Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar

Floating rate personal financing for low income earner in the public sector with competitive profit rate, higher financing limit and longer repayment tenure

    • Financing up to RM200k
    • Up to 10 years tenure
    • Unsecured Islamic Financing
    • Takaful insurance required
  • Borrow: RM 
    How Long: years
    My monthly income: RM  

    Monthly repayment: RM-

    Profit rate p.a.: -%

View product disclosure sheet.

Not the personal financing you're looking for? Did you know you can compare all the personal financing in Malaysia?

Profit rates

How much the bank charges you based on your financing amount & financing period

Financing ValueFinancing PeriodYour IncomeProfit Rate
RM5000 - RM20000012 to 120 monthsmin. RM120003.26 - 3.8% p.a.

Fees & Charges

There are always fees but how much are they?

Profit Rate / APR
from 3.26% p.a. to 3.8% p.a. , depending on financing amount and period
Processing Fee
RM30.00, for Wakalah Fee (inclusive of Brokerage Fee)
Stamp Duty
0.5% of the whole amount
Early Termination Fee
None
Late Payment Charge
1% from current outstanding amount
Mode of Payment
You must pay your financing installment by salary deduction.
Insurance
You must take takaful insurance with this financing.

Requirements

Are you eligible for this personal financing?

Minimum annual income
RM12000
Minimum age
18 years old
Maximum age
60 years old
Who can Apply
  • Malaysians
  • Government employee

Frequently Asked Questions about Bank Rakyat Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar

Things you might want to know

Who can apply for Bank Rakyat Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar?

Being a public servant has its own challenges; applying for a personal loan from a bank is one of them. Bank Rakyat has the solution for your via its Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar, specially tailored for Government employees and those working in selected GLC companies.

To qualify, you must meet the minimum criteria such as follows: 

  1. must be 18 years old and not more than 60 years at the time of application; 
  2. must be in service for at least 3 months with the government; and 
  3. must earn minimum RM1,000 per month.

What are the benefits of this Islamic personal loan?

Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar follows the concept of Murabahah and charges a floating profit rate, which is pegged to Bank Rakyat's Islamic Base Rate.

Subject to your credit check, you can borrow up to a maximum of 35 times your salary. Additionally, you will get to enjoy RM0.50 cashback when you perform MEPS and Tabung Haji transactions at ATM machines.

That's not all, you will also be enrolled into Bank Rakyat Premium Banking Membership where you can have a broader access to financial products and services at preferential rate!

How much money can I borrow?

You can borrow up to RM200,000 on the condition that monthly repayments do not exceed 60% of your monthly income. This personal financing can be repaid over a flexible period up to 10 years, or maximum 60 years old, whichever is earlier.

Are there fees and charges I need to know?

Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar charges zero processing fee. You only need to pay Government Stamp Duty, which is calculated as 0.5% of the total borrowed and a Wakalah Fee for obtaining this Islamic personal loan.

Do I need Takaful coverage?

Although a Takaful coverage is optional, you are advised to sign up for a Takaful policy from Bank Rakyat's panel Takaful providers. Takaful coverage can help cover your outstanding personal financing balance in the event of death and permanent disablement.

What is my monthly instalment? 

Your monthly instalment will begin the month after you have received and utilized the money. You will be given a personal financing payment schedule together with your loan agreement document upon approval.

Bank Rakyat requires you to arrange a salary transfer for your monthly instalment payment. If your salary account is different from Bank Rakyat, you need to apply for a Standing Instruction to automatically deduct the monthly instalment payment.

Can I settle my Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar off early?

Yes you can make an early settlement of your Bank Rakyat personal financing at zero cost. In fact, you will be granted an ibra' (rebate), i.e. deferred profit which has not been accounted as profit earned.

What documents are required to apply for Pembiayaan Peribadi-i Rakan Pintar?

As this is an unsecured personal financing, you don't need to provide a guarantor or collateral to back up your application. Bank Rakyat will ask for personal and income documents such as:

First time applicant

  • Copy of MyKad/MyTentera (front and back)
  • Latest 3-months salary slip
  • Latest 3-months bank statement of salary crediting account

And any one of these:

  • Confirmation Letter from you Employer
  • EA form

Returning customer

  • Copy of MyKad/MyTentera (front and back)
  • Latest 3-months salary slip

Am I qualified to apply for Bank Rakyat personal financing if I'm blacklisted?

Depending on your credit history with other financial institutions because all these information (outstanding credit card, personal loan, home loan or car loan debts) will be captured in CCRIS / CTOS (a system that collect credit information on borrowers, not blacklisting them).

Assuming you have poor credit standing due to irregular payments, the best course of action would be to break the habit and start making your payments on time to avoid future hurdles.

Bank Rakyat is more likely to approve your personal loan application if you can show that you are managing your personal finances, rather than accumulating more debt.

Read More