Open-End Signature Loans

One of the most flexible loans offered by the Credit Union is our variable-rate1 open-end signature loan. Unlimited subsequent advances from this credit line can be made without completing a new promissory note, and there is no set maturity date or repayment term. Advances may be made via Member Access, ASK SECU, your local branch or our 24/7 Member Services.

Obtain a Loan Advance from an Existing Loan2

For an existing open-end signature loan, process a real-time loan advance below for immediate access to the funds:

1. Obtain via Member Access: Perform Loan Advance

2. Obtain via ASK SECU Voice Response: (800) ASK-SECU or (919) 839-5400


Open-End Signature Loan Specifications

  • % APR3, 4 for Payroll Deduction/Funds Transfer repayment
  • % APR3, 4 for Direct Pay
  • Can serve as overdraft protection for your SECU checking account
  • Minimum payment based on the principal balance
  • Lending is limited to residents of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia
  • Members must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible for lending services
1 The APR cannot increase by more than 1% each quarter over the previous quarter and cannot exceed 18%.
2Loan must be pre-approved for online advances, in good standing, and accessible through Member Access and/or ASK SECU. To request your loan be made accessible through Member Access or ASK SECU, send a secure message via Member Access or call our 24/7 Member Services.
3 APR = Annual Percentage Rate.
4 The APR is calculated by adding the index rate to the loan margin. The index rate is the 26 week Treasury Bill Rate set at the first auction held on or after the 15th day of the second month of the previous quarter adjusted up to the nearest ΒΌ%. When the loan is repaid by Payroll Deduction or Funds Transfer, the loan margin is 4.00%. When the loan payments are made directly to the loan, the loan margin is 4.50%. The index rate cannot be less than 6.75%.