The Greenwoods Doorstep Loans Company is now Provident

Greenwood’s was founded in 1877, and bought by Provident Personal Credit in 1977

"Provident made the decision to close Provident Personal Credit (PPC) on 31st December 2021. If you have a balance outstanding with PPC, they will be clearing it on that date"

Doorstep cash loans from £100 - £1,000 *

“Quick and convenient cash loans for uncertain times”

Helping those turned down by others. Your personal circumstances considered *

  • Defaults, CCJs and bad credit history OK
  • Non-homeowners and Tenants OK
  • Unemployed and self-employed OK
  • Manageable weekly cash payments
  • No hidden fees
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Frequently Asked Questions

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Greenwood's was founded in 1877 and bought by Provident in 1977 trading under the name of Greenwood Personal Credit offering doorstep loans.

The Greenwood name has now been completely replaced by Provident.

Yes 😀

Provident Personal Credit is one of the largest doorstep loan lenders in the UK.

Yes they're the same 👍

The doorstep and home credit cash loans are different names for the same thing - personal loans delivered to your door by a Provident representative.

No 😀

Doorstep loans were designed to help those with a poor credit rating, though each application is taken on its own merit.

Depends on affordability 💷

Whether or not you can afford the monthly repayments is one of the key criteria when your application is assessed.

You will need to be able to show that the repayments are comfortable for you.

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Then fill out their online application form.

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As the loan is paid to you in cash, and the repayments are also collected from you in cash, a bank account is not required.

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Other options include:

  • Guarantor loans have lower rates, but you need a guarantor. For information see our sister website
  • Other Poor Credit Loans - see the loan slider below to get quotes from multiple poor credit lenders.


Poor credit loans from £500 to £15,000

Compared to a doorstep loan you could borrow more at lower rates *


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Representative Example - if you borrow £1,000 over 12 months, repaying £103.06 per month, total repayable is £1,236.72 with an interest rate of 49.9% (variable).

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