If you're looking for a loan, there are a few things you need to know before you start the process. 10 Tips:

1. Know what you need the money for.

2. Determine the type of loan you want.

3. Find out the cost of the loan.

4. Find out the repayment options.

5. Find out the interest rate.

6. Find out the application steps.

7. Find out how to assemble the application.

8. Find out how much you'll pay in interest.