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Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions


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Requesting a gold loan


Am I eligible for a gold loan?

Anyone with gold jewellery is eligible to apply for a gold loan. You are required to provide the following documents:

  • Any 1 of the following ID Proofs:
    • Aadhaar Card
    • Voter ID
    • PAN Card
    • Passport
    • Driving License
  • Any 1 of the following Address Proofs (Local Address only):
    • Aadhaar Card
    • Voter ID
    • Passport
    • Driving License
    • Utility Bill / Lease Agreement of local address (Phone/Gas/Electricity/Water/Broadband etc) supported by any one of the above
  • Cancelled cheque leaf of your bank account.

How much money can I avail through a gold loan?

The eligible amount for a gold loan is calculated using the following parameters:

  • Net weight of the jewellery
  • Purity
  • Prevailing gold rate
  • Scheme chosen

Can I pledge anything other than gold?

No. Our lending partners accept only gold jewellery. We do not accept gold coins and bars.


Are all gold items accepted?

No. Our lending partners accept only gold jewellery. For example, we do not accept gold coins and gold bars.

Only Jewellery of 18 carats and above is accepted, subject to valuation reports.


Why should I get loan through Rupeek?

  • Best schemes
  • High savings on interest
  • Simple procedure
  • Doorstep delivery
  • State of the art customer service

Is there any physical office to pledge the gold?

Yes. We have physical branches where you can pledge your gold. However you need to contact us on 08039515252 or raise a request through our app before directly visiting the branch.


I do not have a smart phone, can I still avail a gold loan?

We encourage you to apply through the Rupeek app on a smartphone. But no worries if you do not own one - You can simply call us at 080-39515252 and schedule our executive within 2 hours at your doorstep.


What is the rate of interest for the gold loan?

Our schemes keep changing with time. To know about the latest schemes please call 08039515252.


What is the tenure for gold loan?

Currently, we offer tenure of 1 year on the gold loan.


Is Rupeek an NBFC?

Rupeek is not an NBFC. Rupeek has partnered with highly trusted NBFCs to disburse gold loans.


My app crashed while raising a request.

While this is a rare instance, try restarting the app. If the problem persists, drop us an e-mail at support@rupeek.com or call our support number 080-39534646.


Can I request gold loan in someone else's name?

No.


What purposes can I request a gold loan for?

You can use the loan amount to suit any need that does not entail illegal activities, money laundering, terrorism or any other activity prohibited by law.


What are the documents required for the gold loan?

We need 3 documents:

  • Identity proof (as mentioned above)
  • Address proof (as mentioned above)
  • Cancelled cheque leaf of your bank account

In case your pickup location address is different form your identity proof address, then you must submit one of these documents as the pickup location address proof:

  • Rental / Lease agreement
  • Electricity bill
  • Landline bill
  • Water tax

How long does it take for loan disbursement?

The money transfer is instantaneous! We will leave your premises only after the money has hit your bank account.


Return of the gold


How do I initiate a gold return?

Navigate to 'My Loans' section in the app and select the pledged gold and tap on ‘Return’. Alternatively, you can call us at 08039515252. The gold return will be initiated once you pay the outstanding loan amount.


What is the assurance that the gold returned is the same?

We have a highly standardized and stringent operations process that ensures the safety and sanity of your gold at all points in time – from pickup to storage to return. We have tech enabled systems that ensure robust tracking for gold safekeeping.


I have found a discrepancy in the returned gold ?

Please call our helpline 080-39534646 and we will assist you.


Will my gold be returned to my place?

The gold will be returned only to your registered address. Once the outstanding loan amount is paid, you can select the date and delivery time slot, and the gold will be returned.


Can you return the gold to a different address?

We will return the jewellery only at the registered address. In case you want to change your registered address, please call us at 080-39534646.


How can I make a repayment / pay interest?

You can make a repayment or pay your interest through any of the following modes:

  • Online money transfer - NEFT/RTGS/IMPS
  • Pay online on the Rupeek website or on our Android App
  • Deposit cash or cheque at your nearest ICICI branch

Privacy and Security


Will my gold be safe?

Don’t worry, safety of your gold is our top priority and it is 100% safe with us. We follow standardized and stringent processes to ensure your gold is safe at every part of the process.

Who is responsible for the gold?

Rupeek and its registered partners assume complete responsibility for the gold. This includes secure transportation, storage in vaults, and returning the gold safely to your home.


Mobile app


My smartphone OS is not Android.

We are soon launching an app for iOS and Windows OS. Till then you can avail our services on call – 080-39515252


The app is not supported by my mobile.

You smartphone must have a minimum of Android 4.1 to run our app. Please check your version and upgrade if possible.

I did not receive an OTP

Please wait for 60 seconds for the OTP to arrive. If you still have not received it, call us at 080-39534646 and we will help you.


My app has accidentally stopped.

Restart the app. If the problem still persists, please give us a call at 080-39534646.


Appraisal process


How do I know if the executive is authentic?

You can authenticate our executive through the following steps:

  • In app verification -Once the executive reaches your premises, an OTP will be sent to your number which the executive will then enter on his app to verify the match.
  • ID Card -The executive will display his I-card
  • ID Proof -The executive can display a government ID proof upon being requested.

Which tests are done on the gold?

We conduct modern, state of the art tests to appraise your gold.


I'm not happy with the process

At any point if you are not happy with the process, you can cancel the entire process on our app. Your privacy and safety are our top priority.


I'm not happy with the loan amount

If you are not happy with the loan amount eligibility, you are free to refuse the offer. No questions asked.


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