13 CFR 120.221 - Fees which the Lender may collect from a loan applicant.

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§ 120.221 Fees which the Lender may collect from a loan applicant.

(a)Service and packaging fees. The Lender may charge an applicant reasonable fees (customary for similar Lenders in the geographic area where the loan is being made) for packaging and other services. The Lender must advise the applicant in writing that the applicant is not required to obtain or pay for unwanted services. The applicant is responsible for deciding whether fees are reasonable. SBA may review these fees at any time. Lender must refund any such fee considered unreasonable by SBA.

(b)Extraordinary servicing. Subject to prior written SBA approval, if all or part of a loan will have extraordinary servicing needs, the Lender may charge the applicant a service fee not to exceed 2 percent per year on the outstanding balance of the part requiring special servicing.

(c)Out-of-pocket expenses. The Lender may collect from the applicant necessary out-of-pocket expenses such as filing or recording fees.

(d)Late payment fee. The Lender may charge the Borrower a late payment fee not to exceed 5 percent of the regular loan payment.

(e)No prepayment fee. The Lender may not charge a fee for full or partial prepayment of a loan.

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Title 13 published on 2015-10-16

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  • 2016-08-09; vol. 81 # 153 - Tuesday, August 9, 2016
    1. 81 FR 52595 - Miscellaneous Amendments to Business Loan Programs and Surety Bond Guarantee Program
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      Proposed rule.
      SBA must receive comments to the proposed rule on or before October 11, 2016.
      13 CFR Parts 115 and 120
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  • 2016-06-27; vol. 81 # 123 - Monday, June 27, 2016
    1. 81 FR 41423 - Affiliation for Business Loan Programs and Surety Bond Guarantee Program
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      Final rule.
      This rule is effective July 27, 2016.
      13 CFR Parts 109, 115, 120, and 121