1st Franklin Financial
Buford
1st Franklin Financial Buford
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26 Reviews
4.9 out of 5.0full starfull starfull starfull starfull star
26 Reviews
Open Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PMOpen Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PMOpen Today: 8:30 AM - 1:30 PMOpen Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PMOpen Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PMClosed Today Closed Today
4125 Buford Drive
Suite S
Buford, GA 30518
US
(770) 945-6759(770) 945-6759
Serving Buford since 1973!

Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Thursday8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Personal loans at the speed of life.
When you find yourself in need of financial help, we offer personal loans with flexible terms to fit any budget so you can get back to what really matters — living your life.
  • Quick approvals
  • Fixed payments, fixed rates
  • Loans up to $15,000*

Apply Now

Getting the cash you need is fast and easy. We have three ways to apply to make things simple and convenient for you.

Apply via Phone

Talk to one of our loan specialists one on one over the phone to get started.

(833) 689-5626(833) 689-5626

Apply Online

Apply anytime and we’ll start your loan process the next business day.

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Apply at Branch

Stop by one of our branches during normal business hours for faster service.

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If you need immediate assistance, call or visit a branch.
You could have the money you need to get everything back on track the same day.
In some cases, only in a few hours!
Frequently Asked Questions
What documents do I need to apply for a 1st Franklin loan?
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As part of the process, we will need a few documents to secure your loan. You’ll need valid identification, such as driver’s license, social security card or birth certificate, proof of address such as utility or phone bill, voter registration card or mortgage statement, and verifiable income such as paystub, tax return or bank statement.
What loan amounts do you offer?
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1ˢᵗ Franklin Financial offers loans up to $15,000. Our Premier Loans are available up to $10,000. Minimum loan amounts vary by state. State: AL, LA, MS, SC, TN, TX – Minimum Loan Amount: $1,000 State: GA – Minimum Loan Amount: $1,250
Can I qualify for a loan if I have a low credit score?
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If you have a low credit score, we can still help. We make loans to fit just about any budget.
How long does it take to get approved?
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Approvals are done right at the branch, so you can get your money fast. Sometimes in the same day.
How is a 1ˢᵗ Franklin Financial loan different from a payday loan?
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1ˢᵗ Franklin Financial is not a payday lender nor do we offer loans secured against a customer’s next paycheck. We offer customers short and long term installment loans with payment plans that fit each customer’s need.

Recent Reviews

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Jan 11, 2021
Randall, Daniel, and the team helped me obtain financing for my Hummer H3. No other lending institutions was willing to do so because of the year and miles. WELL 1st Franklin did! Thank you so much for helping me purchase one of my dream cars, You guys ROCK!
KnightRyder Atl
We are so happy that we could provide financing for your dream car! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience!
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Dec 1, 2020
Lesley is very professional. She made the loan process really easy. Her spirit is very warm and inviting. We need
Latonya Z.
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for our Buford staff member!
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Apr 1, 2020
Awesome and attentive.
Christy P.
We will be sharing your review with the team to encourage them to continue to strive for excellence in customer service.
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Mar 8, 2020
They are great always helping out and making a way .
Jackie H.
We are delighted to have had the opportunity to serve you.
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Mar 7, 2020
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Lawrence H.
Thank you for rating our Buford office, Lawrence!
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Mar 6, 2020
Great customer service but the interest rate is quite high.
Steven B.
Thank you for your feedback, Steven.
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Mar 6, 2020
They try to work with you. It improved greatly. I hope they will keep there loyal customer for personal loans after that person pay on time never miss a payment and considering for a personal loan with out a collateral just to have a job that will guaranty payment. I glad that you all gave me the help that I needed will always recommend your company. Daniel from the Buford office he is a good very understanding agent.
Ernestina M.
Your review serves as a confirmation to all of us, that our efforts in delivering excellent customer service, is paying off. Thank you for your recommendation, Ernestina!
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Mar 6, 2020
friendly customer representative
Donald N.
Friendly service is our committment to you!
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Mar 5, 2020
The very best financial company
Clay L.
We will always try our best to provide you with the best service possible.
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Mar 5, 2020
Great customer service very friendly and professional most importantly they work to assist you with the best loan too suit your budget
Christopher W.
We are delighted to have had the opportunity to serve you.
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Mar 5, 2020
Great service and personnel
Gerson R.
Our goal is to have everyone walk out of our office with the sense that they are part of our 1st Franklin family.
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Mar 5, 2020
Great customer service and everyone is always very helpful and very understanding. I would recommend anyone to get their 1st loan with 1st franklin.
Felicia C.
We appreciate your review and your recommendation, Felicia!
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Mar 5, 2020
Very convenience, and excellent service
Conrad E.
We know that you have options and are pleased that you selected us and proud to have served you.
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Mar 5, 2020
All the staff that I’ve came in contact with were very helpful and professional. I would recommend them to friends and family. I’ve been doing business with this Lender for years.
Lynne R.
Thank you for being a loyal customer, Lynne. We appreciate your recommendation.
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Mar 5, 2020
Customer service is good.....
Elizabeth H.
Thank you for taking time to share your opinion with others.
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Mar 4, 2020
Easy application and great customer service.
Susane Z.
Please visit us again. It is our pleasure to serve you.
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Mar 4, 2020
Great
Ripton F.
Hi, Ripton! Thank you for your review.
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Mar 4, 2020
Convenient location, courteous customer service
Tracey F.
We are constantly hard at work to deliver the best possible experience.
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Mar 4, 2020
Great customer service.
Christopher F
We look forward to serving you in a future visit.
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Mar 4, 2020
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Elizabeth C.
Thank you for rating our Buford office!
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