1st Franklin Financial
Lafayette

1st Franklin Financial Lafayette

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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
143 Arnould Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70506
US
(337) 988-9979(337) 988-9979
Serving Lafayette since 1999!

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.
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.
Our Local Dealers
We proudly offer select financing at the dealers listed below. Please be sure to check out their sites and support your local community!
Carpet Mills Outlet, Inc
(337) 896-8472
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Cajun Carts
(337) 896-3411
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Tony Soileau, DDS
(337) 234-3551
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Furniture Mart of Lafayette
(337) 412-6462
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Lafayette Powersports - Beau Pre Road
(337) 232-5362
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Home Furniture Plus Bedding 2
(337) 234-8578
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Complete Family Dentistry
(337) 981-9848
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Diver's Destination Inc.
(337) 981-3483
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Home Furniture Plus Bedding 1
(337) 593-6934
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Bayou State Pawn and Jewelry, Inc
(337) 233-3695
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The Backpacker
(337) 406-8754
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Don's Automotive Group
(337) 210-5000
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Lafayette Powersports - Johnston Street
(337) 984-0401
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Acadiana Transmission Inc & Auto Repair
337-232-7910
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Walker First Turn
337-233-9383
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Jul 29, 2022
Thanks Nicki! You are the Bomb! You're super sweet and down to earth! You really made this loan process smooth and easy!💕 All the girls were great at the LAFAYETTE LOCATION 😘
Shaquana M.
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Jul 22, 2022
Great Service
Funzie
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Jul 6, 2022
Excelente sirvicio!!!
Berta suarez perez
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Mar 24, 2022
Every think was good
Renella Boutte
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Mar 5, 2020
1st Franklin Financial is a good place to make a loan.
Tina M.
When we first read your review, we could not help it but smile.
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Mar 5, 2020
Always there. Especially when your in a bind. Great people working there
Patricia D.
We love what we do and getting word that we are exactly what you were looking for makes us beyond excited.
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Mar 5, 2020
Always make it easy and very honest staff!
Cortney B.
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
Excellent customer service. They are very patient, and helpful. I completely forgot about my payment and i didn't get any annoying calls.
Ethel B.
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
Always pleasant and welling to help if able to.
Chuck D.
Thank you for taking time to share your opinion with others.
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Mar 5, 2020
Awesome customer service
Anthony S.
We will always try our best to provide you with the best service possible.
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Mar 4, 2020
Love the customer service I get with Manager , Tracie Thibodeaux and her staff ....
Joann R.
Please visit us again. It is our pleasure to serve you.
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Mar 4, 2020
Can’t remember if I have 2 or 3 loans with 1st Franklin and customer service has always been Great. Guess that’s why I keep going back to them. Patricia S.
Patricia S.
Our goal is to provide customers with superior service that exceeds their expectations.
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Mar 4, 2020
Warm and welcoming with open communication around helping us with our loan!
Clayton L.
We believe the only way for us to deliver first class services and experiences is by knowing what our customers love best and that can only be achieved through feedback like yours.
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Mar 4, 2020
Great customer service friendly staff
Rebecca A.
We look forward to serving you in a future visit.
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Mar 4, 2020
Great customer service
Dennis L.
We want to earn your business each and every time. We are constantly looking for better ways to serve you.
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Mar 4, 2020
Excellent customer service. Tracy and her staff work hard to keep their clients happy
Vickie N.
Our staff is constantly hard at work finding ways to exceed customer's expectations and provide seamless service.
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Mar 4, 2020
Friendly service
Casey D.
We are delighted to have had the opportunity to serve you.
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Mar 3, 2020
Pleasant customer service
Clyde G.
Our staff is constantly looking for ways to do all that we do in ways that delight every single customer that gives us a try.
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Mar 3, 2020
Always friendly professional helpful service
Gregory B.
We hope to become one of your favorite companies to do business with.
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Mar 3, 2020
Great customer service
Cathy B.
It is our corporate goal to be the best in the industry and through our hard work, earn the loyalty and love of every single customer.
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