We are here to help the growth of your business.

Far too long South African businesses have missed out on opportunities that could have been the turning point for their growth, had they a simpler and faster way to access funding.
Using leading-edge technology combined with an innovative approach to assessing credit, BUSINESS FUEL is committed to changing the finance experience for our customers.

No branches, no queues, no paper. Let’s do business.


designed for your business

As a leading lender for Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMME), Business Fuel is now fuelling South African entrepreneurs by offering affordable business loans of up to R2 million approved within 72 hours. To apply your business must have a turnover of more than R1 million per year.

As your financial partner, we see beyond the now and through to the potential of your unique business. So if access to additional funds is what you need to push your business that extra mile, we’re the perfect funding partner for you!

We want to understand the needs of your business and, thanks to our simple and fast business assessment, we’re able to find the right funding solution.

Together, navigating the unpredictable business climate becomes a breeze – all thanks to three key features of our flexible business loans:

  • Injecting excess cash will reduce your loan term and repayment
  • You’ll have the ability to withdraw excess capital as you need it
  • To reduce your instalment or extend your term, re-finance your loan balance

from banks and other lending companies:

We strive to be a positive force in business promotion and look at your business as an owner and not a bank. You avoid the unnecessary conditions and waiting period which puts your business's success on hold. Our process is simple, fast and once you’ve completed our three-step online evaluation process, we’ll have all the information needed to make a decision on your funding request.

  • You need to strike while the iron is hot! That’s why within 72 hours of receiving your application we’ll pay out your loan – because time is money!
  • Our online application process is uncomplicated and easy to follow and we’ll assess your application in one day.
  • Your repayments can be structured over any period up to 12 months.
  • Our business loans are simple, affordable and flexible, whilst adapting to your business needs.
  • While your loan balance is reducing, so will the interest – no hidden or add-on costs! Our charges are less than half of most of our competitors.
  • You can reduce the interest charge and shorten the repayment period by depositing additional capital at any point.
  • Additional repaid capital is accessible for withdrawal at any time.