Secured Small Business Line of Credit

Increase the cash of your small business to cover short-term business needs.


Features and Benefits

  • Increased credit flexibility – Collateralized lines of credit generally have lower interest rates and higher credit limits than unsecured lines of credit
  • Automatic Interest-only payments – Deducted from your Business checking
  • Easy access – Online, by phone, or write a check against the line amount
  • Get peace of mind – Use your line of credit to provide optional overdraft protection for your PNC Bank Business Checking account

Loan at a Glance

Line of Credit amount

$100,001 to $3 million[1]
Easy access to funds Write a check drawn against the account, or transfer funds into an eligible PNC deposit account using online banking or by telephone 
Interest Rates Variable, based on the Prime Rate[2]
Payments Monthly interest-only payments automatically deducted from your business checking account during revolving credit period. Principal payments can also be made by the borrower at any time
Value added extras Your line of credit may be eligible for overdraft protection for your PNC Bank business checking account
Collateral required Non-Real Estate business assets
Annual Fee Annual fee of 0.25% of committed line amount
How to Apply

What you Need to Apply

Before you start there are a few things you will need to know or have available to successfully complete your application.

  • Have available any special loan promotion offer code, if applicable.
  • Know the dollar amount, type of loan you are applying for, borrowing purpose and collateral information, if applicable.  
  • Information about your business, such as:
    • Business Name and Address
    • Type of business organization and year established
    • Business Tax ID number, Annual Sales, Number of Employees
  • Information about each Business Owner, such as:
    • Name, Home Address, Social Security Number, Title, Ownership Percentage, Personal Financial information, Historical Information
    • Government issued photo ID (Driver's License, US Passport, or a state-issued ID) may be requested for verification purposes
  • You may want to have copies of your most recent business and personal tax returns and/or financial statements to assist with completion of the application.

Important Information About Procedures for Opening a New Account
To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and Money Laundering activities, Federal Law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify and record information that identifies each person who opens an account.  What this means to you: When you open an account, we will ask you for your name, address, date of birth, and other information that will allow us to identify you. We may also ask to see your driver’s license or other identifying documents.

Review our Business Lending Guidelines

Use our Business Lending Guidelines to help you better assess your creditworthiness when applying for new or additional revolving or fixed-term financing. These guidelines are not the only criteria for a final credit decision, but they will empower you to better understand your financial position in the context of PNC’s business lending practices.  Read Guidelines »

Important Legal Disclosures and Information

  1. All loans and lines of credit subject to credit approval and require automatic payment deduction from a business checking account. Additional fees may apply.

  2. Prime Rate means the highest prime rate published in the "Money Rates" section of the Wall Street Journal for the last day of the preceding calendar month.

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PNC Bank reserves the right to require submission of tax returns and other business and financial information from time to time.

Not all features and benefits applicable for all products

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