Gref: Sberbank will provide vacation credit customers affected by coronavirus

Sberbank of Russia will provide to the victims of the coronavirus clients vacation credit. This information appeared in the address of the head of Bank Herman Gref to customers published on the website of the savings Bank.

As noted, the savings Bank has decided to provide vacation credit payments for up to 6 months without incurring penalties and fines. We are talking about the customers who suffered from the coronavirus COVID-19, ill or are on forced quarantine. For deferment you must submit an application on the website of the Bank.

on March 25, Russian President Vladimir Putin in an address to the citizens of the proposed “vacation” for mortgage and consumer loans. The person caught in a difficult situation with a reduction in monthly income of more than 30 percent shall be entitled to suspend the servicing of the loan and roll over it without any penalty, said the President.

last Friday, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation published the measures for the support of the citizens, the economy and the financial sector in the face of the pandemic. MFIs, credit institutions and credit consumer cooperatives recommended to restructure the debt that is not assigned penalties and interest on the loans allocated to physical persons, if they give the statement and an official confirmation of the presence of coronavirus infection of the borrower.

the legislative reprieve for citizens who find themselves in a difficult situation, now registered only in respect of mortgage loans, reminds Agency “Interfax”.