Fredericks Foundation loan application website
Fredericks Foundation provide business loans to individuals and companies that have been unable to obtain a loan from a traditional source such as a bank. Loan applicants have to provide documents and complete forms in order to supply Fredericks Foundation administrators with enough information to properly assess them. This led to a great deal of offline paperwork that was difficult to organise and share.
The proposed solution was to develop a web application that would allow loan applicants to provide their information digitally and bring a degree of automation to the application process.
When selecting a platform on which to develop the web application, user management and file storage featured high on the list of requirements. Fortunately, Drupal has a granular user permissions system and a file/document storage facility built into its core software, both of which are secure.
Many of the other requirements are not available in Drupal’s core software. A significant amount of custom web developement was needed to deliver the specific requirements.