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Klarna FAQs

Pay in 3 Interest-Free Instalments - Frequently Asked Questions

  

How does Pay in 3 interest-free instalments work?

Pay in 3 interest-free instalments will allow you to spread the cost of your purchase over 3 equal payments. The payment for each instalment will automatically be collected from the debit or credit card you entered at checkout. Your first instalment will be collected when your order is confirmed by Menkind and instalments 2 and 3 are scheduled 30 and 60 days later, respectively. You can always monitor your payments’ schedule in the Klarna app.

 

Is there a minimum spend?

Yes, we can only accept payments with Klarna when your basket is over £50. Please note this is after any coupon codes or gift cards have been applied, but excludes any delivery costs.

 

Am I eligible for Pay in 3 interest-free instalments?

To use Pay in 3 interest-free instalments you must be at least 18. Whilst this option is widely promoted, Pay later in 3 interest-free instalments is subject to your financial circumstances. When choosing Pay later in 3 interest-free instalments, our assessment will not affect your credit rating.

 

How can I increase my chances of being accepted for Pay in 3 interest-free instalments?

Klarna is unique and offers Pay in 3 interest-free instalments based on a number of factors such as the order value, previous order history and item availability. If you are 18 or over, you can improve your chances of being offered Pay in 3 interest-free instalments by ensuring you provide your full name and accurate address details and shipping to your registered billing address. All orders are assessed individually. Just because you have been accepted for a Klarna payment method before does not mean it will be offered for every order and in turn, as it is denied does not mean it will be denied for all future orders.

 

What do I need to provide when I make a purchase?

If you want to make a purchase with Klarna using Pay in 3 interest-free instalments, you'll need to provide your mobile phone number, email address, current billing address and a debit or card card. The mobile number is required in case we need to reach you. All communications will be sent to your email address. It's very important that you give us the correct details, as otherwise you will not receive your payment schedule and any updated order information.

 

Will a credit search take place against me?

Klarna may run so-called unrecorded enquiries (or soft credit searches) that do not affect credit scoring and are only visible to you and Klarna, but not visible to other lenders. Neither Klarna nor Menkind run credit searches against you that could impact your credit rating.

 

Why have I not been offered Pay in 3 interest-free instalments?

Although Pay in 3 interest-free instalments is widely promoted it is not always universally available. The Pay in 3 interest-free instalments payment option is automatically generated by algorithms that are dependent upon a number of factors including address details, cardholder details, amount of order, the online store, previous order history and item availability.

 

What are my payment options with Klarna?

Payment for your Pay in 3 interest-free instalments will automatically be collected from the debit or credit card you entered at checkout. The first payment is taken when the order is confirmed. The second and third instalments are collected 30 and 60 days, respectively, after the first instalment. You can always monitor your payments’ schedule in the Klarna app.

 

What happens if I cancel or return my order?

As soon as Menkind have accepted your cancellation/return, Klarna will cancel any future scheduled payments as well as refund any amounts due. The return will be reflected in the Klarna app immediately.

 

What happens if I don’t pay for my order?

Klarna will automatically attempt to collect your payment for your Pay in 3 interest-free instalments purchase at Menkind from the debit or credit card you entered at checkout. If we are unable to collect your payment on the scheduled due date Klarna will make one further attempt to automatically collect payment two days later. Should this last payment attempt fail, Klarna will issue you a statement for the full outstanding order amount which will become payable 15 days later. Klarna shall notify you when a payment is due two days in advance of attempting to collect your payment and you can always monitor the due date in the Klarna app at your convenience. Your credit score will not be impacted by using Klarna’s ‘Pay in 3 instalments’ product even if you have failed to pay on time.

 

I have been asked to go to the Klarna site. Is this correct?

You can view all of your Klarna purchases and payment schedule in the Klarna app or by logging onto Klarna.com/uk. Plus you can find more info if you still have questions by visiting https://www.klarna.com/uk/customer-service/