LOAN MANAGER PRODUCT FEATURES

Margill Loan Manager latest version 4.4 and upcoming 5.0 – New features now on web site

Margill Loan Manager latest version 4.4 and upcoming version 5.0 – Release notes (new features) now available on our web site. See www.margill.com/en/margill-loan-manager-release-notes

How can I enter multiple payments and advances in a loan without having to enter them one by one? I have over 100 in one loan. I have the data in Excel.

Q: How can I enter multiple payments and advances in a loan without having to enter them one by one? I have over 100 in one loan. I have the data in Excel. A: Very easily, in seconds with a simple 4-column Excel sheet. Go to Tools > Post Payments. On the top of the […]

Can Margill software be used for HOA (Home Owners Association) collections along with the interest calculation?

Q: Can Margill software be used for HOA (Home Owners Association) collections along with the interest calculation? A: Yes, very easily without needing an agency to do these calculations. Many law firms and accountants are tasked with collecting HOA assessments and find it time consuming with a risk or error when this is done by […]

Setting up automatic emails (reminders) to your borrowers

Margill Automatic Emails… Allow you to have Margill send out emails automatically a few days before a payment is due, to remind your borrower to pay. You can send reminders to all your borrowers or only the ones that don’t pay so well or on time… The system can automatically email your borrower that a […]

Total Flexibility in your Payment Schedules

Loan servicing made easy Completely adapt a payment schedule to your borrower’s needs and real life such as irregular payments, seasonal cashflow, interest-only, principal-only, partial, late, unpaid payments, lump sum, automatic fees, negative balances in intercompany loans, interest rate changes, residual value…  

How can I see interest that accrued on unpaid payments?

Question: I have a question regarding interest accruing on unpaid payments. We have a franchise that is working on their cash flow right now and we wanted to give them an updated statement on what is owed to us for their franchise loan. How can I see interest that accrued on unpaid payments? So for […]

Can we email an amortization report to each borrower when interest rates change?

Margill Loan Manager – Can we email an amortization report to each borrower when interest rates change? Yes this can be done. First, I guess you updated the interest rates though the Main window with Ctrl Alt Shift i. Ideally you have a custom field that identifies the loans that are tied to the specific […]

Early payoff – How to do this in Margill Loan Manager

Q: How to do an early payoff in Margill Loan Manager A: For example, the loan term was originally for 5 years or 60 months (so end date was in June 2020). The borrower calls you, the creditor, and wishes to payoff his/her loan early, on October 12, 2018. Original payment schedule:   I first […]

Margill Loan Manager: Is there an audit trail that can be printed to show transactions / changes to records on a daily basis?

Q: Is there an audit trail that can be printed to show transactions / changes to records on a daily basis? A: Yes very easily. Go to the Main Margill window, select all the loans (probably only Active loans) , Tools > Various > Display the history of changes for selected Records. You can then […]

Can Margill Loan Manager be used to manage rentals (rent)?

Question: Our company does loans and rentals. Can Margill Loan Manager be used to manage rentals (monthly rents)? Answer: As strange as this may sound for a loan servicing software, yes Margill Loan Manager can manage rentals. The difference between a loan and a rental is that loans begin with a principal amount borrowed that […]

Importing batch payments in Margill Loan Manager (CSV, Excel)

Question: Our company collects weekly (bi-weekly or monthly – no matter) payments drawn directly from their bank accounts in some cases and in others as payroll deductions. We receive CSV files from the bank and processors. Can these transactions then be imported back to Margill Loan Manager? Answer: As you guessed, since I blogged this, […]

Margill Loan Manager: Is there a way for me to see if users are logged on to the system?

Question: Is there a way for me to see if users are logged on to the system? Answer: Go to Tools > Users and see this:

Can Loan Manager be used to collect invoices with payments here an there? Each invoice only starts accruing interest after 30 days.

Q: Can Loan Manager be used to collect invoices with payments here an there? Each invoice only starts accruing interest after 30 days. We are a medium-sized law firm and send out invoices to our clients irregularly. Many of our clients do not pay within the  30 days allotted (invoices are Net 30 days otherwise the […]

Margill Loan Manager – Features inquiry…

Is there a limit on the number of notes that can be tracked at one time? Not really. The number of loans you can enter in the system is based on your license package. Our largest users have 30,000 loans, our smallest maybe 5? Price is based on number of loans and users. Can the […]

How to enter loan number, Federal Tax ID, set up automatic late fees, create a line of credit, etc.?

Questions: In Margill Loan Manager: 1) How/where do I enter my loan #? Can I change the identifier number automatically assigned by Margill? 2) Most of my clients are businesses, and I do not see a place to enter the Federal Tax ID number. I would also like to add fields for type of company, […]

Can Margill Loan Manager do progressive Advances to my clients?

Question: Can Margill Loan Manager do progressive Advances to my clients? For example, my borrower was authorized for a $100,000 loan but this will be disbursed in stages. So 15,000 one day, 10,000 another and so forth… Answer: Short answer… very easily… You first create a new Record. In this case the first advance of […]

Margill Loan Manager – Principal and Interest forecast

Question:  I need to break down the due payment for the next fiscal into Due payment interest portion total and Due payment principal portion. Answer: If you are on version 4.3 and above (go to https://www.margill.com/get to download) go to Reports > Personalized Reports > Record List (Customized) with Period Breaks. 1) Report template Click […]

Margill Loan Manager – General Ledger (GL) Accounts

Questions: 1. In terms of the accounting report and accounting identifiers, are these captured at the borrower level,  or the record level? How is this selection made and where is it used/displayed on the accounting report? 2. In our accounts we split interest accrued and other fees by product type, i.e. a separate GL account […]

How to setup weekly or biweekly payments

Question: How to setup weekly or biweekly payments in Margill Loan Manager? Answer: When creating a new record, set up the Period of Payments at ”By day(s)” and input 7 for weekly or 14 for biweekly payments. We also suggest that you setup the Compounding Period to match the Period of Payments.

Typical questions before software purchase – Margill Loan Manager

Questions: We are a secured lender, our loans are secured against properties. Does the system allow us to input details of the property and loan to value against each loan? How do I do this? Will the system give me an overview of our loan book as a whole? Some clients pay monthly, some clients we […]