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Assistive Art-Affording Services

The 'Art Money' Service Gives Loans To Help You Buy Art

— September 15, 2017 — Tech
If you've ever been to an art exhibit and found a piece of art that you really like, but realized to your disappointment that you can't afford it right now, you might just appreciate a new Australian startup called Art Money.

This appropriately named service makes it easier than ever for people to purchase art in galleries, by giving them access to interest-free loans, with art buyers allowed to apply for loans online. The loans, which can amount to between $675 and $50,000, let people buy art from participated exhibitions and galleries, with loans approved or denied in a matter of minutes.

By helping fund art purchases, the Art Money services benefits art lovers as well as artists who would prefer people not just to admire their work but to purchase it and take it home.
Trend Themes
1. Interest-free Loans - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop a platform that offers interest-free loans for various consumer purchases beyond art.
2. Online Loan Applications - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create an online platform that simplifies loan applications for various products or services.
3. Art Financing Services - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Establish a service that provides flexible financing options specifically tailored for art purchases.
Industry Implications
1. Art Galleries - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Integrate technology to offer alternative financing solutions to potential art buyers, expanding the affordability and accessibility of art.
2. Consumer Financing - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create a disruptive platform that revolutionizes the consumer financing industry by offering flexible, interest-free loans for a variety of purchases.
3. Online Retail - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop an online marketplace that provides financing options to customers looking to purchase unique and high-priced items, such as art pieces.
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