Our Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to qualify?

Minimum eligibility criteria include:

  • £10,000+ in average monthly revenue, per SKU
  • At least 3 months of consistent revenue history
  • The business must be a limited company registered with Companies House

We currently only provide financing for eCommerce and DTC (direct-to-consumer) companies. If your business is not within these categories, we do not currently have a program in place to support you but check back soon as we expand our offering.

Is Forever 8 a good fit for my business?

If you are a direct-to-consumer e-commerce company that's:

  • Cash flow positive
  • Turns inventory in 120 days or less
  • Interested in inventory financing support for one of more SKU's that have £10,000+ in average monthly revenues

Then fill in an application on the Fund Me page, we'd love to speak to you.

Will Forever 8 pay me for my current inventory?

Yes! Immediately on signing, we will buy any sellable inventory that you have on hand or in fulfilment centres.

Will applying affect my credit?

We determine eligibility by analysing your actual business metrics, so applying for financing with Forever 8 will not affect your credit score.

What information do you need to verify my business?

The best way to find this out is to head over to our get funded page and fill out the application. It takes 15 minutes and you could have an offer in 48hrs.

How does repayment and fees work?

  • We buy your inventory and place any re-orders with your suppliers as needed
  • We collect our cost, plus a fee, as the product sells
  • Our Fees are typically 2-5% of retail
  • The faster you sell, the lower your fees our, so our interests are truly aligned

How long do funds take to arrive?

Once your contract has been countersigned, we can make payments within 1-2 business days. Some large amounts may take an additional day.

How much inventory will Forever 8 fund?

Forever 8 targets an average investment of £100,000. However, we have the ability to finance orders worth upwards of £5 million. We can also increase funding as your business grows.

I know a great business for Forever 8, how can I refer them?

Forever 8 has a referral program in place. We compensate for each lead we finance that was introduced to us through a partner. Email us directly to get more information.

Still Have Questions?

If you can't find the answer to your question here, you can always contact us

Pay Back as You Sell

Forever 8 recoups  our investment (plus a small fee) as you sell. Take longer to sell than anticipated? No problem, we will work with you to ensure that we are both in alignment. Sell faster than anticipated? Great, our fees will be lower and we can order you more inventory to keep pace with your demand.

Long Term Capital

We are a partner. We aren’t here to offer quick bridge loans. Instead, we work together for at least a year, funding 100% of your inventory needs.

Reduce Your Exposure

Forever 8 does not require a personal guarantee. We act as a partner, and we take product risk. Our interests are mutually aligned

Refer Friends

We offer a finders fee on all successful referrals

Want to refer an e-commerce seller?

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