Take It Away – 0% Finance 2018-09-14T11:04:32+00:00



We provide interest-free loans via Take It Away to individuals for the purchase of musical instruments, equipment, and software.

Take it away is an Arts Council initiative designed to help more people get involved in learning and playing music. The scheme allows individuals to apply for a loan of up to £2,000 for the purchase of any kind of musical instrument, and pay it back in nine monthly instalments, completely interest free.

Take it away is open to everyone (over the age of 18), but primarily designed to help those who might otherwise be unable to afford an instrument appropriate for their needs.

This will normally be around 30 days from the date of your purchase, but you will receive a welcome email from Omni Capital Retail Finance providing details of your repayment schedule.

Yes, this can be arranged once you have received your welcome email. Contact Omni Capital Retail Finance directly on 0333 240 8317 to do this.

Yes, you can pay the balance of your Take it away loan early and there will be no penalty charge for this. Please call Omni Capital Retail Finance directly on 0333 240 8317 to arrange this.

If you wish to exercise your right to withdraw from the finance agreement, you must contact Omni Capital Retail Finance within 14 days of signing the agreement. You will need to arrange an alternative payment method for the instrument with Omni Capital Retail Finance within 30 days.

Yes, there is no limit on the number of times that you can use the scheme. you can have different loans running concurrently, although you would need to pass separate credit checks for each new application. We would advise you to allow at least 3 months between loan applications in order to establish a repayment record with Omni Capital Retail Finance.

If you have any questions about your repayment schedule, please call Omni Capital Retail Finance on 0333 240 8317.

If you’re using the scheme in a store and paying the 10% deposit by credit or debit card, you won’t need additional ID.

However, if you are paying the 10% deposit by cash or cheque, then you will need to provide 2 forms of ID.

Acceptable proofs of ID are:

  • Current UK driving licence;
  • Valid Passport;
  • Utility bill, credit card or bank statement dated within the last 3 months will be accepted as a second proof with one of the above.
  • NB – Mobile phone bills are not acceptable.

If you are using the scheme online, you’ll be expected to go through a standard online credit check.

Yes, you can use the loan as part-payment if the total cost exceeds £2,000.

Example over 9 months

Fender American Special Telecaster Sherwood Green Metallic

10% deposit = £94.90

9 monthly repayments = £94.90

Fender American Special Telecaster

For the guitarist who wants a combination of timeless Fender style and contemporary features, this guitar delivers traditional Tele design with some extra elements for modern tone and performance, including dual Texas Special pickups and special circuitry, modern neck profile and fingerboard radius, and more. Great sounding, great looking and feeling, and made in the United States.