Oregon Secured Promissory Note Template

TheĀ Oregon Secured Promissory Note Template is a legal form that is designed to be used when drafting a secured promissory note. Secured notes, in contrast to unsecured ones, require the backing of security (i.e. collateral). The instructions posted below are intended to be a guide on how to properly draft the note.

Note: Once the template has been filled out, it must be signed by the borrower, lender, and witnesses.

How to Write

Step 1 – Download the form.

Step 2 – Fill in the following details into the corresponding input fields (of the first paragraph):

  • Date
  • Name/address of borrower
  • Name/address of lender
  • Principal sum of loan
  • Interest rate

Step 3 – Payments – Provide the following information:

  • Payment method (“No Installments” – “Installments” – “Interest Only”)
  • Installment amount (if “Installments” is the chosen method)
  • Due date (if “Installments” OR “Interest Only” is the selected method)

Step 4 – Due Date:

  • Fill in the date in which the full balance of the note must be paid off by.

Step 5 – Interest Due in Event of Default:

  • Submit the interest rate that shall be applied to the balance of the loan (in the event of a default).

Step 6 – Late Fees:

  • Enter how long the borrower will have, after missing a scheduled installment, to make a payment.
  • If the borrower does not make the payment within the specified number of days, the lender can apply a late fee to the balance.

Step 7 – Acceleration:

  • After the borrower has defaulted on the loan, they will have X amount of days to cure the default.
  • Provide how long the borrower will have after defaulting on the loan.

Step 8 – Security:

  • Fill in a description of the security.

Step 9 – Signatures:

  • Enter the date.
  • Submit the names of the borrower, lender, and witnesses.
  • The borrower, lender, and witnesses are required to submit their signatures.
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