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What Credit Score Is Needed To Lease A Car

November 27, 2018

It's possible to lease a car when you have bad credit, but your options and terms are going to be much better when your credit score is 700 or better. Read more.

The scary truth behind long-term auto loans

November 10, 2016

New research by TransUnion shows that the longer the term of an auto loan, the higher the likelihood of serious delinquency. Read more.

The anchoring effect: Don't be fooled by the price tag

October 25, 2016

Anchoring is a psychological phenomenon that affects us all and can cost you money, but one researcher explains how you can resist it. Read more.

Single-Payment Car Title Loans Can Lead to Long-Term Debt

July 26, 2016

Single-payment car title loans are a booming business for predatory lenders. These arrangements come with exorbitant interest and stringent repayment terms. Read more.

How to buy a car on Craigslist

July 12, 2016

How can you use Craigslist to find a great deal on a car? Follow these steps to learn how to to adequately close the deal. Read more.

Are you making these common car leasing mistakes?

April 26, 2016

Leasing a vehicle comes with many benefits over an outright purchase, provided you avoid a few pitfalls. Don't forget to take maintenance and insurance costs into account, and try to keep the vehicle for less than three years. Gap insurance provides an invaluable safeguard against depreciation, while negotiating skills can save you money upfront. Read more.

How to get a car loan with bad credit

May 19, 2015

Damaged credit can make it difficult to find a car loan. However, if you come equipped with detailed knowledge of your credit, then it is not impossible. Read more.

What are the benefits of leasing a car?

April 30, 2015

Most people can afford a much nicer car if they lease, and also have the freedom to pick out a new car every few years. Read more.