car buying

A Different Take on Saving Money on a Used Car
  • A Different Take on Saving Money on a Used Car

A Different Take on Saving Money on a Used Car

By |February 17th, 2015|

It’s personal finance 101 that you’ll always get a better deal when you buy a used car. The original owner takes the depreciation hit and you get a barely-used car for 2/3rd of the price (or less!). You can take this a step further, though, a look for cars from dead manufacturers. Cars such […]

The Advantages of Car Finance
  • The Advantages of Car Finance

The Advantages of Car Finance

By |March 14th, 2014|

The following is a guest post about car finance. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and then contact me.

Buying a new car is exciting, that’s for sure. Paying for that excitement can be confusing however, with so many car finance options available.

If you’re lucky enough to have the […]

Buying a Car On Finance - Is it For you?
  • Buying a Car On Finance - Is it For you?

Buying a Car On Finance – Is it For you?

By |February 20th, 2014|

The following is a guest post about buying a car. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest posting policy and then contact me.
How Should You Finance Your New Car?
Financing your car purchase through a lender is one way to get your new vehicle. You borrow the money from the lender […]

Ten Harsh Realities of Buying a Second Hand Car
  • Ten Harsh Realities of Buying a Second Hand Car

Ten Harsh Realities of Buying a Second Hand Car

By |November 12th, 2013|

The following is a guest post. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest post policy and then contact me.

There are many, many benefits to buying a second hand car. However, it is only fair that you are made properly aware of the risks as well. Here are ten points that […]

Car Finance: A Guide
  • Car Finance: A Guide

Car Finance: A Guide

By |October 1st, 2013|

In this day and age, you are very lucky if you are able to purchase a car outright when looking for a new vehicle. For the majority of us, we will enter a car dealership knowing that we will have to come to some arrangement regarding car finance.

Borrowing money to pay for a new […]

Solutions for Financing a New Car
  • Solutions for Financing a New Car

Solutions for Financing a New Car

By |February 6th, 2013|

The following is a guest post about financing a new car. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest posting policy and then contact me.

Buying a car can often be one of the costliest forms of expenditure behind buying a house. The key to investing in such necessities is saving as […]

Using Online Calculators For Car Financing Decisions
  • Using Online Calculators For Car Financing Decisions

Using Online Calculators For Car Financing Decisions

By |October 24th, 2012|

Besides buying a home and saving for retirement, your car buying decision is one of the bigger financial decisions you will make. Buy the wrong car and you could get buried in high monthly payments and expensive insurance. Or at the other end of the spectrum, you might cheap out too much and end […]

Why I Would Never Lease a Car
  • Why I Would Never Lease a Car

Why I Would Never Lease a Car

By |October 18th, 2012|

When you purchase a vehicle, you basically have 3 options: finance, lease or pay with cash. I don’t know about you, but I don’t have the patience to save that much cash. Plus you’d get higher return on that money by investing it compared to financing interest rates. So realistically that leaves you with […]

Top 5 Tips for Getting the Best Car Financing Rates
  • Top 5 Tips for Getting the Best Car Financing Rates

Top 5 Tips for Getting the Best Car Financing Rates

By |July 17th, 2012|

The following is a guest post.

In the current economic climate, many of us don’t have the required funds to go out and purchase a brand new, shiny car outright. However, thanks to the wonders of credit, this doesn’t necessarily mean that we can’t have what we want right now. Car credit is one of […]

Buying Your First Car: Learn the Five C’s of Car Buying
  • Buying Your First Car: Learn the Five C’s of Car Buying

Buying Your First Car: Learn the Five C’s of Car Buying

By |May 30th, 2012|

There comes a time when every young adult will inevitably have to return their parents’ car keys and decide whether to buy their own set of wheels or not. Whether that time comes in high school, during college or sometime after grad school graduation, there’s no doubt that eventually you’ll need to think about […]