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Avoid These Top Car Buying Scams or Lose $1000’s!

Last Updated March 24, 2018 by

You’ve needed a car for a long time for work, and after researching several auto lenders, you finally have the money you need to make a purchase. Your budget isn’t large – you’re not going to be buying a brand new car. Why pay full price for something that loses half of its value as […]

How to Buy a Car With Low Monthly Car Payments

Last Updated March 22, 2018 by

When determining the amount of your monthly auto loan payment, several key facts are taken into consideration during the calculation process. Bad credit can, in fact, affect the amount of your auto loan’s monthly payment. Some of the key facts taken into consideration are the interest rate that you’re eligible for, down payment, trade-in value, […]

Best Used Cars Under 10k in March 2014

Last Updated March 27, 2014 by

Buying a used car is a great way to acquire a solid, previously owned model at an excellent price. If you’re reading this article it’s probably because you may be interested in purchasing a previously owned vehicle. This is our hands down best pick of cars for the month of March. These provide the best […]

Tesla Hits the Top of the Market for 2014 According to Consumer Reports

Last Updated March 19, 2014 by

2013 and 2014 have been two big years for the electric car company Tesla. Consumer Reports has just announced that the top pick for the year on a new vehicle is the Tesla Model S. Here’s a quote of their testing requirements: “Test performance. Each must rank at or near the top of its class […]

Filing Tax Returns to get the Most out of Auto Financing with Bad credit

Last Updated March 18, 2014 by

A lot of people have been asking us how they should file for their tax returns. Assuming that a jointly filed tax return is the best way to go is not always correct. In fact, in many situations it might be better to file separately to get the most out of your annual return. In […]

Bad Credit Auto Financing Rates Could Skyrocket in 2014

Last Updated March 17, 2014 by

Auto financing with bad credit could come to a screeching halt after three years of national lenders passing out loans to people with sketchy credit histories. The original intent was for the government to help car manufacturers increase production by allowing more people with low credit scores to qualify for a car loan or refinance.  […]

2014’s Most Fuel Efficient Cars

Last Updated February 10, 2014 by

Economic trends come and go; stock prices rise and plummet; the cost of gas is constantly changing. Year after year, it’s difficult to predict anything from a financial standpoint, even with a carefully balanced budget. So…what’s one thing that never changes? The consumer’s willingness to save money. Your willingness to save money. In the spirit […]

News from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Auto Finance Forum

Last Updated January 24, 2014 by

Automobiles are part of the American way of life.  Whether you use your automobile for recreation or for work, it is nearly impossible to get around the United States without one.  Unfortunately, millions of Americans are de facto denied the ability to get an automobile because of lending practices that have become pervasive in the […]

Finding your “real” Interest Rate – Inflation and Auto Loans

Last Updated January 22, 2014 by

When you take out an auto loan, the interest rate that you are quoted by the lender is actually not the only number that you should consider when you start to figure out your payments.  The financial impact of your car purchase is virtually guaranteed to be smaller than it initially appears, thanks to a […]

Auto Loans through Nonprofit Organizations

Last Updated January 6, 2014 by

While most car buyers will choose to finance their cars through traditional lenders, including dealerships and online lending agencies, there is a small percentage of the population that will receive loans from nonprofit agencies like Ways to Work in Milwaukee.  Nonprofit lenders cater to low-income individuals that meet certain criteria, helping them get the car […]