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  • How Does Car Loan Refinancing Affect Your Credit

    May 27, 2016

    When you look into car loan refinancing, you may be concerned with how it will impact your credit score. Most people refinance auto loan costs to lower their payments or

  • What Are The Benefits of Auto Loan Pre-Approval?

    May 27, 2016

    When you need a loan to purchase a new or used car, auto loan pre-approval is one of the better options you have. The loan approval process can be lengthy

  • Auto Loans: Do You Need a Proof of Income

    May 27, 2016

    Some of those who are looking into auto financing agreements may be wondering whether they will need to present proof of income to get their desired vehicle. Every loan agreement

  • Tips For Dealing With Auto Repossession

    May 27, 2016

    Negotiating with a lender to prevent auto repossession is not pleasant. However if you manage the negotiation correctly, you'll be able to control your debt and still retain your car

  • Best Instant Auto Loan Companies To Choose From

    May 27, 2016

    An instant auto loan grants you an approval for your next car purchase in less than an hour in most cases—if you meet certain minimum criteria. Yes, regardless if you

  • How Auto Loan Payments Affect Your Credit Score

    May 27, 2016

    Making your auto loan payments successfully is a great way to build your credit, but missing them can have terrible repercussions. All loans, including car loans, have a very strong

  • Why Some Auto Loans Have Prepayment Penalties

    May 27, 2016

    Some auto loans have what are known as prepayment penalties attached to the contract as a provision. If this is the case for your auto loan, you would be wise

  • Steps To Paying Off A Car Loan Early

    May 27, 2016

    A car loan is a great way to purchase a new or used vehicle when you don’t have the necessary cash on hand, but the car loan rate you receive

  • What's A Good Credit Score For An Auto Loan?

    May 27, 2016

    As is the case with almost any financial transaction, having a good credit score is vital to securing the best terms and interest rates for an auto loan. Before you

  • 4 Facts About Auto Loan Rates

    May 27, 2016

    When shopping for an auto loan, rates offered by different lenders will vary widely for a number of different reasons. Some lenders are more competitive than others in that they