Loans are an economic staple in most people’s lives; they can help pay for education, transportation or living arrangements.

How to Know if You Need a Cosigner

Loans are an economic staple in most people’s lives; they can help pay for education, transportation or living arrangements. Of course, getting a good loan from the bank or some other financial institution can be quite difficult ...
It’s a little known fact that you can often lease a used car instead of buying or leasing new or buying used.

Can You Lease a Used Car?

It’s a little known fact that you can often lease a used car instead of buying or leasing new or buying used. In fact, it very well could be your best option financially. Right now, at about four percent of all vehicle transactions, ...
One of the most important financial transactions that any individual will undertake involves obtaining a new vehicle.

Buying vs. Leasing: Which is Right for You?

One of the most important financial transactions that any individual will undertake involves obtaining a new vehicle. The acquisition of said new vehicle can have lasting financial effects for customers and their financial standings. ...
As the seasons continue to turn and the temperature continues to fall, new car buyers in wintry climates are increasingly faced with a weather-based problem.

Best Cars for Driving in Winter

As the seasons continue to turn and the temperature continues to fall, new car buyers in wintry climates are increasingly faced with a weather-based problem: what does my new vehicle need to keep me safe and in control driving ...
Financing a vehicle? You’re not alone—the Federal Reserve found that in 2015, 65.9 percent of auto buyers used a lender of some sort to finance their purchase—andsome interesting facts have arisen from various sources about this segment of the population.

Auto Lending Statistics

Financing a vehicle? You’re not alone—the Federal Reserve found that in 2015, 65.9 percent of auto buyers used a lender of some sort to finance their purchase—andsome interesting facts have arisen from various sources about ...
Are you thinking about trading in your current car for a new one? Before rushing to the dealership and signing any papers, there are a few things you should consider.

What to Know About Trading in Your Existing Car

Are you thinking about trading in your current car for a new one? Before rushing to the dealership and signing any papers, there are a few things you should consider. What is your current car’s appraisal value? “To determine ...
If you plan to take out your own loan for your next vehicle, you are definitely in good company. However, first-time buyers may be surprised that getting an auto loan requires bringing along a certain number of items.

What You’ll Need for an Auto Loan

When buying a new car, getting a loan to cover the cost is an increasingly popular option chosen by new drivers. In fact, data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and reported by CNN Money shows that a record 107 million ...
Many of your bills likely allow you to pay online and some will even have an option for automatic payments, with the money coming out of your account each month without you having to lift a finger or send a check in the mail.

Automatic vs. Manual Bill Pay

The increase of technology in our society is not only seeping into our media and personal tech, but also into our finances. Many of your bills likely allow you to pay online and some will even have an option for automatic payments, ...
Instead of disregarding your financial limitations, find ways to overcome them by saving money and shopping wisely so you can eventually afford that dream vehicle.

Tips for Saving for Your New Car

It’s a common situation: your current car is on its last leg and you have your heart set on a new model that will last longer, look better and have more features. Unfortunately, your bank account isn’t on your side and is ...
The word “warranty” alone can make a person automatically feel protected. But you can get the most out of your various vehicle warranties—and there can be quite a few of them—if you know and understand what each of them is all about.

What’s Covered in My Auto Warranty?

The word “warranty” alone can make a person automatically feel protected. But you can get the most out of your various vehicle warranties—and there can be quite a few of them—if you know and understand what each of them ...