Monthly Archive:: December 2010

Leasing vs Buying

Leasing usually makes for substantially lower monthly payments than a conventional purchase of the same car. However, leasing is more complicated financially than a regular car loan and will not work for some peoples

Leasing guide

While our current leasing guide is still a work in progress, there are many good sites with information on the ins and outs of leasing a car. has a particularly good number of resources

7 things never to say

1. “I love this car.” Salesmen start counting their commission as soon as you say this. They know you’re vulnerable to making an emotional decision to buy the car and will go in for

Improve your credit score

Despite what they will tell you, the ‘Credit Doctors’ can’t do anything for you that you cant already do for yourself. Here are 5 tips on improving your credit scrore Get your Triple Advantage

Basic “Do”s and “Don’t”s

Do: Remember to bring all your paperwork, payslips etc. with you when you go in to finalize your car deal Calculate what you can really afford to spend on a car (use Edmunds affordability

Best Time To Buy

People always ask questions about the right time to get the best deal like: “Will I get the best deal at the end of the month?” “What about December 29-31, isn’t that the best

Top 10 Mistakes

1. The impulse buy: You walked into a showroom, got caught up in the emotion of the moment and walked out with a new car and no idea really how it happened. Don’t let