Month: June 2013

Road trip: Through the Rocky Mountains in Colorado

Road trip: Through the Rocky Mountains in Colorado

I departed from Dallas’ Love Field airport on Friday, June 14, en route to Vail, Colo. (see photo), to coach my summer lacrosse team in a tournament there. The trip was my first encounter with the magnificent Rocky Mountains. The…

GAP coverage insures vehicle owners' satisfaction

GAP coverage insures vehicle owners’ satisfaction

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. I had several customers tell me on one day recently that they are very excited RoadLoans offers GAP coverage. One customer told me a story about when she had a collision and…

How to get a bad credit car loan

How to get a bad credit car loan

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. It’s a challenge, but not impossible, to buy a vehicle despite bad credit – and plenty of assistance is available to help us do it. “Some estimates show that 25…

Getting a truck loan despite your bruised or bad credit

Getting a truck loan despite your bruised or bad credit

I’d like to think of myself as a smart guy. But a few years back, I was caught squarely in the middle of the credit crunch. A layoff, a wilting mortgage and some eager-to-communicate creditors had my credit score tumbling….