Tag: auto financing

A word you need to know if you’re financing a vehicle

A word you need to know if you’re financing a vehicle

Amortization? The word itself can create an uncertain feeling. But the more you understand amortization, the less intimidating it is and the more realistic you can be in getting and paying off – amortizing – your vehicle financing. Amortization happens over…

The steep price Americans are paying for new cars and trucks

The steep price Americans are paying for new cars and trucks

Average Americans can no longer afford to purchase the average new car or truck, according to a new study by Interest.com. “That’s the sobering result of Interest.com’s 2014 Car Affordability Study, which determined how much the typical household in the…

Will you use your tax refund to buy a car, truck or SUV?

Will you use your tax refund to buy a car, truck or SUV?

For many Americans, a tax refund = a new car. More than 100 million Americans are expected to receive tax refunds averaging $3,034 this year, and two surveys of consumer intentions suggest car purchases are high on their shopping lists….

Dealer connections, personal touch future of auto sales

Dealer connections, personal touch future of auto sales

A well-connected automobile dealership is more likely to be a successful dealership in the expanding world of online auto sales, according to the “Innovating automotive retail” report by McKinsey & Company consulting firm. But the personal touch also plays an…

Going car shopping with your tax refund

Going car shopping with your tax refund

Many Americans will go car shopping this year with the money they receive in their tax refunds from Uncle Sam. Will you be one of those shoppers in 2014? Tax refunds for 100 million Americans averaged more than $2,650 last…