Bad credit? Tips for financing a car when your credit is a lot less than perfect

Autos: Financing Options for Those With Poor Credit

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Denied a Car Loan Because of Poor Credit? Here's What To Do


If you're refused an auto loan, follow these tips to boost your credit.

9 Steps to Getting a Good Car Loan on Damaged or Weak Credit


You can still get a car loan with weak credit. And you don't have to pay sky-high interest.

Finding a New Car Loan While in Bankruptcy


Going through bankruptcy is tough enough. Can you get a new car loan while in the process?

Getting Your First Post-Bankruptcy Car Loan


Plenty of lenders will want to offer you money at outrageous rates, says the Bankruptcy Adviser, but good deals are available if you look hard enough.

5 Questions to Ask on Subprime Car Loans


Driven by lousy credit to look into a subprime car loan? Weigh these factors.

5 Ways to Trim a Subprime Car Loan Rate


A subprime car loan is for a buyer with a low credit score and a spotty credit history. There are steps you can take in the short term to increase your chances of snagging financing and perhaps lowering the cost of a subprime car loan, even as you confront a lousy credit history.

No Credit? Get a Car Loan Anyway


Trying to get a car loan when you don't have credit? Hit the road to good credit with these tips to building a credit history.

Compare auto loans before you car shop.

Debt Settlement Tough on Car Buying


If you enter into a debt settlement program, will you be able to obtain a loan to buy a car? As you cruise for an auto loan, expect the road to be bumpy, even if you find a receptive lender.

Struggling to Afford a Newer Car

Gary Foreman

Your credit is poor but you are in need of a newer car. What are your options for finding an affordable car, especially if you have a bankruptcy on your record?

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