What you need to know about getting into and out of an auto lease

Autos: The Ins and Outs of Leasing

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Calculating an Auto Lease

Paige Estigarribia

How to use the auto lease calculator to determine if leasing is a good option for you.

Are Car-Lease Incentives a Good Deal?


Dealers offer rebates and other perks, but get the details before signing up.

5 Dumb Car-Leasing Mistakes to Avoid


Car leasing can save you money. Steer clear of these goofs or you'll pay more than you expected.

4 Hidden Dangers of Leasing a Car

Hank Coleman of FiveCentNickel.com

Leasing a car is one way for many would-be car owners to be able to finance a more expensive car with a lower monthly payment than they would have otherwise been able to afford. But leasees beware. Here are four of the biggest hidden dangers that people face when leasing a car instead of buying a new car.

Should I Stop Leasing My Car and Just Buy It?


Follow this road map to decide if it's a smart money move to end your car lease early.

Should I Buy Out My Car Lease?


Your lease is ending soon. This guide will help you decide if you should buy the car.

Can I Save Money Leasing a Car, Then Buying It?


You can save money by leasing a car and buying it later, but not always. Here's how to determine the best deal and whether it truly is best for your situation.

Is Leasing a Car Better for Senior Citizens?


Leasing a car may not be on a senior citizen's radar screen, but it may be a better option than buying a new car for some. Why buy if you can't afford it?

How to Get the Best Lease-Buyout Deal


Are you near the end of your lease and interested in purchasing your leased vehicle? Here is how to determine the value of your car so you can more effectively negotiate the lease-buyout price.

Should I buy or lease my next car?

Finding a 'Good' Auto Lease Deal

Gary Foreman

The salesperson smiles at you like he's your oldest school buddy. In front of you is a lease agreement that's paragraphs of unintelligible gibberish in print so small you need a magnifying glass to read it. He hands you a pen. You pause. "How do I know that this is a good deal for me?" Good question!

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