Crushed by car instalment burden

2015-03-10 17:35

A Fin24 user is desperate to find a way to pay less on his monthly vehicle instalment.

Upset that husband buys car without consent

2015-02-02 16:50

A Fin24 user was shocked to find out that her husband has bought a car without telling her, especially since they are married in community of property.

Fresh out of debt review, needing car finance

2014-10-29 15:45

A Fin24 user who has just come out of debt review was told he needs to get his credit score up before he can get vehicle finance.

No vehicle finance despite good credit rating

2014-09-16 16:26

A Fin24 user is baffled, because his application for vehicle finance was declined despite his good credit rating.

What is the prime interest rate?

2014-08-01 13:36

A Fin24 user wants to know more about what the prime interest rate is and how it is determined.

Impact of credit report on vehicle finance

2014-07-23 13:35

A Fin24 user wants to know what the impact of her credit report will be on her chances to obtain vehicle finance.

R699 car drivers moving forward

2014-07-13 11:50

Satinsky clients are taking action as information about the group’s undoing and possible fraud comes to light.

Affordability remains vehicle credit concern

2014-07-02 07:00

A large number of applications for vehicle finance are declined due to general affordability concerns, says an expert.

Car finance and your credit rating

2014-05-02 12:32

A Fin24 user has a query about interest rates on vehicle finance, and whether it is possible to switch financing from one bank to another.

Interest rates: To fix or not to fix

2014-03-25 16:58

Low interest rates provide a golden opportunity for car buyers to fix the rate on a new finance contract and guard against future increases, says an expert.


Revealed: The best car insurance firm in SA

2015-02-23 07:00

Are you using the top car insurance firm in the country? This study first published on Fin24 reveals the best vehicle insurance firm based on the public's feedback.

What to ask before buying a car

2014-11-25 09:22

ADVERTORIAL: Buying a car never loses its thrill. It’s even more exciting if it’s your first. Consider some important issues before you hand over your money.

Surprised by car finance terms

2014-10-20 15:39

A Fin24 user did not realise that the interest rate on her car finance would change.

Bad credit record prevents name clearance

2014-09-09 16:25

A Fin24 user is struggling to clear his name due to a bad credit record.

Unable to continue car payments

2014-07-29 11:57

A Fin24 user is unable to afford his monthly car payments any more and wants to know what to do about it.

Banks part of urgent R699 car hearing

2014-07-20 11:58

An urgent hearing into the R699 car sales scheme opens up the possibility that class action could be taken against the banks that supported the scheme.

Drive a R699 car typical Ponzi scheme - WesBank

2014-07-05 15:01

WesBank says it has doubted the authenticity of the Satinsky Group scheme as far back as 2011 and declined to get involved with the "Drive a new car for R699" scheme.


One of the biggest mistakes consumers make is to buy a car on residual, warns the National Debt Mediation Association.

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Vehicle finance despite bad credit record

2014-04-29 13:46

A Fin24 user is worried about whether he will be able to obtain vehicle finance despite his bad credit history.

A better credit rating for car finance

2014-01-17 16:35

A Fin24 user wants to know how she could improve her credit rating in order to qualify for more car finance.

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