Vehicle financing: 3 options explained

2019-10-04 06:00

There are three options to finance a car and each has advantages and disadvantages, says the head of auto information solutions at TransUnion Africa.

WATCH: What are your options when financing a car?

2019-05-17 06:30

There are four common methods of financing a car. Here are the differences between them.

Warning: Trading in your car at wrong time could mean big loss

2019-01-16 21:53

Motorists should keep in mind that significant losses can be made by trading in a car at the wrong time, cautions a Wesbank expert.

Economy takes its toll as car debt defaulters rise - index

2018-02-12 17:50

South Africans had R1.52trn in total outstanding debt in the last quarter of 2017, with an uptick in the number of first-time defaulters on car loans.

Looking for good vehicle finance advice

2017-05-05 14:18

A Fin24 user wants to finance a vehicle purchase and is looking for good independent advice.

SA's downgrades and your car payments

2017-04-25 17:04

Following the downgrades by international credit ratings agencies, SA’s ailing economy is set to take its toll on motorists and new car buyers, warns WesBank.

Uber offers car loans to driver-partners in Nigeria

2016-10-19 18:02

Uber Nigeria will be making low-interest, used-vehicle loans available to its top-rated driver-partners.

How to save on your insurance premium

2016-07-17 19:17

There are simple things one can do to bring down insurance premiums, which can result in long-term saving benefits.

Reluctance to grant medium, high value vehicle and asset finance loans

2016-07-12 20:17

There has been a 19% increase in vehicle and asset finance accounts more than three months in arrears, according to credit bureau Compuscan.

If you are under financial strain and battling to finance your vehicle repayments then credit providers will definitely take action against you. But there is help at hand.

If you are under financial strain and battling to finance your vehicle repayments then credit providers will definitely take action against you. But there is help at hand.

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How to ensure you don't lose out on your vehicle’s warranty

2019-07-23 11:00

Once a car warranty expires, many owners are left to cover repairs on their own with some simply opting to buy a new vehicle. There are however other ways to deal with this in SA.

Standard Bank launches new wholesale finance proposition

2019-02-25 16:58

Standard Bank has launched a new wholesale finance proposition for original equipment manufacturers, distributors and their dealer-networks.

8 questions you need to ask about a financial product before you buy

2018-04-26 14:02

A financial product can be anything from a bank account and home loan to a medical aid membership. Asking these questions will help you determine exactly what you're getting yourself into.

Paid most debts, yet rejected for car finance - why?

2017-05-09 18:30

A Fin24 user has been paying off his debts, but was still rejected when he applied for a car loan, due to his bad credit record.

How much can you afford to spend on a car?

2017-05-04 11:14

Out of necessity, South Africans are spending less on their cars. While this is financially wise, it also brings with it new factors to consider.

Ordered to pay for a surrendered car

2016-11-16 01:58

A Fin24 user who volunteered to surrender her car was recently ordered by the car dealer to pay up, wants to know what next.

Did my debt prescribe?

2016-08-18 17:19

A Fin24 reader wants to know how prescribed debt works after she got a surprising call from attorneys demanding payment for the shortfall of her car that was repossessed 7 years ago.

Retail vs market value of pre-owned vehicle

2016-07-14 17:12

As the SA economy continues to bite, consumers are turning to the second-hand vehicle market as an option with more variety when it comes to purchasing a vehicle.

How to save your car from repossession

2016-06-23 12:54

If your car is repossessed you may still end up paying the shortfall if it is auctioned off. However, there is a way out, explains an expert.

How is the interest on a car loan determined?

2016-04-04 07:57

A Fin24 user wants to know what determines her interest rate on her car loan as she plans to trade-in her car and apply for refinancing.

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