Author Archive: Steve Cypher
Hyundai Continues Down Payment Program

Hyundai’s renewed partnership with the free social savings website BoostUp represents a great opportunity for credit-challenged borrowers to save up even more money towards a down payment on an affordable new car.

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Buying a Car with an Unfixed Recall

The tools offered by both the NHTSA as well as Carfax should help car buyers and owners, including those with less than perfect credit, by ensuring the vehicles they drive or plan on purchasing are as safe as possible and subject to no open recalls.

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Qualifying for a Car Loan with Tarnished Credit

The minimum qualifications for a subprime car loan include meeting some basic income, employment, repossession, bankruptcy, reference, driver license and age requirements.

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Small Used Cars Getting Cheaper

The good news is that, on average, wholesale prices for compact cars dropped 1.1 percent in December. Manheim explains that the reason for this price drop was consumers moving “to CUVs and mid-sized cars.”

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Used Cars and Stolen Vehicle Clones

Through vehicle cloning, used car fraudsters have found yet another way to separate unwary buyers from their hard-earned cash. This trap can be avoided by following the tips supplied by the NICB and also remembering that “if a used car deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is.”

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How Claims Affect Car Insurance Costs

In addition to growing older and improving their FICO scores, consumers can save on their car insurance premiums by limiting both the number and types of claims they submit to their insurers.

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Best Resale Value Cars for Borrowers with Bad Credit

We take the Kelley Blue Book 2015 Best Resale Value award winner list and slice and dice it to come up with the best vehicles for consumers who are credit-challenged.

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