Car Finance

11 11, 2020

Don’t let blacklisted stop you from owning your car

By |2020-11-06T09:55:17+02:0011 November 2020|Bad Credit Rating, Blacklisted credit, Blacklisted finance, Car Finance|

Owning a vehicle these days is considered essential. Whether you use it for work and recreational purposes or school runs, owning a car gives you the option to get around in your own time, when you need to.  However, being able to purchase a car if you have a low credit score or if you do not have a credit [...]

2 11, 2020

How to calculate the amount to spend on car instalments each month

By |2020-11-06T09:12:16+02:002 November 2020|Car Finance, Earn a Car|

We understand that life can get expensive. When considering your monthly payments that includes rent or bond repayments, groceries, rates, taxes, education and general living expenses. Therefore, having a budget in place, that clearly lists your monthly expenses is important. This will help you ensure that you don’t overspend, especially when choosing car repayments that fits within your budget.  [...]

21 10, 2020

The importance of car maintenance

By |2020-10-07T17:41:26+02:0021 October 2020|Blog, Car Finance|

When you purchase a car, either through a loan from a bank, vehicle finance or on a rent-to-buy basis, it is essential that you service and maintain your vehicle, constantly. Regular maintenance is crucial for several reasons, both mechanical and financial. Maintenance extends the life of your rent-to-own car The most obvious benefit of maintenance is that it keeps [...]

8 09, 2020

How monthly payments for rent-to-own will work

By |2020-09-22T06:46:29+02:008 September 2020|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

A rent-to-own or rent-to-buy agreement involves renting a car on a monthly basis per agreed upon contract. This is done instead of financing it through a financier such as a bank. In this agreement, you will pay an agreed minimum deposit or percentage of the vehicle’s value. This is followed by fixed monthly finance instalments (or rent) which results [...]

1 09, 2020

Apply for a rent-to-own car finance plan

By |2020-09-22T06:36:47+02:001 September 2020|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Rent-to-own car financing basically implies that you rent a vehicle for a fixed contractual period of time. At the end of the contract, and after you have made all payments in full, you then become the proud owner of that car. Earn-a-Car makes it possible for you to own a car in as little as 54 months. All that [...]

11 08, 2020

Things to consider when buying a new car

By |2020-08-04T15:15:50+02:0011 August 2020|Blog, Car Finance|

Buying a new car is a significant investment, and preparation is essential. This article will provide you with a few things to consider before deciding on which vehicle suits you.  1. Your lifestyle  We would all love that top of the range sports car that we see gleaming through the showroom window, but let's be honest, is it a [...]

23 07, 2020

My car has been written off – what is the best way to finance an affordable car?

By |2020-07-23T14:47:56+02:0023 July 2020|Car Finance|

Having your car written off after an accident is traumatic. A rent-to-own car from Earn-a-Car is a good option to finance an affordable car and get you back on the road again, whether you received an insurance pay-out or not. Earn-a-Car can also help you with easy vehicle finance if you are blacklisted. What are the criteria for rent-to-own [...]

16 07, 2020

Be in the know: what does it mean if your car’s engine light comes on?

By |2020-07-02T14:22:04+02:0016 July 2020|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Modern vehicles can be complicated, but when you have a rent-to-buy vehicle from Earn-a-Car, vehicle breakdown and roadside assistance are included in your agreement. When purchasing a car, it is always good to at least scan through the owner’s manual to familiarise yourself with the content and find out where the car can go for its regular service in [...]

9 07, 2020

Four good reasons why you should consider rent-to-buy car finance

By |2020-07-02T14:12:16+02:009 July 2020|Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Rent-to-buy car finance is a good option when you are blacklisted or if obtaining car finance is a struggle. We give four reasons why you should consider rent-to-buy car finance for your next vehicle purchase.  1. Blacklisting is not a problem  Unforeseen events can happen to anyone and if this leads to you being blacklisted, it can get very [...]

2 07, 2020

Why rent-to-own vehicle finance is a better option than buying a used car privately?

By |2020-07-02T13:40:49+02:002 July 2020|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Getting a rent-to-own vehicle finance from a reputable company such as Earn-a-Car is a good option than buying a used car privately. Buying a car is a big expense and given that Earn-a-Car is affiliated to the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI) and work in partnership with companies such as Avis Fleet and Matrix - you know you are [...]

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