10 08, 2021

Why buying a new car is a bad investment

By |2021-09-27T11:59:08+02:0010 August 2021|Car Finance|

While the appeal of driving off a dealership’s lot in a brand new, out-the-box car is attractive when it comes down to it, the prospect of buying a new car really isn’t all as glamorous as it’s made out to be. This makes buying a new car not particularly a good idea for most people. Car ownership is pretty [...]

15 06, 2021

Benefits of paying off your vehicle finance early

By |2021-06-04T11:40:10+02:0015 June 2021|Blog, Car Finance, Vehicle finance|

As with most loans, it is generally in your favour to pay it off sooner. Settling your vehicle financing sooner is always a good idea as you tend to save on interest charges over the long term. The National Credit Act permits you the right to increase your monthly premium. If you choose to pay in a lump sum, [...]

17 05, 2021

Affordable Vehicle Financing

By |2021-05-28T16:18:06+02:0017 May 2021|Blog, Car Finance, Vehicle finance|

While it is exciting and fun to shop for a new vehicle, the stress that can accompany vehicle financing could quickly become overwhelming. However, there is no need to spoil your dreams of having a new car by becoming too worried about financing challenges or limitations. Here is a look at the various vehicle financing options available.  Vehicle financing [...]

14 04, 2021

Understanding the rent-to-own agreement

By |2021-05-05T11:14:09+02:0014 April 2021|Blog, Car Finance|

The rent-to-own car finance plan allows you to rent a car with the intention to own it at the end of the contract period. Another option is to return the vehicle you have been renting for another rent-to-own car, similar to a trade-in.   5 Benefits of signing up for the rent-to-own finance option  Unlike vehicle financing available from dealerships [...]

4 01, 2021

Was your new year’s resolution to own a car? Here is your chance

By |2021-08-11T12:10:17+02:004 January 2021|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

We are all looking forward to 2021 and many of us are already contemplating how we are going to make 2021 an even better year than 2020. If one of your new year’s resolutions is to own a car, then here is your chance. What is a rent-to-own car? Acquiring a rent-to-own car is an affordable means to owning [...]

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 |2021-08-11T12:51:36+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 [...]

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