Car finance with bad credit

18 02, 2019

Bad Credit? With Rent-to-own Programmes, you can still Buy a Car!

By | 2019-01-31T15:32:50+00:00 18 February 2019|Blog|

In 2018, credit bureau data collected by the National Credit Regulator showed that the proportion of South Africans with poor credit records is decreasing. At the last count, 39.1% of credit consumers visible to the formal system had an account overdue – the lowest in years. While this is positive news for the South African economy, it does not [...]

14 01, 2019

3 Reasons why Buying a pre-loved Car makes Sense

By | 2018-12-18T11:05:44+00:00 14 January 2019|Blog|

The start of a new year signifies change and progress and a fresh start in many areas. From making firm commitments to a healthier lifestyle, starting a new job or making time to spend with friends and family more often. For many people a new year is also a time to get a new car. However, instead of opting [...]

17 12, 2018

Popular Summer Road Trip Destinations for South Africans

By | 2018-12-03T11:42:23+00:00 17 December 2018|Blog|

As a rent-to-own a car company in South Africa, Earn-a-Car knows of a few great places to drive to this summer: Garden Route The Garden Route is a scenic 200 km stretch between Mossel Bay in the Western Cape and the Storms River Mouth on the Western fringes of the Eastern Cape. You will pass through beautiful forests, pristine [...]

19 11, 2018

Differences between Rent-to-Own versus Bank Vehicle Finance

By | 2018-11-02T13:34:10+00:00 19 November 2018|Blog|

If you have been blacklisted, then you may find it especially difficult to get a loan for a large purchase, such as a car. In the past, people with a bad credit record were opting for a rent-to-own car finance plan but with more consumers picking up on the benefits of these easy car finance models, it is quickly [...]

22 10, 2018

Do Not Fall into These Traps When Buying A Used Car

By | 2018-10-02T14:07:12+00:00 22 October 2018|Blog|

Have you ever regretted buying a car? If you have, it is probably because you agreed to a less than fair deal that was based on one or more of the following scenarios: You Went to An Auto Dealer to Find Out What Kind of Vehicle Financing You Could Get Approved For It is important to enquire at your [...]

17 09, 2018

How to get the most Value on a Car Trade-In

By | 2018-09-10T09:36:04+00:00 17 September 2018|Blog|

At one point or another, car owners will question whether they should trade their car in for a newer model or whether they should sell it privately. If you are planning to trade in your car, then you need to make sure you know what it is worth. Here is how to get the most value on your car’s [...]

20 08, 2018

How Traditional Car Financing Can Become Unaffordable

By | 2018-07-30T15:26:17+00:00 20 August 2018|Blog|

Walking through one of the many auto cities and the shopping centre’s in South Africa, it is hard not to notice the eye-catching vehicle displays and advertising that makes you wish you owned that brand new vehicle. Car manufacturers spend millions advertising the latest models with luxurious features, and financing companies are increasingly offering alternate finance options that make [...]

16 07, 2018

Easy Ways in Which You Can Become a Safer Driver

By | 2018-07-03T11:23:09+00:00 16 July 2018|Blog|

With millions of cars on the road, we’re faced with bad drivers, poor decisions and potential hazards with every turn of the steering wheel. That’s why it’s crucial that we, as car lovers, stick to good driving practices to make sure that we keep our cars – one of the biggest investments we can make – safe on the [...]

21 05, 2018

What are the most Popular Cars in South Africa?

By | 2018-05-02T09:36:50+00:00 21 May 2018|Blog|

As one of the leading rent-to-buy vehicle companies in South Africa, Earn-a-Car is always on the lookout for trends in the vehicle industry. Here are some of the most popular cars in South Africa: According to data from the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa the VW Polo Vivo, Toyota Corolla Quest, Toyota Etios, Mercedes Benz C-Class [...]

12 02, 2018

Rent-To-Buy A Car – A How-To Guide

By | 2018-02-20T12:11:47+00:00 12 February 2018|Blog|

If you are considering a rent-to-buy vehicle financing plan, congratulations! This is your first step in the right direction if you are looking to own a set of wheels. Here are a few steps on how to go about getting a rent-to-buy car: Research Different Companies Not all rent-to-buy vehicle financing companies offer good deals. Read the fine print, [...]