rent-to-buy

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 [...]

4 02, 2019

Start your own Uber with Rent-to-Own car Programmes

By | 2019-01-31T15:21:51+00:00 4 February 2019|Blog|

Are you committed to making more money and achieving your financial goals? Then starting your own Uber business is a great option. Many people in South Africa and abroad are successfully using ride-sharing options such as Uber and Lyft to not only supplement their income, but in some cases change careers completely. Here are some of the benefits of [...]

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 [...]

3 12, 2018

Maintenance Tips to Get Your Car Ready For the Summer Holidays

By | 2018-12-03T08:49:28+00:00 3 December 2018|Blog|

December holiday is around the corner and you undoubtedly have a few summer road trips planned. Regardless of whether you are planning to make a 200 km or 2 000 km journey, you need to make sure your car is in tip-top condition so you are not left on the side of the road in the heat. Battery When [...]

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 [...]

5 11, 2018

Top 5 Essentials to always keep in your Car

By | 2018-11-02T13:09:48+00:00 5 November 2018|Blog|

Most of us jump into our cars, aware of the most important items to take with, namely your valid drivers licence, cell phone and wallet. There are, however, a number of other essentials that you should always keep in your car to make an unexpected turn of events, a little easier to manage and help ensure your future safety: [...]

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 [...]

8 10, 2018

Easy Vehicle Finance – How to Work Out Your Car Budget

By | 2018-10-02T13:49:48+00:00 8 October 2018|Blog|

Whether you are opting for traditional financing from banks or a rent-to-own vehicle finance plan, it can be hard to determine your available budget for a car. Most experts say that you should not be spending more than 20% of your monthly net income on your vehicle. The 20% of your income ballpark figure should include payments on all [...]