11 06, 2018

Is car financing really the best way to get a car? No!

By | 2018-06-14T10:32:18+00:00 11 June 2018|Blog|

When most people start looking for a new or second-hand car, they assume that car financing is the only way to go about it. There are a number of alternative financing options to get you behind the steering wheel and traditional financing from a bank isn’t always the best way to go about it. One of the reasons why [...]

28 05, 2018

Blacklisted? Here are some of the Best Resources in SA for Getting Help

By | 2018-05-02T09:48:46+00:00 28 May 2018|Blog|

Many South Africans realise (with a shock!) that they have been blacklisted when they try to apply for credit but are denied. The word ‘blacklisted’ can mean a number of different things, so it’s important that you understand how it applies to your unique situation. You could, for example, be blacklisted by a certain credit provider. If your account [...]

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 [...]

14 05, 2018

Rent-to-Buy and Upgrade Your Car as You Drive

By | 2018-05-02T09:32:34+00:00 14 May 2018|Blog|

Rent-to-buy comes with a number of obvious benefits, such as not having to take on another line of debt for a car and not being subjected to loan interest rates from banks. One major benefit that many people don’t always think of, however, is the ability to upgrade your car as you drive. When you buy a new car [...]

7 05, 2018

The Best Winter Holiday Destinations in SA for Families

By | 2018-05-02T09:28:17+00:00 7 May 2018|Blog|

In South Africa, most people take their long holiday over the December period. Many people, however, need a break after the first five or six months of the year and many schools are closed for a few weeks during winter. Here are a few great places to go to this winter: Tiffendell Ski Resort What better way to spend [...]

5 03, 2018

SA’s Best Road Trip Destinations for Your Easter Holidays

By | 2018-03-08T15:52:40+00:00 5 March 2018|Blog|

March and April are usually filled with long weekends and of course, the Easter holiday. This is the perfect time of year to take a road trip with your friends, family or loved ones. Here are some of the best road trip destinations for your Easter holidays: The Garden Route The Garden Route in the Western Cape is renowned [...]

26 02, 2018

Rent to Buy: Get a Bakkie or Family Car with no Vehicle Finance

By | 2018-02-20T12:19:40+00:00 26 February 2018|Blog|

Are you in the market for a bakkie or a family car? Unlike a zippy city car or the latest sports model, a bakkie or a family car is quite often a necessity. Whether you need the vehicle for work or to transport your family, you may be struggling to move forward with the purchase if you aren’t able [...]

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, [...]

5 02, 2018

How A Rent-to-Buy Plan Can Help You Buy A Car

By | 2018-02-20T11:40:56+00:00 5 February 2018|Blog|

In South Africa, everyone needs a set of wheels. With the current economic crunch, an increasing number of people are opting for rent-to-buy car plans. One of the main advantages of choosing a rent-to-own plan is that you don’t have to jump through hoops to get a loan from a bank. Instead of getting a vehicle finance loan from [...]