rent-to-buy

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 [...]

24 09, 2018

5 Reasons South Africans are Choosing to Rent-to-Own Their Car

By | 2018-09-10T09:41:10+00:00 24 September 2018|Blog|

Rent-to-own car financing is an easy type of financing and appeals to many people. Here are the top five reasons why South Africans are choosing to rent-to-own their car: Easier Access to Car Financing Vehicle financing, like any other type of loan, is meant to help everyone in getting the things they need. The problem is that banks are [...]

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 [...]

3 09, 2018

Rent-To-Own: Save Instead of Having a Car Loan!

By | 2018-09-10T09:05:42+00:00 3 September 2018|Blog|

So, you need a car but you’re not sure whether you should buy a car or opt for rent-to-own vehicle financing. Most vehicle owners have been ‘purchasers’ in the past and while they know about rent-to-own car financing, they’re not quite sure if that’s a better option for them. The way people rationalise buying a car is that they [...]

27 08, 2018

The Pros and the Cons of a Rent-to-Own Car Finance Option

By | 2018-07-30T15:38:19+00:00 27 August 2018|Blog|

Rent-to-own car finance is becoming increasingly popular both across the globe and in South Africa. If you are looking for easy vehicle finance, then you need to seriously consider a rent-to-own option. Here are a few pros and cons you need to know: The Pros No Loans from a Bank: Traditional vehicle finance from a bank is linked to [...]

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 [...]

6 08, 2018

What to Consider when Choosing Car Insurance

By | 2018-07-30T14:51:08+00:00 6 August 2018|Blog|

With so many companies selling car insurance, it’s tough to know which one to go for. Should you opt for the company with the lowest premium, the one with the most add-on benefits, or the one spending money on fixing potholes and helping direct traffic? In our latest blog post, our easy vehicle finance company lists the options you [...]

23 07, 2018

Where Is The Best Place In SA To Buy A Used Car?

By | 2018-07-03T11:25:52+00:00 23 July 2018|Blog|

Looking for a used car in South Africa? Here are a few places that you can check out to get the best deal possible: Online Forums And E-Commerce Websites You can buy a used car directly from a seller on e-commerce websites and online forums. The benefit of this is that you can negotiate the price with the seller, [...]

25 06, 2018

What are the worst ways to finance a car?

By | 2018-06-26T10:01:31+00:00 25 June 2018|Blog|

There are many different vehicle finance options in South Africa, but not all of them are a good idea. Earn-a-Car, leaders in the rent to buy industry, has rounded up some of the worst ways to finance a car: Years and years of payments Many times, car buyers are coerced into taking out a loan over 5, 7 or [...]

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 [...]