9 03, 2021

Vehicle financing: buying versus leasing a car

By |2021-03-19T14:24:27+02:009 March 2021|Vehicle finance|

Amid rising interest rates, inflation, rising petrol prices, and a challenging economic climate, leasing may seem like a more attractive option over buying a car. Many South Africans tend to follow a more traditional financing model for purchasing cars via a bank loan. However, leasing is increasingly gaining popularity, especially in the high-end premium brand market. One key difference [...]

8 01, 2021

Rent to own a vehicle from Earn-a-Car

By |2021-07-07T12:36:03+02:008 January 2021|Blog, Rent to buy|

The process of obtaining a new car can often be a cumbersome one. You may be experiencing the frustration of struggling to meet the requisites for a vehicle finance loan or perhaps you are just tired of the seemingly endless amounts of paperwork, time, and energy that go with acquiring a car through vehicle finance companies. The rent-to-own [...]

4 12, 2020

How to protect your car from rust damage

By |2020-11-30T20:34:31+02:004 December 2020|Blog, Rent to buy|

Protecting your rent-to-buy car from rust damage will ensure that your vehicle remains in tip-top condition for years to come.  There are a few preventative measures you can implement at home, to prevent major rust damage to your car.  Tips to protect your rent to buy vehicle from rust damage  Park your car in the garage or use a [...]

6 11, 2020

5 Must-Stop at Places on the R62 in South Africa.

By |2020-11-06T09:41:39+02:006 November 2020|Blog|

The R62 from Robertson in the Western Cape to Oudtshoorn in the Little Karoo is a must-see drive-through. If you like to travel on the open roads with the wind in your hair and the sun on your face, then this route has much to see and do on your pit stops along the way. Robertson Wine Valley Situated [...]

7 10, 2020

5 Questions to Ask Before you Finance a Rent-to-Buy Car

By |2020-10-07T17:21:32+02:007 October 2020|Blog, Rent to buy|

It is incredibly important to choose the best vehicle finance plan before buying a new or pre-loved car. Earn-a-Car offers a rent-to-buy finance plan that is not dependent on your personal credit history and you won’t be paying interest. The plan that you choose needs to cater for your needs, lifestyle and budget. Here are some important factors you [...]

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 [...]

11 08, 2020

Things to consider when buying a new car

By |2020-08-04T15:15:50+02:0011 August 2020|Blog, Car Finance|

Buying a new car is a significant investment, and preparation is essential. This article will provide you with a few things to consider before deciding on which vehicle suits you.  1. Your lifestyle  We would all love that top of the range sports car that we see gleaming through the showroom window, but let's be honest, is it a [...]

16 07, 2020

Be in the know: what does it mean if your car’s engine light comes on?

By |2020-07-02T14:22:04+02:0016 July 2020|Blog, Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Modern vehicles can be complicated, but when you have a rent-to-buy vehicle from Earn-a-Car, vehicle breakdown and roadside assistance are included in your agreement. When purchasing a car, it is always good to at least scan through the owner’s manual to familiarise yourself with the content and find out where the car can go for its regular service in [...]

9 07, 2020

Four good reasons why you should consider rent-to-buy car finance

By |2020-07-02T14:12:16+02:009 July 2020|Car Finance, Rent to buy|

Rent-to-buy car finance is a good option when you are blacklisted or if obtaining car finance is a struggle. We give four reasons why you should consider rent-to-buy car finance for your next vehicle purchase.  1. Blacklisting is not a problem  Unforeseen events can happen to anyone and if this leads to you being blacklisted, it can get very [...]

8 06, 2020

How to wash your car properly and why it matters?

By |2020-05-29T10:42:35+02:008 June 2020|Blog, Rent to buy|

Washing your rent-to-buy car regularly is an investment in maintaining the value of your vehicle. It shows your pride in your vehicle and offers an opportunity to inspect the car for anything that needs attention, whether uneven tyre tread or chips to the paintwork.  Why wash your rent-to-buy car regularly?  Your car simply looks better when it is washed [...]

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