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8 02, 2019

Top tips to ensure your car is in great condition this Valentine’s Day

By | 2019-01-31T15:36:38+00:00 8 February 2019|Blog|

Very few scenarioscan dampen your perfect Valentine evening out more than a broken down car.  Car maintenance does not need to be a time-consuming and costly exercise if you keep at it on a regular basis.  Here are a few helpful pre-Valentine’s Day tips to help ensure your car is in good condition: Tyres Remember that the tyres are [...]

7 01, 2019

Finding it Difficult to Rely on Public Transport?

By | 2018-12-18T10:56:34+00:00 7 January 2019|Blog|

If you, like many South Africans have a less than stellar credit record, then you are fully aware of the limited options available to you when trying to buy a car. You basically have 3 options: Get a car loan at a very high interest rate from a bank, Purchase a vehicle in cash upfront, or Opt for a [...]

10 12, 2018

I’ve got a Poor Credit Rating, how do I Buy a Car?

By | 2018-12-03T09:05:17+00:00 10 December 2018|Blog|

Blacklisted and need to buy a car?  Often, people do not want to pay a bank’s high finance and interest rate costs but also cannot afford to buy a car with cash upfront, or cannot get car finance because of a poor credit history. Rent-to-own car finance plans offer buyers a different purchase model where you can rent a [...]

15 10, 2018

It’s Hail Season! Here’s How to Protect Your Car:

By | 2018-10-02T13:56:15+00:00 15 October 2018|Blog|

If you live in the Highveld, you’re aware of the stormy summer rains which means you need to be aware of the weather when you are on the road and protect your car from hail damage. Here are a few tips to protect your car from hail: Pay Attention to where you Park your Car It is so easy [...]

10 09, 2018

SA Banks are Making Car Loans even more Difficult to get

By | 2018-09-10T09:24:55+00:00 10 September 2018|Blog|

Many banks in South Africa are cutting back on credit extensions. Johan Burger, CEO of FirstRand, attributes consumer affordability issues to the dilemma. Last year, more South Africans took on mortgages, but unsecured lending in the form of personal loans and credit cards were declined. Burger said that credit extension is going to be low for the next few [...]

13 08, 2018

Increasing Inflation and Petrol in South Africa- Make sure your Car Installments don’t Increase too.

By | 2018-07-30T15:18:04+00:00 13 August 2018|Blog|

The petrol price in South Africa reached a record high at the beginning of July 2018, with 95 Octane now costing R16.02 inland and R15.43 in coastal regions. Petrol rose to 82 cents a litre for both 93 and 95 octane fuel and the diesel price increased between 85 and 87 cents per litre, with illuminating paraffin shooting up [...]

9 07, 2018

Want Car Financing? Your Credit Score Matters to Banks

By | 2018-07-03T11:19:08+00:00 9 July 2018|Blog|

Credit bureaus empower people to know the intricacies of applying for a loan, having it approved, and fulfilling their obligation – all of which translate to financial responsibility. These determine the creditworthiness of an individual. While a bank will have information about the debt that you owe their institution specifically, the information that a bank has is limited to [...]

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 [...]

19 02, 2018

Rent-to-Own Car Plans get you to where you need to be.

By | 2018-02-28T13:16:17+00:00 19 February 2018|Blog|

Show yourself a little care with a Rent-to-Own Car Plan Are you constantly battling the public transport system, having to ask your friends and work colleagues for lifts, or paying exorbitant taxi and Uber fees? Then it’s time to seriously investigate alternate options to get you to where you need to be. Not everyone can access vehicle finance easily [...]

1 01, 2018

How to Get Approved for A Bad Credit Car Loan In 2018

By | 2017-12-20T09:56:49+00:00 1 January 2018|Blog|

So, you’re in desperate need of a new car! But, unfortunately, your credit record is a little less than healthy… What to do? Well, thanks to Earn-A-Car, a poor credit record is no longer an obstacle! We offer the best vehicle finance to people with low credit scores, helping them to get on the road with less hassle - [...]