19 03, 2021

Car buying guide: How to buy your vehicle online

By |2021-04-21T12:06:58+02:0019 March 2021|Blog, Vehicle finance|

As with all large purchases, it is essential to do your research before buying your car online. Purchasing a vehicle is not a small deal, so it is vital to fully understand all the core elements surrounding the decision you are about to make. Here is a quick guide to take you through the steps. Understand your budget  Before [...]

15 03, 2021

Qualifying for rent-to-own car financing

By |2021-04-21T12:02:54+02:0015 March 2021|Blog, Vehicle finance|

Rent-to-own car dealerships do not verify the amount balance in your bank account or check your credit history. This financing option can be especially beneficial in helping people with bad credit to own a car, as long as they can meet the specific requirements. Usually, rent-to-own vehicle financing companies only ask you to provide your ID, proof of residence, [...]

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 [...]

9 02, 2021

Advantages and disadvantages of rent-to-own

By |2021-03-12T10:07:30+02:009 February 2021|Blog, Rent to buy|

Buying a car in the post-COVID climate is not affordable, for many people. If you have a low credit score, you are going to experience a number of hurdles when trying to obtain finance from a car dealership. This is where the rent-to-own a car option comes in. Rent-to-own offers you the opportunity to pay monthly rental fees towards [...]

15 01, 2018

Get to own a Vehicle – Even After the Banks Have Turned You Down

By |2017-12-20T10:25:11+02:0015 January 2018|Blog|

When you’re living in South Africa, having access to your own vehicle is not just a luxury – it is a necessity! But what happens if you have a bad credit record? It is not easy… And very disheartening. Most financial institutions will turn you down for motor vehicle finance in South Africa if you don’t have a good [...]

1 01, 2018

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

By |2017-12-20T09:56:49+02:001 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 - [...]

18 12, 2017

Five Used Car Financing Tips You Need Right Now

By |2017-11-28T13:45:43+02:0018 December 2017|Blog|

Your home is your number one expense. Chances are that after your home, your second-biggest financial commitment that you will undertake is that of your car. And yet, no car – new or used – can be regarded as an investment. Add to that the stress you may be experiencing about the ever-increasing cost of living, and the fear [...]

4 12, 2017

Is Your Car Ready to Travel This Summer Holiday?

By |2017-11-28T13:12:09+02:004 December 2017|Blog|

Are you going to be hitting the open road this summer holiday? Road trips are an adventure to enjoy – not merely a means to a destination. However, for maximum fun, it is important that your car is ready to travel. Being organised and safe are the number one priorities when planning an epic drive. Don’t Let a Lack [...]

27 11, 2017

Don’t Make These 5 Mistakes When Buying a Car

By |2017-11-22T13:36:07+02:0027 November 2017|Blog|

If you are blacklisted and have given up on the idea of getting vehicle finance – don’t!  Earn-A-Car can help you! We can also offer excellent advice on owning your first car; blacklisted car finance doesn’t necessarily come with low-quality service. As a top vehicle finance company, the service we offer at Earn-A-Car, is proof of that. What You [...]

20 11, 2017

Baby Car Seat Safety Tips for Your Summer Holiday

By |2017-11-22T13:31:51+02:0020 November 2017|Blog|

With the summer holiday season coming up, thousands of South African families are planning family getaways. However, while it’s exciting to pack up the family sedan, get the kids strapped in and leave, it’s also often fraught with danger on SA’s roads. We at Earn-A-Car care about our client’s safety. Not only do we provide the best opportunity to [...]

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