Co-signing any loan can be disastrous to your credit, finances and future. But if you're going to do it anyway, at least protect yourself.
Maintenance on our two vehicles set me back nearly $3,000 on a recent visit to the mechanic, and it was money well spent.
Not to put a damper on your dream of having a flashy sports car, but there are a number of factors that will limit your choice.
Car loan interest rates continue to drop, and by refinancing, borrowers can lower their rate and in turn their monthly payment.
They're banking on subprime and deep subprime borrowers for new business.
Many personal-finance writers say it's always better to buy used, but let's take a look at the other side of that argument.
It's good news for the auto industry, but can mean bad things for credit-poor buyers.
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