car finance

car finance

Best car finance providers

We look at the best car finance providers...
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When you are looking at getting a new car, you will be considering how to finance it. There are a few ways you can finance your vehicle, and it’s important that you know which finance option you are going to go for and how you are going to go about getting finance for this vehicle, and who to go through. So who are the best car finance providers? In this article, we are going to go through the best car finance providers, the best finance companies and the best finance rates...

The most common problems with financing your car

We look at the most common problems with financing your car and how to solve them...
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Getting your new car through finance is a hugely popular way of doing it and has become increasingly popular over the past few years.Generally, financing your car is very simple, and at OSV, we try and make the process as smooth as possible for you.However, sometimes you can run into problems. While it happens rarely, it does happen, and we think it’s important that you are aware of these problems before you make a decision.So in this article, we are going to look at the most common problems with financing your car, and how to solve them.

What is the approval process of getting car finance?

Taking you through the process to obtain car finance
What is the approval process of getting car finance?
What is the approval process of getting car finance? Getting finance for your new car purchase can be a daunting prospect. Especially if you are unsure if you will be accepted. Take the worry out of getting approved. In this guide, we will take you through the entire process of getting approved for car finance.

Why is car finance so cheap? What costs are covered in a finance agreement?

Why are car finance deals so cheap and what has caused the low prices...
Why is car finance so cheap?
Why is car finance so cheap? In recent years we've seen a real influx in the volume of people wanting to purchase new cars. This is for a number of reasons. In this article, we'll take you through the secrets behind the cheap finance deals. Sometimes it's cheaper than second-hand!

Is car leasing a rip off? | Why do so many people lease their cars?

Investigating why so many people in the UK choose to lease their car and whether leasing is a rip off.
Is car leasing a rip off
If you find yourself asking 'Is car leasing a rip-off?' then read on! It's highly unlikely that car leasing is a rip-off considering leasing accounted for 29% of all new car purchases in the UK in 2015. If it was a rip-off I'm certain that there wouldn't be such a huge number of people choosing lease finance options to drive a new vehicle. Do you still need convincing? This article has all the information you need.

Car finance on someone else’s behalf

Everything you need to know about car finance for someone else...
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There might be an occasion where you want to lease, or finance, a car for somebody else. Whether it be your child, your partner or someone else close to you, you could be wondering whether you can get car finance on someone else’s behalf.Is it possible?In this article, we look at whether you can get car finance on someone else’s behalf and alternative options.

Why can’t I get car finance?

Can't get car finance? We go over the reasons why you might not qualify...
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When you apply for car finance, there could be a chance that you could be denied. This could be for a number of different reasons and it’s important that you are aware of these reasons so you fully understand why you might be rejected for car finance.In this article, we’re going to look at why you might not be able to get car finance and potential solutions or alternatives to car finance. Whether you have recently been denied car finance or simply curious as to why you might be rejected for car finance, hopefully, this article will answer all your questions.

Why choose car finance?

Thinking about a car finance agreement? Here are all the reasons we think it's a good idea...
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We’re going to be honest, leasing isn’t for everybody. We know that, and we know that you know that.So if you don’t want to lease and cash purchase isn’t for you, what are your options?Well, that’s where car finance comes in. In this article, we’re going to look at what car finance is, the pros and cons, and whether it’s right for you.

Can I get car finance if I am on benefits?

Am I eligible for car finance if I'm claiming benefits?
can I get car finance if I am on benefits
For many, a car is fundamental. Whether we need to take our children to school, drive to the doctors, or just getting ourselves to work, a car is an important part of 21st-century life. Buying a brand new car outright is not an option for many. Some would rather save the money for something else, and others simply do not have the money. So, car finance is an option. But, is it viable? We get quite a few customers ring up and ask whether they can get approved for car finance if they are on benefits. And the answer is yes, you can. However, there are some things you should consider first. Can you afford the payments? Because part, or all, of your income, is from the welfare system, any lender will base your ability to pay on...

Can a young driver get car finance?

Am I eligible for car finance if I am a young driver?
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If you're a young driver, trying to get car finance can be a daunting task. It's even more daunting if you haven't owned a car before. Getting car finance as a young driver can be difficult because the chances are, you have little or no credit history. And, credit checks are one of the main ways a lender will decide whether you can get car finance or not. But, while it's difficult, it's not impossible. There are ways you can secure car finance if you are a young driver. We talk to quite a few young drivers, and we guide them through the car finance process to ensure that they can get car finance. So we’re going to do the same in this article. There are three options available that are viable for young drivers. And those are...
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