Your chances of being approved for a loan come down to how your credit history appears to a financier. They want to know you’re reliable and will be able to make your loan repayments. There are a few things you can do to make sure you maintain a good credit history; Pay your bills on … Continue reading Tips for Maintaining a Good Credit History
We’ve all seen life hacks around the web – those ingenious little tricks some people have come up with, using simple fixes to solve common problems. Check out our collection of car hacks. Watch the video and scroll down to uncover ways to help clean, protect and improve your car. Other Car Life Hacks GPS … Continue reading Car Hacks To Make Life Easier
Recently many car companies have been offering low-interest car loans, such as 1% car finance or 0% interest car finance on new vehicles. These new car finance deals may sound like a great deal, but is it? You may hear that the top car manufacturers like Toyota, Holden, Hyundai, Honda, Ford and Nissan all offer … Continue reading 0% Car Finance – What’s The Catch?
How great do you feel when you get out on the open road? It’s a fantastic feeling of freedom, especially when it’s a new car. You want to wind down the window and just feel the wind in your hair. We’re not the only ones who get excited about this. We’ve collected a few clips … Continue reading That New Car Feel
Private car sales are the single biggest market for car sales throughout Australia. Yet some car finance lenders leave buyers with little choice but to go to a dealership to buy a used car. For some lenders, a dealership offers certain levels of protection as the dealer needs a Motor Dealers Licence in order to … Continue reading Private Car Finance: Buying A Car Privately
Whether you’ve spotted cars out and about with little cameras in the windscreen or you’ve seen the multitude of YouTube footage of terrible drivers, you’re probably aware of Dash Cams by now. If you haven’t they are just what they are called; dashboard cameras that can be used to record your driving and even what … Continue reading Dash Cams in Australia
Buying a brand new car is an exciting event in most people’s lives, but it’s important to remain calm and adopt a practical approach when visiting dealers’ showrooms or you could end up spending far more than you anticipated. Follow the 5 tips below to make sure the vehicle you buy is the most … Continue reading 5 Tips For Buying A New Car
Charity car rallies are becoming increasingly popular across Australia, attracting both revheads and those seeking adventure on the trip of a lifetime. The bonus is that they raise valuable money for their causes. The Endeavour Foundation will see its 27th year of rallying in 2014 with the Great Endeavour Rally in New South Wales and … Continue reading Rallying For A Cause
That staple of science fiction films – the flying car – may not be as far off as you think. In fact, depending on your idea of what a flying car actually is, you could say the flying car is already here. A company in Florida called Maverick has already developed and is selling a … Continue reading The Flying Car Is (nearly) Here
Strangely it’s not a car manufacturer, but internet company Google that is developing a ‘driverless’ car.
If you’re trying to decide whether you’re better off with a car lease, car loan or going with hire purchase instead, the following comparison table may be useful to you. Lease vs Hire Purchase Comparison Table Finance Lease Consumer Loan Hire Purchase Terms Lease term is up to you but would typically be 3 to … Continue reading Lease vs Hire Purchase
What is the comparison rate? The comparison rate is an indicative interest rate that combines the nominal interest rate with any foreseeable fees and charges associated with the loan, to help you obtain a more comprehensive picture of what your car loan is going to cost you over the life of the loan. While the … Continue reading Car Loan Comparison Rates