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5 steps to trim a subprime car loan rate

Despite the stigma of the word “subprime” when it’s attached to any kind of loan, subprime car loans are on the upswing as a share of overall auto financing, says Melinda Zabritski, director of automotive credit at the credit reporting bureau Experian. A subprime car loan is for a buyer with a low credit score […]

9 Steps to Getting a Good Auto Loan on Damaged or Weak Credit

Bad credit doesn’t mean you can’t buy a refrigerated van or truck, and doesn’t automatically mean you can’t get a loan with terms that don’t break your monthly budget. Like everything else, “bad” is a matter of opinion and degree. If the score is borderline, some lenders might still smell a good prospect while others, […]