Quantcast

Watercooler: Securing an auto loan

Published November 10, 2012 1:01 am

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

When financing a new car purchase through a dealer or a lending institution, a buyer should know all the ins and outs of securing an auto loan.

Several websites offer information about loan strategies, from comparing different rates in advance to credit requirements and determining a vehicle's value. Here are a few sites:

Cars.com • Offers a variety of tools to secure a good auto loan, at http://www.cars.com/finance/.

DMV.org • Explores loan-rate comparisons, dealer financing and key payment factors, at http://bit.ly/RutZg8.

Edmunds • Provides a range of car loan topics, including financing options, a car loan calculator and how to spot yo-yo financing, at http://www.edmunds.com/car-loan/.

Financial Web • Spotlights four tips for attaining a car loan with little or no credit, at http://bit.ly/bOXBzc.

NADA • Covers a variety of auto loan topics, including credit requirements, vehicle value tips and co-signing, at http://bit.ly/kxmyD6.

USER COMMENTS
Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
comments powered by Disqus