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5 car loan traps to avoid

We all love our cars, and can talk endlessly about speed, torque and engines, but unfortunately many of us struggle to understand car loans.

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What is a secured car loan?

A secured car loan is a loan for which you offer the lender some sort of security, or collateral.

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What is compulsory third-party insurance?

Compulsory third-party insurance, also known as CTP insurance, is compulsory for anyone who wants to register a vehicle in Australia.

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How to get a car loan

Many people find car loans intimidating, because the stakes are high but their knowledge of the process is low.

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Can I get a car loan with bad credit?

Having a bad credit rating doesn't have to mean the end to your dream of owning your own car. Although it will affect your application for a car loan with some lenders there are loan providers who specialise in bad credit car loans and can help you out.

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Questions to ask before you buy a new car

Here are RateCity’s top questions to ask before you buy a new car.

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The real cost of buying a car

Buying a car for the first time can be fun - for example, choosing one that suits your personality as well as your transport needs - but it can be daunting in equal parts. And it can end up costing a lot more than you originally thought.

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6 tips for buying a car

Cars don't come cheap. These practical tips may help you make a smart decision over an impulse one.

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