Can I extend my car loan term?

Sometimes your original car loan is no longer financially suitable. In this case you may need to consider extending your car loan term. Let's explore the pros and cons of refinancing to extend your car loan term.

What happens if my car is stolen and I have a car loan?

Having your car stolen can be an ordeal at the best of times. But what happens if it’s stolen when it’s still under finance?

How do rent-to-buy cars work?

Do you want a new car, but would prefer to avoid paying upfront if you can? What if you were able to rent the vehicle and pay for it over a period of time? Find out the pros and cons of rent-to-own.

How to buy a car that has a loan on it

Buying a car with an existing loan is possible, but the process needs to be handled carefully. You will need to know the status of the loan and how it’s expected to be settled before you close the deal.

What is a novated lease’s balloon payment?

When the term of a novated lease ends, you can choose to own the car by making a balloon payment. You can also refinance the novated lease and potentially save on taxes.

How to choose between fixed and variable rate car loans

Before you buy a new set of wheels, it helps to explore your financing options and choose the right type of car loan to get the maximum value out of the deal. Unfortunately, there's no formula to decide which car loan is the best for you, but learning more about the available options can help you make an informed choice. 

Can you use a home equity loan to buy a car?

If you’re contemplating buying a new car, it may be tempting to use your home equity to finance it. However, there are some reasons why a car loan may make more sense. Read on to learn more.

Chattel mortgage vs hire purchase: how do they compare?

Choosing between a chattel mortgage or hire purchase arrangement requires deciding whether to buy a car for business purposes or simply leasing it for a fixed term.

What is the maximum car loan term

In the market for a new car loan? Depending on your budget and personal financial circumstances, you may be wondering what the maximum car loan term is that you can apply for.

Can I sell my car before I pay off my loan?

Generally speaking, a car loan is a long-term commitment that can last up to five years – and sometimes more. So, what happens if you find yourself needing to sell your car before you’ve paid it off?