Car Loans

Two easy ways to budget for a new car

NEW DELHI: Auto loans have made expensive cars affordable. Auto loans increase affordability, but it’s always best to budget based on income and debt. For the most part, buying a car is the second most important buying decision after a home. However, it is a depreciating asset, so it is …

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Simple ways to prepay your auto loan

A car loan helps you get the car you want sooner. For some, this is the only way to get the vehicle they need for their work or personal use. Auto loans can take years to pay off, but the faster you can pay off, the more you’ll save. Always …

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Why the used car market is pushing up US inflation

June 15, 2021 Figures released last month showed US consumer price inflation hit 4.2% year-on-year in April, the highest rate since 2008. Markets were scared. Investors feared that inflation and higher interest rates would destroy asset values. Then on June 10, worse news arrived, or so it seemed. In May, …

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Used car value to collapse soon … Buyers brace for impact

Used cars at Metro Ford. (Photo by: Jeffrey Greenberg / Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Universal Images Group via Getty Images Used car prices have reached worrying levels. The RVI index, which measures wholesale prices for used cars, has increased 54% from last year. Other indicators, from Manheim and …

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Here are the new cars that are nearly impossible to obtain and the sheer oversight that delays student loan relief for tens of thousands of public servants

Happy Monday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these flagship stories. Renting a vacation home that your family uses from time to time? Read this before you file your taxes “This vacation home tax business can get complicated. ” Read more Tens of thousands of public servants face delays in accessing student loan …

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TruWest Partners With Costco For Auto Loans

Screenshot of the Costco Automotive Program website accessible from TruWest Credit Union. As credit unions struggle against a strong runoff in their auto portfolios, some are finding ways they believe will attract more borrowers. TruWest Credit Union of Scottsdale, Arizona ($ 1.4 billion in assets, 93,502 members) on Friday announced …

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