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Is a 0% APR deal too good to be true?

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If you’re in the market for a new car, chances are you’ve seen dealership advertisements for 0% APR car deals. You may be wondering what this …

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The best 2020 & 2021 pickup trucks on the market right now

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The top-selling car in the U.S. isn’t a car at all — it’s a pickup truck, and specifically the Ford F-Series. Trucks account for 20% of …

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10 awesome sports cars that won’t break the bank

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Whether you’re looking for all-American muscle, luxury sports cars with Italian styling, or lightweight, turn-tracing performance cars, our top picks cover them all. Image Credit: Chevrolet. …

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Love driving a stick? These are the best new manual transmission cars

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Despite dropping sales and fewer stick-shift models to go around, it’s still possible to find a car with a manual transmission for nearly any price range. …

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2021 cars with the best gas mileage

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There are a variety of hybrid vehicles to suit a variety of budgets and styles. Whether you’re looking to save money on gas, reduce environmental impact …

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The best family cars of 2021

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The best family cars usually have a big thing in common: space. Roominess is essential for car seats and car pool arrangements, wiggly toddlers and growing …

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Are these 0% APR car deals worth it?

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If you’re in the market for a new car, chances are you’ve seen dealership advertisements for 0% APR car deals. You may be wondering what this …

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Watch out for these dealer fees when buying a car

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When it’s time to sign the final paperwork for your new car, it’s a good bet that the lines are blurring together and you just want …

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Strapped for cash? How to lower your car payment

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If you’re feeling a financial pinch, a lower car payment could lift a lot of weight off your shoulders. The average monthly car payment in the …

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How to get a car loan with bad credit

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A down payment and a strong cosigner are usually the best ways to get a car loan with bad credit. It may seem challenging to find …

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Here’s why you should get pre-approved for a car loan

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A pre-approved car loan could prevent a dealership from overcharging you. It isn’t hard to get preapproved for a car loan — it simply means a …

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People who buy these auto makes have the highest credit scores

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Sweaty palms are common when waiting to hear whether you’re approved for an auto loan. The fancier the car, the higher the credit score you should …

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Here’s how your car data could sell you out

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While cars can’t fly or do your taxes — yet — they can be pretty smart. Navigation and “infotainment” systems on newer vehicles can store your …

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Gen Xers carry the biggest auto loan burden

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In 2018, U.S. auto loan originations hit a 19-year high — $584 billion. Rising car prices, interest rates and loan term lengths translate to Americans tossing …

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When is the best time to buy a car?

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According to car ads, it’s always the best time to buy a new ride. For auto dealers and manufacturers, sure, but when is the best time …

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What to look for when buying a used car

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You probably already know the biggest advantage of a used car over new: Lower cost. The average used car price was $16,000 below the average new …

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14 questions to ask when buying a new or used car

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There’s more to buying a car than kicking the tires and taking the first price that comes along. You need time to ask questions, but perhaps …

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Cities where millennials owe the most & least on their vehicles

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The stereotypical millennial eats avocado toast and complains about student loans, but a recent LendingTree study found auto loans are significant debt drivers, too. In fact, …