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Why you should (almost) never lease a car

A car lease gives you a brand new car for a low monthly payment; what’s not to like? For most people, the only benefit of leasing is driving a bright and shiny new car. With a lease, you’ll never be able to truly own your car, so your payments may not ever pay off. Here are more of the advantages of buying over leasing.

When Does It Make Sense To Lease A Car?

Leasing a car gets a bad rap—often with good reason. But there are certain circumstances when leasing a car makes sense. 5 reasons you should lease a car.

Should You Ever Buy a Brand New Car?

True penny pinchers always buy used cars over new ones for one rock solid reason: new cars depreciate by thousands of dollars the second you drive off the lot. But three years ago, before my financial epiphany, I bought a new car, and I don’t regret it. I concede that buying used is usually best, but there are times buying new isn’t as bad as some say.

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Paying Off a Car Loan Early: Can and Should You Do It?

Paying off a car loan early is a good idea if your loan has a high interest rate and your credit score is strong. It might be unwise if your loan’s interest rate is low, your credit score is low, or if the payment will compromise your emergency fund.