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Can Auto Loan Kelowna Finance a Car Bought from a Private Seller? +

July 14 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

Can Auto Loan Kelowna Finance a Car Bought from a Private Seller?

“I’ve always wanted to buy a 1974 Datsun 240Z and I just found my dream car. The only problem is it’s being sold by a private seller. I bought and financed my last car at Auto Loan Kelowna and I want to buy my next vehicle through you. Can Auto Loan Kelowna finance a car being sold by a private seller or even another dealership?” At Auto Loan Kelowna, we get questions like this all the time. Even though we have an amazing selection of really nice used vehicles that are inspected and that we know are in great condition, lots of people still... Read more

High Interest Car Loan? Refinance! +

June 29 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

High Interest Car Loan? Refinance!

Get Rid of That High Interest Car Loan If you’ve been paying off a high interest car loan for a couple of years, you might be able to save a lot of money by refinancing your loan and getting a significantly lower... Read more
What’s an Upside down Car Loan? +

April 14 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

What’s an Upside down Car Loan?

Simply put, an upside down car loan happens when you owe more on a vehicle than it’s worth. Cars depreciate a lot during the first three years of ownership. If you don’t make a fairly large down payment when you buy a... Read more
How Is My Interest Rate Determined? +

March 06 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

How Is My Interest Rate Determined?

A Loan for Just about Everyone If you need a car and you have a less than perfect credit history, you might assume that if you can get a car loan at all, the interest rate will be incredibly high. It’s true that the... Read more
Ten “Must Do” Car Maintenance Tasks +

February 23 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

Ten “Must Do” Car Maintenance Tasks

Want Your Car to Last? Maintain It! Cars are expensive to buy and can be very expensive to maintain. A lot of us neglect our cars completely, or do the very bare minimum that we have to do to keep them on the road.... Read more
Beware of the Curber +

February 20 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

Beware of the Curber

A lot of people prefer to buy used cars rather than new. In fact, you might be shocked to learn that 38% of millionaires buy their cars used (maybe that’s why they’re millionaires – they know the value of money and... Read more
Does Car Service Cost More at a Dealership? +

February 11 2015, Auto Loan Kelowna

Does Car Service Cost More at a Dealership?

More to Car Service Than Just Price When most people buy a new vehicle, they take it back to the dealership that they bought it from for regular maintenance and repairs. Then, after a few years (usually after the... Read more
Can Anyone Qualify for a Car Loan at Auto Loan Kelowna? +

December 17 2014, Auto Loan Kelowna

Can Anyone Qualify for a Car Loan at Auto Loan Kelowna?

At Auto Loan Kelowna, We Believe in Second Chances Let’s face it, you’re probably reading this because you don’t have an amazing credit score or maybe no credit score at all and you need a car. Don’t feel bad or... Read more
Six Things You Can Do to Improve Your Credit Score +

November 12 2014, Auto Loan Kelowna

Six Things You Can Do to Improve Your Credit Score

A credit score is a bit like a report card for adults. It tells financial institutions how good you are at managing your money. It also plays a big part in determining if they’ll take a chance on giving you a loan,... Read more
Buying a Used Car? Buy Certified Pre-Owned +

October 29 2014, Auto Loan Kelowna

Buying a Used Car? Buy Certified Pre-Owned

Canadians can be quite frugal, and they love to buy used cars. Buying used is a great way to save a lot of money off the cost of a new vehicle. Cars depreciate a lot during the first few years of ownership – up to 30%... Read more