Can you get a car loan without a Social Security number?
"I'm a foreigner living in the U.S. who wants to get citizenship.
In the meantime, I need a car to get to work.
Can I get a car loan without a Social Security number?"
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Answered on Jun 16, 2021
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“No, you can’t get a car loan without either a Social Security number or a Taxpayer Identification number.
If you’re a foreigner who wants a car in the U.S., your best move is to pay cash for one. You should still be able to get car insurance, so purchasing with cash is your best plan.”
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