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Car Leasing Is About to Get Much More Restrictive
Some car leasing practices have been banned by major car companies.
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Lisa Steuer McArdle
Sep 08, 2021
You Can Lease a Brand New Nissan Leaf for Less Than $100 a Month
Recent price cuts mean you may be able to lease a brand new Nissan Leaf for just $89 a month. Is this the best value on the EV market?
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Alex Healey
Sep 05, 2021
Dave Ramsey Warns Against Paying a Hidden Interest Fee While Leasing a Car
It's no secret that Dave Ramsey isn't a fan of leasing a car. He even points out that there could be a hidden interest rate in your lease agreement.
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Lisa Steuer McArdle
Jun 12, 2021
How to Get Someone to Take Over Your Car Payments
If you can no longer afford to pay for your car, here's what you need to know about transferring the payments to someone else.
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Cheryl Knight
Feb 12, 2021
How Does Leasing a Car Work?
If you’re thinking about getting a new car, you might find that leasing a vehicle will be a better option for you than buying. Here's how it works.
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Valerie Mellema
Dec 23, 2020
What Is Collateral Protection Insurance (CPI)?
Collateral protection insurance (CPI) is usually more expensive than standard car insurance and should be avoided. Here's what you need to know about CPI coverage.
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Jason Unrau
Nov 25, 2020
What to Do if You Crash a Leased Car
What happens if you get into an accident in your leased car? How do you report the accident? Will your insurance go up? Here’s all you need to know.
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Cheryl Knight
Sep 01, 2020
How to Lease or Rent a Car in Europe
Jetting off to see Italy, France, or other European countries for yourself? Here's how to lease or rent a car in Europe.
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Jason Unrau
Feb 12, 2021
How to Calculate a Car Lease Payment
To calculate the payments for leasing a car, you will need to understand some common terms and use some basic formulas that are provided in this article.
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Cheryl Knight
Sep 11, 2020
Cheap Insurance For a Leased Car
Car insurance is essential for leased cars. Coverage laws require drivers to carry liability insurance.
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Elan Mcafee
Jan 22, 2021
How to Decide Whether to Lease or Buy a Car
Deciding whether to lease or buy a car depends on your financial situation, how much you are willing to pay, and what your desires are.
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Nicholas Wilson
Jan 22, 2021
How to Get an Open-End Car Lease
An open-end car lease isn’t for everyone. If you are going to want to keep the car for many years, though, this may be the way to go.
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Mary Kurz
Feb 10, 2021
How to Prepare a Car For Inspection Upon Lease Return
When the lease expires on your car, prepare it for a lease inspection by knowing your mileage, keeping it clean, and having photo records.
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Rochelle Miller-Hernandez
Feb 19, 2021
How to Make Money With Your Car
There are several ways to make money with your car, including transportation services, advertising, running errands and leasing it out.
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Rochelle Miller-Hernandez
Jul 23, 2021
How to Lease a Car
Mileage restrictions and higher insurance costs are downsides of leasing a car, but access to newer models and smaller monthly payments are perks.
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Amber Dowler
May 04, 2021
How to Break a Car Lease
If you need to break a car lease, there are a few techniques that can help you get out of a contract.
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Rochelle Miller-Hernandez
Sep 20, 2021

All Questions on Car Leasing

Is there a difference between having car insurance and a warranty?
Do I need to purchase car insurance? When I leased my vehicle, they said I had a two-year warranty.
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Sophie Newman
Sep 15, 2021
How does interest work on a car loan?
How do you calculate interest on a car loan? I've been doing some research to try to figure out what kinds of cars I can afford, but loans are confusing. I'm not really sure how car loan interest works when you finance a car.
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Eric Schad
Sep 09, 2021
Can I add an additional insured to my car insurance?
I recently got car insurance on my new car. My dealership requested proof of insurance and said I need to add them as an additional insured since my car is leased. Am I still able to do that?
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Emily Maracle
Aug 18, 2021
Can you buy a car during a divorce filing in Illinois?
My future ex-husband and I both have separate cars, but I want to purchase a new one. Can I do so before the divorce is official? What will be the legal and financial implications?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 04, 2021
Can you buy a new car mid-divorce in Wisconsin?
My car, which is registered in my name, just broke down, and I need to purchase a new vehicle. The problem is that my divorce is not finalized. Can I take out a loan to buy a car before then?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 04, 2021
What happens if you're caught without car insurance in Missouri?
For leasing a new Honda, I'm being asked to purchase insurance. I'm wondering if it's possible to drive without car insurance legally in Missouri, or if only those leasing a car need to purchase it?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 03, 2021

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