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The mobile apps that keep you driving happy*
Summer driving season is coming. With it comes fun drives, road trips and all manner of enjoyable time behind the wheel, whether just around the corner or across the country. You can break down the elements of an enjoyable drive into: 1. knowing where you're headed, 2. enjoying the journey, and 3. reaching your destination in relative tranquility. We have found the mobile apps that are currently getting rave reviews for letting you have a good time while doing bits and pieces of all three of these. Knowing where you're headed Yelp: Yelp is still the community authority on entertainment… Read More

Bad credit? Need a car? You’re not alone.
Do you have bad credit? Need a car? If that’s the challenge you’re facing don’t be discouraged, it’s a common one, but many people are discovering ways to get into vehicles with loans that fit their circumstances. It helps to be informed before starting the purchase process. DMV.org recommends car buyers with dented credit should first get a copy of their credit report. You can get a free copy from AnnualCreditReport.com. This will provide a better idea of where your credit score stands, and you can also check for errors. FICO scores range from 300 to 850 and Credit.com categorizes… Read More

How to buy a car with bad credit
Are you looking into how to buy a car with bad credit? Are you apprehensive about the process? Bad credit doesn’t have to mean a bad experience, or making do without your own vehicle†. In fact, many people with subprime credit are able to get a new set of wheels stress-free through numerous options in today’s marketplace. Shop around and research It can help to shop around and by doing so, you may start to get an idea of the kind of loan terms lenders are willing to offer for your particular credit situation. Auto finance companies may use different… Read More

Father’s Day 2015 – Go the extra mile for Dad
  Between the gifts of greeting cards, the bacon-themed snacks and the beard oil, this weekend, let's celebrate all the fathers out there with a little extra love and a little more of what they really like. If the dad in your life is like a lot of dads, he might like cars. Or be obsessed with cars. Hey, it takes all kinds. And for THOSE dads, we've got a list of gifts that might be just perfect. For the car-loving dads out there, these gifts will keep him smiling, on and off the road.   Cobra Electronics JumPack portable… Read More

How to Refinance Your Car
If you have a car loan that you are looking to refinance, consider asking RoadLoans for help. We work with a variety of credit situations and have assisted many people in coming up with a plan to help them save money on their car loan. To understand how simple this process can be, we have developed a complete step-by-step guide on how to refinance your car that is outlined below. † When considering whether or not to refinance a vehicle consider your options. 1. Start off by researching your current situation. Review the terms of your current loan agreement. Determine… Read More

Jeeps and convertibles of Summer 2015 – heat goes up, top goes down
  There are few images more representative of freedom and beauty than driving a vehicle with the top down in beautiful, sunny weather with a warm breeze blowing all around. Getting into the swing of summer, we're going to give you some of the best options on the market for new vehicles you can use to enjoy the outdoors, off-road or on. 2015 Fiat 500c Cabrio POP - MSRP starts at $20,345 How do you make a popular small car design just perfect for summer driving? Ditch the hardtop and drive. Boom. The Fiat… Read More

The Evolution of The Porsche 911 Model
June has arrived, and with it, warmer days and longer sunsets. All across the country, people driving high performance cars are gently cruising through the beautiful weather or testing their skills with their hands tightly on the steering wheel. Temperatures are rising, stresses are falling, windows are going down and RPMs are going up, as beautifully designed sports cars sweep along highways from coast to coast. Everyone has his/her own preferences, sure, but few sports cars have been able to compete with the legacy of the Porsche 911. This infographic, inspired by the clean and elegant design of the Porsche… Read More

How to find some of the best auto loan rates
The excitement of buying a new car can be quite something, and if you’re financing the purchase, finding some of the best auto loan rates for your credit situation may make that feeling even better. A wealth of financing options and interest rates that vary from lender to lender mean some careful loan shopping can be a good idea. Everyone’s financial circumstances are different and auto finance calculators can be useful tools to get you in gear on your loan-shopping journey. They provide opportunities to estimate factors like how much car you can afford and what your monthly payments might… Read More

Buying a Car with Bad Credit: 5 Obstacles
Buying a car with bad credit seems like a daunting task. But like anything, preparation is key. With competitive rates and a quick decisioning process, RoadLoans can help you get your new car, with less hassle. Here are 5 obstacles that can occur when buying a car with bad credit and how RoadLoans can help you get around them. Not enough money down. Solution: Save some more and then apply again. Start saving up to add to your current budget, and consider re-applying when you have reached your goals. Lenders are often willing to wait for you and help place… Read More

Private party auto loan – What is it and how does it work?
When it comes to purchasing a new vehicle, there are several directions you can go. You could buy directly from a dealer, get one from an auction house, maybe a company-owned fleet car or you could purchase from a private seller. If you go the private-seller route, you might need what’s known as a private party auto loan. And if so, here’s what you need to know. Let’s start with private party auto loan: what is it? What is a Private Party Loan? In simple terms, a private party auto loan or a person to person loan is a loan… Read More