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Why Credit Matters When Buying a Car

Before you decide to buy a car, consider your credit score. And follow these steps to leverage your credit and get the best deal possible.

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Better Research Returns Better Outcomes on Auto Loans

Students loans are a real concern for many graduates. Take advantage of these four tips for paying off your student loans quickly.

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Your Auto Loan Term Is More Important than You Think

Are you in the market for a new car? Don’t underestimate the importance of your auto loan term.

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Become a Smarter Car Buyer

While a lot of cars are affordable, they're still considered a large purchase and can significantly impact your budget. Consider these strategies for success the next time you’re in the market for a vehicle.

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How to Get the Best Deals at an Auto Dealership

Are you in the market for a new car? Follow these four tips to get the best deal possible at the dealership.

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Your Credit Score Can Affect Your Auto Insurance Rates

Did you realize that a bad credit score can negatively affect your auto insurance rates?

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The Pitfalls of Leasing a Car

Thinking about leasing a car? Make sure you know these pitfalls before you sign on the dotted line.

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Buying a Car: Step by Step

Bill Berglund, UFCU Lending Manager, visits KXAN's Studio 512 to break down the car buying process.

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Why Shop Your Auto Loan Before You Shop for a Vehicle?

Shopping for the best loan and getting pre-approved before you shop for a vehicle can save you big bucks.

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How to Sell Your Vehicle Yourself

Selling a vehicle rather than trading it in can often leave you with more money to put towards that new car.

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Vehicle Values

Research the value of your vehicle.