5 Sneaky Ways Your Credit Score Can Haunt You

Your credit score impacts more than just your car loan

From your car insurance to your apartment lease, and even your relationships, your credit score can sneak up in some unexpected ways.

America's Car Loan Debt Hits an All-Time High of $1.2 Trillion

Millions of Americans are behind on their payments

Americans owe over $1.2 trillion in auto loans and 7 million are behind on payments. See the causes and tips to avoid being one of the millions that are delinquent.

How to Get Out of a Bad Car Loan

Set yourself free from sky-high car payments or interest rates

You don't have to stay stuck in a bad car loan. Follow one of these tips to set yourself free from too-high payments.

How to Get a Car Loan After Repossession

Repo may be a credit nightmare, but you can bounce back

Repossession should be avoided at all costs but if it has happened to you, this is how to bounce back and get a replacement car.

Hyundai's Superbowl Commercial Shows How Much the Brand Has Grown

The Shopper Assurance App is front and center

Okay, this past Superbowl goes down as one of the most boring, but there's always at least one commercial that strikes our fancy, and it just happens to be from the folks at Hyundai.

Jaguar Kills the F-Type's Manual Transmission

Another sign of the end of the stick

Great driving cars deserve manual transmissions for ultimate control and that three-pedal and clutch synchronization that delights. Well, that's officially over for the F-Type.

This 2-Step Process is the Fastest Way to Improve Your Credit Score

When it comes to your credit, a quick fix is a good thing

Normally, improving your credit score can take months or even years. These two steps can boost in as little time as one month.

How to Qualify for a Good Auto Loan

You've found your next car, now find out how to finance it

Don't be blindsided by a rejected loan application or get cornered into paying an outrageous interest rate. Here's how to qualify for auto financing that fits your needs.

Set Up Automatic Car Payments to Improve Your Credit

Free up some time while boosting your credit score

The simplest way to stay up to date with paying off your vehicle is to set up automatic payments so that you won't ever miss a month due to an oversight. Here are the benefits and risks.

Hyundai, Genesis and Ram Nab North American Car Of The Year Awards in Detroit

Big wins for the underdogs

At this year's Detroit Auto Show (aka North American International Auto Show), three models walked away with big awards, the Genesis G70, Hyundai Kona, and the Ram 1500.

The 2020 Volkswagen Passat Gets Wheel Teased

Don't write off sedans just yet

VW is hoping the decrease will level off, and they just tweeted the fancy wheel of the next-gen Passat. It might be a small glimpse, but it's a lustworthy one. Check it out below.   

5 Financial Steps You Must Take Before Buying a Car in 2019

Purchasing a car isn't something to do on a whim

Saving up and buying a car takes careful planning. Make sure you do it right and avoid putting a strain on your finances in the future with these 5 tips.

Should You Go With Direct or Indirect Auto Financing?

We look at customer satisfaction ratings for each option

Most car shoppers go through the Finance and Insurance office to get a car loan. J.D. Power conducted a study to determine how happy customers were with both direct and indirect financing.

Should You Buy Your Leased Car?

Take a hard look at the car's condition, mileage and value

If your car lease is coming to an end, you can decide whether to hand in or buy the car you've been leasing based on these criteria.

How Long Does it Take to Improve Your Credit Score?

Here's what to expect if your score has taken a hit recently

Learn how long your credit score will take to recover from bankruptcy, missed payments and closing a credit account.