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Does Financing a Car Build Credit?

Did you know that a car loan can help you build credit? Making routine payments on time shows lenders that you're trustworthy. Your payment history accounts for 35% of your overall credit score.

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Car Finance | Nov 28, 2022

GAP Insurance Explained: How Does it Work & Who is it For?

Of all the extra-cost add-ons that can be tacked on to your vehicle purchase, GAP insurance is one of the most sensible. But how does it work exactly, who is th...

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Car Finance | Nov 14, 2022

How to Get Approved for a Car Loan with No Credit

It can be difficult to get a car loan if you have bad credit, but many people can have an equally tough time if they have no credit....

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Car Finance | Sep 29, 2022

Car Insurance in British Columbia: Everything You Need to Know

British Columbia’s public auto insurance system has been in the news many times over the last few years, thanks to B.C.’s reputation for being the most expensiv...

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Car Finance | Sep 21, 2022

Car Insurance in Alberta: Everything You Need to Know

In the fourth quarter of 2020, when many people were staying home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Alberta auto insurance premiums went up by 30 per cent comp...

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Car Finance | Sep 19, 2022

Residual Value Explained & How to Calculate It

You’ve heard about “residual value” on vehicles, but do you know exactly what it’s all about? It can have an effect on your finances when you’re leasing a vehic...

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Car Finance | Sep 15, 2022

What Is MSRP? Why It’s Important to Know Before Buying a Car

Most of the time when we buy something at a store, we know what that item will cost: the price on the tag plus any applicable sales taxes....

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