Different types of car financing available

HP finance – Most dealerships offer car finance, this may be through their own internal department or may be using a third party such as Black Horse. Make sure that you are aware of the APR that they are charging, monthly repayments and term of the loan. Once the agreement has come to and end, the car belongs to you. Leasing - Leasing agreements are usually long-term rental ag...
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Checking insurance cover for a rented vehicle

The majority of car insurance policies do not cover you when you are renting a car, this sometimes includes courtesy cars so it is always best to double check with your provider. Most rental companies offer their own insurance for which you may be offered at a daily rate. If you are hiring the car long term, they may let you insure it yourself providing that you can provide the...
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Enjoying a sports car without owning one

Many people would love to own a sports car. Having the adrenalin rush and making people’s heads turn as you drive up the street can be an extremely satisfying experience for drives of ages, male or female. But the reality of owning a sports car can often be the thing that stops many of us owning one. The initially cost is often quite high, especially if you are looking at buyin...
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Documents required for renting a car

There often comes a time when we need to rent a car, it may be that your vehicle is in for repairs, been written off or simply not suitable for the trip you need to make. When it comes to renting a car you should do your research of the local companies and find out who is not only the cheapest but also has a good reputation and solid reviews. You do not want to end up renting a...
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Renting a car for a trip in the UK

Renting a car is an exciting but sometimes nerve wrecking experience for many of us. You have to be confident to drive a vehicle that you may never have sat in let alone driven. Most good car rental companies will take you around the car and explain what everything does, and if you are unsure of anything then do not be afraid to ask. They should also offer you a brief test driv...
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