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Auto financing for the first-time buyer

If you go online and search “financing my first car” or “first time car buyer” you’ll get roughly 150-250 million results. Give or take. That’s a lot of information to sort through. But the first, and most important thing you need to know is – it is possible to get financed as a first-time buyer. There are just a few things you need to know … Read More


Ultimate U.S. road trips

Road trips are a part of American life, and with the country offering every terrain imaginable, there’s something for everyone to see. According to a recent study, 81 percent of Americans plan to set off on a road trip this summer – so which routes should they take? We’ve looked at data including the highest-rated American byways – main highways, scenic drives, obscure roads, pastoral … Read More


Introducing MyAccount Wallet

Making payments just got easier! We’re excited to introduce MyAccount Wallet, a fast and secure way for our customers to access their saved debit card and bank account information when making auto payments. Set up is as easy as 1-2-3! Log in to MyAccount Tap “Make a Payment” and select “Manage Your Wallet” Enter your bank or debit card information And you’re done! Up to … Read More


Best states for car enthusiasts

Buying your first car can feel like a rite of passage, and that special moment is something many of us get to enjoy. With 289 million vehicles on the road and 17 million vehicles bought each year, it’s clear America is a car-loving country. From car clubs where enthusiasts can congregate and compare rides to racetracks to watch the latest NASCAR, IndyCar and other races, … Read More


How much does owning a car really cost?

Does this sound familiar? Your tires are getting worn, so you get all new tires for your vehicle. Shortly thereafter, new brakes. And then, upon returning home from the brake shop, your insurance bill for the next six months just happens to be in the mailbox. Fabulous. More than just the initial price Vehicle ownership is much more than the initial purchase and fuel costs. … Read More


Our top 10 tailgating tips and tricks

With the arrival of autumn, comes many of our favorite things. Leaves changing color, fall flavors and scents, cooler weather, and oh yes, football. There’s something about the first kickoff under Friday night lights that perfectly ushers in this time of year. Then there’s the college games making for wonderful Saturdays. And NFL games on Sunday. And Monday. And Thursday. Lots of opportunities to embrace … Read More


When to expect your title after paying off an auto loan

You’ve made your final vehicle payment – congratulations! That is an exciting step as a vehicle owner, and one you should be proud of. Now, you may be wondering when you’ll receive your title. Great question! Let’s take a look at the journey your title is about to take on its way to you. Ensure your information is updated Have you moved or otherwise updated … Read More