Auto Finance

At Chrysler Capital Blog: The Road Best Traveled, we endeavor to provide easy-to-understand auto finance information and advice.

Setting a monthly budget

Creating a monthly budget is one of the best ways to manage your money and help you achieve your financial goals. A budget enables you to see what you’re spending your money on, allocate cash for the things that matter most, and save for the future. Follow these steps to create your own. How to make a budget The first step is to take a … Read More

How to use your tax refund when you buy or lease a car

If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, then you should know something about tax season: tax refunds and auto financing are a good match.1 That’s because refunds, which averaged about $2,500 last tax season,2 can provide many approved buyers with a ready-made down payment on their next ride, or at least a chunk of it. That money, in turn, may drop their monthly … Read More

New self-scheduler helps lessees stay in the driver’s seat

As you near the end of your lease, you’ll have the chance to think about your next move. Lease a new vehicle, buy, or purchase the one you have are all attractive options to consider, and Chrysler Capital is on hand to help you with those choices. Another part of the lease-end experience involves a prereturn inspection, typically 10 to 90 days before you turn … Read More

Make it a Big Finish with a great deal on your next FCA US vehicle

With the holidays upon us, FCA US and Chrysler Capital are giving you an extra reason to celebrate – Big Finish 2020. Now through January 4, 2021, car shoppers can enjoy an array of attractive deals on Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT®, Ram and Jeep® brand vehicles, including Employee Pricing for All1 on select 2021 and 2020 models. Take a look at some of the … Read More

9 easy ways to make your auto financing payment

You’ve completed the purchase or lease of your FCA US vehicle and now you’re enjoying life in the driver’s seat. Congratulations! The next step is to get those auto payments running as smoothly as your new ride. To help, Chrysler Capital offers nine easy ways to pay. Explore what works for you, and get tips for managing your account. Pay online using ACH Make an … Read More

Getting finances back to ‘normal’ after the challenges of COVID-19

The impact of COVID-19 will be felt long after life returns to normal. That normal for some may be a matter of getting back to work and catching up on overdue bills resulting from financial challenges suffered through no fault of their own. During the initial stages of the health crisis, Chrysler Capital (CCAP) helped customers who needed assistance, deferring payments – moving a payment … Read More

How to get out of upside-down auto financing

Being upside down on your auto financing, when you owe more than your vehicle is worth, can come as a surprise. Perhaps it was too small of a down payment when you bought the car, too long of a financing contract, or choosing a vehicle you really couldn’t afford. However the situation arose, here’s some better news – there are several ways to reach positive … Read More

How a co-applicant may help you get auto financing

Financing a vehicle is not a road you must travel alone. If you need help getting approved, or would like to improve the terms offered, applying with a co-applicant may be your answer. Learn more about what it means to team up with another party and its potential benefits, below. What is a co-applicant? A co-applicant is someone who is typically part of an application … Read More

Tips for a Back-to-School Car Purchase

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, many families have been making decisions about back-to-school season and virtual learning vs. in-person classes. For those choosing in-person attendance, another decision may involve buying a car for the journeys ahead. Whether you’re a parent shopping for your son or daughter or part of a purchase for yourself, here are some tips to help. Start with a budget Working out what … Read More

CHRYSLER CAPITAL TEST DRIVE: 2020 JEEP® WRANGLER UNLIMITED

During the month of July, Chrysler Capital has some exciting offers and incentives on some of the newest Jeep® brand vehicles, including the 2020 Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited. Additionally, customers can go from start to finish on buying or leasing FCA US brand vehicles through the Drive Forward initiative. Jeep brand vehicles have been no stranger to our Chrysler Capital Test Drives journeys. On one … Read More