Chrysler Capital News and Information

We’ll keep you updated with the latest auto finance and auto news from Chrysler Capital and the Chrysler Group.

A recipe for paying off your auto loan early

A good recipe always starts with two things – good ingredients and solid prep work. Don’t believe me? Ask a professional chef. The recipe for paying off your vehicle is not all that different. Ingredients You will need: Your monthly payment amount Your monthly payment due date The funds to make your payment on or before the due date A payment method A clear understanding … Read More

The “right” vehicle for the first-time car buyer

As a first-time car buyer, one of the most difficult decisions can be choosing which vehicle to purchase. Truth be told, not knowing which vehicle to purchase isn’t limited to just first-time car buyers. Almost anyone can have this dilemma! Unfortunately, there is no cookie-cutter formula to follow. Deciding on a vehicle is a personal decision and the choice you make should be as unique … Read More

Should you buy your leased vehicle? How to decide

Two and a half years ago, you walked into the dealership, fell in love and drove home in your shiny new car. The lease contract payment fit your budget perfectly and the plethora of lease-end options were very appealing. Now, with only a few months left, the time has arrived to research those options and determine which works best for you. Financial Aspects When considering … Read More

Can you return a leased vehicle early?

A common myth of leasing is that, once you sign a contract, you are committed to the vehicle until the terms of the contract are completed. The truth is, you can turn in a leased vehicle early. You can also trade the vehicle, sometimes also called a lease-buyout and sale. Is it better to fulfill the terms of your lease contract? Yes. But sometimes circumstances … Read More

What is a disposition fee on a Lease Contract?

In a previous post on how auto leasing worked, one of our “Terms to Know” was Disposition Fee. It was defined as: “Charged by some lessors for the privilege of returning the vehicle and walking away; the cost is spelled out in the Lease Contract, so you will know upfront how much it will be.” Simply put, the disposition fee is charged by the lessor … Read More

Chrysler Capital customers could win $10,000 for choosing paperless statements

When was the last time you were offered a chance at a prize for doing something that makes your life easier anyway? Well, now you have been. Chrysler Capital is offering eligible1 customers who sign up for paperless statements as of April 1, 2019, a chance to win a $10,000 grand prize or one of five $500 prizes. No purchase is necessary. See Official Rules … Read More

How does auto leasing work?

An auto lease is where you pay for the use of a vehicle for a certain amount of time determined by your contract. Once the Lease Contract is completed, the vehicle is returned. But how does auto leasing work? If you’ve purchased a vehicle using traditional financing before, lease can be quite different. There are some terms to know and factors to consider when trying … Read More

Chrysler Capital’s Top Posts of 2018

It feels crazy to write this, but 2018 is winding to a close. Before we make our way into the new year, we wanted to take a look back and share Chrysler Capital’s top posts that our readers checked out the most in 2018. Our list is led by a post that showed how we simplified the auto payment process this year for our customers. … Read More

Happy Holidays from Chrysler Capital!

  From all of us at Chrysler Capital, we wish you and your loved ones a happy holiday season.   Our hours will remain the same throughout the season except for the following dates:   December 25 – closed January 1 – closed   For any assistance, you can visit our Customer Center or contact our Customer Service Line at 855-563-5635.

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Chrysler Capital

From our family to yours, we hope your Thanksgiving holiday is filled with joy. During your travels, or between Thanksgiving leftovers, feel free to check back for any of your auto financial needs. We have plenty of categories in our blog that cover vehicle journey. Travel Road & Car Tips Auto Advice To you and your loved ones, have a safe and happy Thanksgiving!