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How to Choose a Rent-to-Own Car Company

So you don’t have an excellent credit score, but you’re desperately in need of a car . . . Believe it or not, this isn’t a problem! Due to the advent of rent-to-own car companies, you won’t have any trouble finding a quality vehicle that you can start driving immediately. However, it’s still critically important that you work with the right rent-to-own car company. Any old business in the Yellow Pages won’t do. If you’re struggling to find a service that you can trust, we’re here to help! Scroll down to learn how to choose a rent-to-own car company.

How to Choose a Rent-to-Own Car Company

  1. So what’s the best way to find a reputable rent-to-own car service? Ask around! If any of your trusted friends, family members, or coworkers has used a local rent-to-own car company, you can rely on their recommendation to make a confident choice. However, even if you don’t know anyone who’s used a rent-to-own service, you can still make use of other consumers’ experiences, suggestions, and warnings through the World Wide Web. Consult review sites or use the Better Business Bureau (BBB). 
  1. When you have a handful of options, start window-shopping so you can compare the companies’ rates and services. Which company offers the best selection of vehicles? Who will give you great customer service? Which company has the most satisfied customers? What sorts of taxes and fees will each company tack on to your vehicle? If, after researching, you’re still having trouble making a decision, consider making a chart to compare the pros and cons of each company.
  1. To ensure that you’ve made the right choice, ask the sales representative at your preferred company a lot of questions before you sign the final contract. What fees and penalties do you need to be aware of? Can you negotiate the price of the vehicle? How can you lower the total cost you’ll pay for the car? Once you choose a car, is that decision final or can you trade it for another vehicle? What happens if the car breaks down and needs repairs? Is insurance available? Ask all of the questions you have and don’t sign a contract until your concerns are appeased.

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When you purchase a new car, you’re making a huge financial investment as well as a major life choice. Rent-to-own car services are perfect for people with bad credit, low credit, or no credit whatsoever, but it’s still crucial that you find the right vehicle and use the right company. Take your time and choose wisely!

Are you interested in renting-to-own or leasing a car? Be sure to check out Auto By Rent, the largest rent-to-own/lease auto dealer in Missouri and Tennessee. We can help you secure a quality vehicle regardless of your credit history. To learn more about our services, please click here for a free quote or contact the location nearest to you:

North Springfield: 417-447-7979

South Springfield: 417-877-2001

Joplin: 417-553-0555

Marshfield: 417-859-6363

Rogersville: 417-753-3669

Chattanooga: 423-553-8200

We look forward to hearing from you!