Will checking your credit score hurt your credit?

Will Checking Your Credit Score Hurt Your credit?

Most advice about getting an auto loan or any kind of financing (including our Three Basic Car Loan Tips and How to Get a Car Loan After a Repossession) begins with “Check your credit score!” Checking your credit score is a good step because it lets you know exactly what kind of loan and interest rate you will be able to get. But will checking your credit score hurt your credit?  Read the rest of this entry >>

Getting a Car Loan After Divorce

Getting a Car Loan After Divorce

A divorce can half your income and shred your credit, but that doesn’t mean you are out of luck when you need a loan to get a new or used car. We at Broadway Credit know that a vehicle is important, whether you are a part of the daily commute or just going grocery shopping, and if your ex got the car (or the one you had is on its last legs) then there are options for you. Keep reading to check out our tips for getting a car loan after divorce. Read the rest of this entry >>

How to Remove an Ex from a Car Loan

How to Remove an Ex from a Car Loan

Divorce can be a rough time, especially on your credit. Divorce agreements may say who is supposed to make payments on an auto loan, but depending on whether or not the nominated party actually does their part they may not be the only person who is affected. Because divorce agreements are separate from any loan paperwork they have to be handled separately and it can be really hard to untangle. Here are some suggestions how to remove an ex from a car loan and keep it from ruining your credit. Read the rest of this entry >>

Basic car price terminology

Basic Car Price Terminology

Basic car price terms

If you’re in the market for a used car (or maybe even a new one) there’s a lot of terms that get thrown around that can get really confusing really fast. Asking price, trade in price, retail price, MSRP can all get thrown out there, but how many of us actually know what they all mean when we start shopping? Here’s a quick and easy primer on basic car pricing terminology that you may run into in your search. Read the rest of this entry >>

Information about Buy Here Pay Here

The Skinny on Buy Here Pay Here Dealerships

Information about Buy Here Pay Here

Sometimes when your credit is bad, a disreputable Buy Here Pay Here car dealership is the last option available. Some dealerships will finance no matter what your credit history, but often times they do not have the customer’s best interest at heart. However, place like Broadway Auto Credit where you can get a loan and a car at the same location can also be very helpful and put you on the path to an improved credit score. Keep reading for more information about Buy Here Pay Here dealerships. Read the rest of this entry >>

Can I get a car loan after a repossession?

Can I Get a Car Loan After a Repossession?

Auto loans with prior repossession Green Bay

A car can be repossessed for several reasons. For example if it was collateral for a loan, or the owner was unable to pay financing charges on its loan and the bank or original owner took the vehicle back. Either way, the experience of having a repossession will leave a mark on your credit score. But if you’ve ever wondered “Can I get a car loan after a repossession?” we at Broadway Credit can tell you that yes you can and we are here to help. Read the rest of this entry >>