Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, June 25, 2016 5:55 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Find out why car leasing is at its highest level on record.

Thursday, May 05, 2016 4:22 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Used car shoppers will have a much larger inventory of cars to choose from in the coming months, thanks to an influx of cars being returned at the end of their leases.

Saturday, April 02, 2016 7:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Using a car-sharing or ride-sharing service does not mean that Americans are less likely to own their own car, says a new study by Kelley Blue Book.

Wednesday, March 09, 2016 7:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

The average amount Americans are financing for a new car loan as well as their average monthly payment have hit all-time highs.

Wednesday, December 09, 2015 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Americans are leasing cars and taking out new car loans at a record pace, according to the latest data from Experian Automotive.

Friday, January 16, 2015 6:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

There are times when car leasing makes sense, and a low mileage lease in retirement may be one of those times.

Friday, June 13, 2014 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Shoppers looking to lease a car are frustrated with the deals advertised on TV, a new study says.

Saturday, December 14, 2013 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Car buyers are taking advantage of low interest rates by taking out larger auto loans.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 4:43 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Customers are getting approved for car leases at the highest pace since the recession.

Monday, April 29, 2013 5:09 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

There are more car leases available than in the past, but car leasing is more expensive on the whole, according to research by SwapALease.com.