Financing a home purchase
Refinancing your existing loan
Finding the right lender
Elevate your Bankrate experience
Get insider access to our best financial tools and content
Compare by category
Compare by credit needed
Compare by issuer
Looking for the perfect credit card?
Narrow your search with CardMatch™
Brokerages and robo-advisors
Learn the basics
Get the best rates
Selling a home
Buying a home
Finding the right agent
Retirement plans & accounts
Compare auto loans, estimate payments and find a financing option that’s right for you.
Before you head out to the showroom, make sure you’re prepared.
Before shopping, do your research to make sure you get the best car for your budget.
There’s no better feeling than driving a new car off a lot after getting a good deal.
Not sure how trading your car in works? Follow these steps.
6 min read
4 min read
5 min read
3 min read
Car leasing can make financial sense, but not if you overlook these details.
Leasing vs. buying an EV comes down to the type of freedom you want.
Find the best car to get you where you need to go.
If you’re the co-signer on a car loan, it’s not likely that your car insurance will go up. But there are a few exceptions.
Working through a dealer to snag a car loan can be costly — learn how to save.
Another hike means higher rates — but there are still ways to save.
The Fed rate has a domino effect that can raise or lower auto loan rates.
Experts recommend a 20% down payment, but what’s best varies by person.
We have five apps to help you compare, find and buy cars.
It’s tough to lease a car with no credit or bad credit, but you do have options.