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How Can I Get a Car Loan With a Bad Credit Score?

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Feeling burdened by the question of “Can I get a car loan with bad credit?” as you shop for a new or used vehicle in Harvey? Financing a car with poor credit is certainly possible, and the friendly finance professionals at Ray Brandt Mitsubishi are here to help. Check out our guide below to learn more how to get a bad credit auto loan in the New Orleans area!

What are the Steps to Get a Car Loan with Bad Credit?

A bad credit car loan is an ideal solution when you ask “Can you finance a car with bad credit?” But there are a few things you should get in order first to ensure you’re making a good financial decision:

  1. Based on your budget, ask yourself how much you can realistically afford to pay each month.
  2. Make as large of a down payment as possible.
  3. Clean up your credit report as much as you can before you apply.
  4. Be realistic and honest about which car you should buy, ensuring you don’t get more than you absolutely need right now.
  5. Don’t be shy – ask questions!

Bad Credit Car Loans Can Improve Your Credit Score

Understandably, many Marrero shoppers assume that their need for a bad credit car loan is wholly negative. However, if you’re able to consistently make your payments on time each month, a bad credit car loan can help improve your credit report and credit score. When you’re applying for credit cards and lower interest loans in the future, you’ll be in a much better position!

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How to Finance a Car with Bad Credit

The finance team here at Ray Brandt Mitsubishi helps New Orleans shoppers who have credit scores of varying status every day, and we can help you, too. To get started, simply fill out our secure finance application online to get pre-approved. A representative from our finance center will reach out to you shortly to start discussing a payment plan that suits your unique financial situation.

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Get Additional Help at Ray Brandt Mitsubishi Today

Have lingering questions about how to get a car loan with bad credit in the New Orleans area? Don’t hesitate to contact us or drop by our showroom near Gretna. We’re always happy to help! For more help with affording your purchase, value your trade-in and take a look at our new vehicle specials.

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