New Car finance

What are the ways you could pay for your new car, and what are the pros and cons?

Guide 2 months ago

Starter's guide to car leasing with PCH

Is PCH (Personal Contract Hire) right for you? In this blog, Auto Trader explore how PCH works, what you’ll pay and how, how PCH and PCP compare, and answer your FAQs.
Guide 11 months ago

Buying a car using a Personal Contract Purchase (PCP)

PCP is a type of car finance. You pay an initial deposit, followed by lower monthly instalments for the remainder of the term, to pay off a proportion of the loan amount. At the end, you have the option to pay a large final payment to clear the remaining balance and own the car outright, or hand it back, or exchange it for another car.
Guide 1 year ago

Buying a car using Hire Purchase (HP)

A way of buying where you pay a deposit up front, then pay off the rest of the balance – plus interest – in equal monthly instalments. The repayments are comparatively high, but don’t change until the end of the agreement. Provided you keep them up, you will know exactly how much you are paying, and for how long. The car is yours at the end of the agreement.
Ford Fiesta Feature 1 year ago

Best new car deals

Looking for a new car? Don't get caught paying over the odds. Here's our guide to some of the best deals available.
Guide 1 year ago

Applying for car finance

If you’re thinking about buying a car on a finance agreement, find out everything you need to before committing to a contract.
Guide 1 year ago

Car finance explained

If you’re trying to get your head around car finance, and you don’t know your balloon payments from your monthly instalments, and your PCPs from your PCHs, let us help you understand them.

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