Car Loans Vs. Car Financing
This article explains the difference between direct car loans and dealer-arranged car financing. At CarMax, we present financing terms in a way that makes sense to you, through a transparent, hassle-free process.
Car Financing for First-Time Car Buyers
This article addresses some of the main concerns of the first-time car buyer. Find answers here to your first-time buyer questions about used car loans, financing a car, understanding credit ratings, and budget tips.
Tips to Help You Decide on a New or Used Car
Read this article for useful tips and answers to questions like, Should I buy a new or used car?
Your 10 Biggest Car Financing Questions, Answered
In this latest installment of our educational series about auto financing, we answer some of our customers’ most-asked questions about how to finance a used car purchase.
How Auto Financing Works
Lots of people who come to CarMax for a used car or truck want to finance their purchase. It’s a common process, and we help these customers every day. But just how does the used car financing process work? In this article, we pull back the curtain on auto financing and explain it all, step by step. We think you’ll see that financing a used vehicle doesn’t have to be a daunting proposition.
Why Your Down Payment Matters
Buying a used car or truck is more stress-free when you understand how financing works. Learning about down payments is a great place to start.
Car Financing: How to Budget for Your Next Vehicle
Arming yourself with knowledge about the car buying process helps ensure you won’t feel intimidated when it’s time to make your purchase. And when you know how much you have to spend, you’ve got sturdy guardrails to help you stay on track.