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Financial Calculators

Our financial calculators can help you better understand your finances so you can make the best choices to plan your future. Use our free calculators to find out how certain financial decisions affect your budget, how much home you can afford, and much more. Mortgage Calculators How Much House Can I Afford? Calculator Rent vs. […]

  • Mar 10, 2016

Auto Loan Refinance Calculator

If you choose to refinance your current auto loan, you may be able to secure a lower interest rate without increasing the remaining term. This makes refinancing an attractive option, but is it right for you? Our Auto Loan Refinance Calculator can help you answer that question. Explore it to see what monthly savings are […]

  • Apr 15, 2015

Should I Lease or Buy a Car? (Calculator)

To buy or to lease, that’s the question facing many people shopping on the auto market. While buying represents the conventional line of thought, leasing has become more attractive in recent years. Although the payments may seem enticing, leasing may not always be the best decision. In fact, sometimes it is actually better to buy […]

  • Apr 14, 2015

How Much Car Can I Afford? (Calculator)

How much vehicle can you afford? That’s the question you can’t ignore when shopping for a new car. Though all those options, colors and various sizes are nice, none of them will matter if you can’t make the payments. So, how much vehicle can you afford? Experts suggest your vehicle should account for no more […]

  • Apr 01, 2015

Loan Comparisons

Although credit scoring models have been updated in recent years to accommodate for the loan comparisons that any prudent borrower does before taking out a loan, it’s still a good idea to avoid adding lots of unnecessary inquiries to your credit report. Loan comparison shopping may take some persistence on your part, because lenders are often […]

  • Mar 12, 2015

Loan Interest Rates

Because not all loans carry equal interest, free wants you to understand exactly what you’re paying for credit, particularly since uninformed decisions can lead to financial jeopardy. A loan interest rate of 1.5 percent per month may seem reasonable enough, but a consumer needs to know the APR before he or she can compare lenders. […]

  • Mar 09, 2015

Car Loan Payoff Calculator

What feels better than paying off a bill? Paying it off in less time than you expected! Paying off a loan at an accelerated rate may seem like a pie-in-the-sky dream, but it’s actually possible and it may be easier to do than you think. Even the smallest additional monthly payment made toward the principal […]

  • Mar 01, 2015

Car Payment Calculator

If you’re in the market for a new car, the amount of your car payment figures heavily into your decision-making process. Many factors will determine your final loan amount, including some or all of the following: applicable manufacturer’s rebates, existing vehicle trade-in value and your down payment. To help you get an idea of the […]

  • Feb 01, 2015

Can You Buy A Car Without Credit?

For most people, purchasing a car is one of the most common life events where credit is used. It can help make a broader range of vehicles available and may provide favorable financing options to those can’t afford to buy a car in cash. But what if you don’t have an established credit history or […]

  • Aug 15, 2014

Options for Selling a Car Privately

If you’re planning to sell your car privately, discover some options to consider before putting the price tag on your vehicle.

  • Oct 21, 2013

Do Green Vehicles Help You Save Money?

Considering the cost-savings with an eco-friendly car? Learn how ‘Green’ vehicles can help you save money, what the options are & how to buy.

  • Jul 11, 2013