Getting a high quality used car with bad credit in Calgary


You are not a bad person, just because your credit is damaged

There are many Bad Credit Car Loan options in Calgary, but not all are equal

Fear, uncertainty and shame. Just some of the emotions that go through your mind when it comes to buying a car and you know you have bad credit. Read More…

Protect Your Car’s Resale Value


It’s hard not to get swept up in the smell of a new or new-to-you vehicle. After figuring out which model you’re going to purchase and no doubt multiple conversations and decisions, the last thing you’ll want to be thinking of is the resale value of your just-bought ride. But it’s never too early to start considering the return on your investment. When the time comes to sell your car or trade-in your vehicle in Calgary, you will likely want the most money for your trade.

Here are 5 ways you can protect your car after the dealer tosses you the keys:

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First-Time Car Buyer Advice


If you are someone who’s not very knowledgeable about vehicles it is a good idea to go car shopping with someone who is. Calgary has thousands of used vehicles for sale and these days it’s almost too risky to purchase privately, even with a Car History Report like CarProof. And especially if you haven’t purchased a car before you’ll want to ask a lot of questions. Read More…

First Car No Credit in Canada

No Credit Car Loans Calgary

Newcomers are not required to have Canadian credit history when purchasing a new or used vehicle in Calgary.
No credit auto loans in Calgary are available through CALGARYDRIVES.

It doesn’t matter if you are new to the country and buying a new or used vehicle, chances are you’ll need an auto loan. With a car loan you can borrow up to the full amount of the purchase price and pay it back over a predetermined time. You can choose to make your car payments bi-weekly or monthly. Read More…

Bad Credit Car Loans Calgary

Bad Credit Car Loans Calgary

You would be surprised how many people get themselves into bad credit situations. The majority of people do not have perfect credit but we seem to think everyone but us is credit damaged. It is simply not true and having damaged credit is not something you need to be embarrassed about because it is easy to change. It used to be something that people looked down upon, but it has become increasingly common due to the recent changes in the economy. Traditionally, dealerships offer more favourable financing to those who have good credit. It used be very difficult to obtain a car loan if you had bad credit, but that has changed significantly in recent years. Read More…

Car Financing Calgary

Are you tired of driving from car dealership to car dealership in search of an approved auto loan?

You might feel frustrated that you’re not being given a chance with car financing in Calgary. And you’re not alone. Many people have lost hope searching for a dealership that is willing to qualify someone with poor or bad credit for a car loan. CALGARYDRIVES understands that financing for a car loan in Calgary can be difficult, but having the necessary tools – and people, on your side can make getting an approved car loan in Calgary all the more possible. Read More…

How To Re-Build Your Credit with a Car Loan


There are two reasons why you need to build credit: 1) you have no credit at all
or 2) you need to rebuild credit after filing for bankruptcy, as one example

A car loan can be a great way to build up your credit rating because it is an installment loan as opposed to a credit card which is a line of credit. The best part about a car loan is you can budget for exactly what you’re going to pay each month, or bi-weekly – depending on your terms. Read More…

No Credit Car Loans Calgary

No Credit Auto Loans Calgary

Having no credit shouldn’t stop you from owning the car, truck or minivan you need. Are you new to Calgary or the country and looking for a car with no credit history? CALGARYDRIVES has special financing programs in Calgary for just that – new to country car loan financing!

CALGARYDRIVES provides auto financing for first time car buyers who have no credit.

Buying a car for the first time can be a difficult and confusing experience; not to mention buying one in a new country! Depending on whom you deal with, your car shopping experience and getting a car loan in Calgary can be simple and satisfying.

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