Finance

Oct 3 2016

When To Buy Plane Tickets For The Holidays #going #places #travel

#buy flight tickets # When To Buy Plane Tickets For The Holidays Sep 27, 2013 It happens every year. We celebrate Labor Day and it’s a sleigh-ride into the holidays. As Thanksgiving is under 70 days away, it’s time to start thinking about your holiday plans. And then the constant question looms: when’s the best time to buy those plane tickets? It’s hard for consumers: There’s so much (sometimes conflicting) information about when to buy tickets. One recent study found that booking on weekends can lead to 5% lower fares than those booked during the week. Yet Rick Seaney of …

Oct 3 2016

When To Buy An Airline Ticket #travel #advisor.com

#buy flight tickets # When to buy an airline ticket [Voice of Kristin Arnold, Bankrate.com reporter] Take VO: Before you take off. you can land the best deal on your airfare. When you’re talking tickets, timing is everything.  Here’s the rundown. Departure: First and foremost, you need to buy your ticket a good 14 days in advance to score a good price.  To get the cheapest seats, before they sell out, buy a month or two in advance.  But don’t buy too early. since most airlines don’t start releasing cheaper seats until 3-4 months in advance for domestic flights and …

Oct 3 2016

When to book tickets from travel sites rather than airline sites? Travel Stack Exchange #travel #information

#book airline tickets online # For domestic flights in the US, the cheapest price is almost always on the airline’s website. Additionally, airlines sometimes include other benefits like additional frequent flyer miles, reduced baggage fees etc. for booking directly through their site. Online travel agents such as Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz etc. can sometimes find flight combinations that you cannot book directly through a single airline. This can be useful when there is no single airline (or airline alliance) that serves your route. This is not common for domestic trips, but can happen sometimes for international flights between more minor destinations. …

Oct 3 2016

Buying a New Car When You Have Bad Credit #loan #modification #program

#poor credit auto loans # Buying a New Car When You Have Bad Credit 1 of 4 Let’s say you’ve made a few late payments on your bills. Perhaps you have a maxed-out credit card. Or maybe you bought more car than you actually needed and couldn’t keep up with the payments. Hey, it happens. But now it’s time to buy another car and you have serious doubts as to whether you’ll get approved for a loan. A few years ago, we tested the theory of buying a debt-free car as an alternative to buying at a used-car lot or …

Oct 3 2016

How much value does a car lose when it has been in a wreck but repaired? It has a clean title. Honda Odyssey. (Car Buying Auto Body Minivan #used #cars #websites

#value of a car # autoexpert4u 01/27/09 10:16 am PST Edit Answer (for another -25 minute) How much value has my vehicle lost due to its recent accident. The loss in value of a damaged vehicle is known as Diminished Value. The amount of Diminished Value of a damaged and repaired vehicle depends upon several factors including: the pre-loss value of the vehicle, the nature and severity of the damages and the cost, manner and thoroughness of the performed repairs. Consider that, when a vehicle is in an accident, it loses its greatest value just after the actual impact or …

Oct 2 2016

What to expect when buying a car with bad credit #free #credit #score #instantly

#buying a car with bad credit # What to expect when buying a car with bad credit Auto financing options still exist, but expect to pay dearly By Tamara E. Holmes The last sound you want to hear when you’re rebuilding your credit is the clank of a dying car. Not only would a new car stretch an overburdened budget even tighter, but blemished credit means you won’t qualify for the best financing deals. The news isn’t all grim, however. Though lending isn’t as loose as it used to be for car buyers with bad credit. there are still options …

Oct 2 2016

Don t buy credit scores when you can get one free #orchard #credit #card

#get your credit score # Bought a look at your credit score? You overpaid Play Video If you’re paying to check your credit score, here’s a news flash: You’re overspending. More than 50 million consumers now have “free and regular access” to their credit scores, according to a new report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. That three-digit number, often in the 300-850 range (the higher the better), is what lenders use as a measure of your creditworthiness to approve loans and set interest rates on your credit cards. That in itself is a key reason to know your score, …