Many car companies offer special lease deals on selected models and styles each month. Some are very affordable at less than $200 a month. This month, we list over 50 leases for $199 or less. The list gets larger every month as car manufacturers increasingly work to attract new customers by offering low monthly car costs. […]

If you’re looking to lease a car and find a great deal, is it really a great deal? Actually, it’s not easy to tell by simply looking at the numbers. Sure, the payment seems low, especially when compared to a loan payment for the same car, but is the payment higher than it should be? Has […]

Luxury cars have always had the highest lease rate among all vehicle types. Currently about 70% of all new luxury cars are leased, rather than purchased. Why is that, you might ask? There are essentially two kinds of luxury car leasing customers: 1) those who are wealthy and can afford to pay cash or could […]

Lease vs Buy? What’s the Difference? One of the best ways to decide between car leasing and buying with a loan is to directly compare the attributes of each, which we will show you in this article. We’ll tell you about how payments compare, about how fees are different, about advantages, and disadvantages. Another way […]

Is it smart to lease a car? Is leasing a good idea? What’s wrong with it, if anything? The answer is that there’s nothing inherently “wrong” with leasing a car. It’s a perfectly valid and popular form of automobile financing. It’s not renting (often confused with apartment leasing). And because it’s a bit more complicated […]

Should I Lease my First Car? Many people who are looking for an economical way to drive a new car, perhaps their first car, will look at leasing as a possible solution. The consideration of leasing is often based on a mistaken belief that leasing is like renting and doesn’t require good credit as does buying […]

Uninformed automotive consumers often confuse car leasing and car renting. They sometimes think the two are the same. They would be very wrong. The confusion is somewhat understandable because of the similarity of terms to that of apartment leasing and renting. Many of us can remember our parents telling us that renting or leasing an […]

Leasing can provide an affordable option to anyone needing car financing at minimum monthly cost. Upfront cost can also be minimized by paying no money down — $0 down payment. Lease payments are 60% – 110% lower than loan payments for the same car. And most leases can be obtained with zero money down— $0 […]

How Does Car Leasing Work? Car leasing is extremely popular because it offers a more affordable method of auto financing. It allows you to have lower monthly payments than with traditional auto loans. About one out of every five vehicles driven by automotive consumers in the United States are leased. But car leasing is not […]

How to use a Lease vs Buy Calculator When you use a Lease vs Buy Calculator such as the one at LeaseGuide.com, you should understand how it works and how to get the results you want. Car leasing is a little different than buying a car with a loan. The language is different, the process […]

What are the advantages and disadvantages of car leasing? Car leasing has it’s advantages and disadvantages. Here is a summary: Pros: – Get new car every 2-4 years, with latest features and safety equipment – Lower monthly payments – Usually no down payment – Car is always under warranty – Lower sales tax (in most […]

Leasing a car is a bit more complicated than buying a car with cash or with an auto loan. Because of that, many people are leasing when they shouldn’t be, and others who should are making mistakes or paying too much. It’s a fact that many people who lease cars make their decision based on […]

Everyone buying a new car wants to get a bargain and a great deal. So where can those deals be found? Although we’ll be primarily discussing brand new cars here, we can make some comments on used cars, if that’s the direction you think you want to go. Used Car Deals Finding a great deal […]

Although we’ve discussed this topic previously (see Lease vs Buy), there is one aspect that we haven’t discussed and continue to hear questions about. The question is essentially this: “If a car dealer is offering a special promotional lease deal, a purchase rebate, and a low interest loan on the car I want, which one is […]