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An auto or car loan is necessary for most people when they buy a new or used vehicle. Shopping for a car loan can be done many places today, including online. Many companies send you a check for the loan amount and you can simply make this check payable to the auto dealer or car seller. This is all you have to do to get the keys to your new or used car. There are some lending companies that are really doing their best to offer you a great auto loan. Good lenders always have a friendly and professional customer service, regardless of your credit rating. Be aware though that the best rates are for customers with a high credit score. Wherever you apply for a loan, it is subject to credit approval, which means that your credit rate will be checked.

Many companies offer an introductory annual percentage rate, which are changed after 30 or 45 days. However, what you should look for is the long term interest rate, because this is the basis of comparisons between offers from different vehicle loan lenders. You should choose the lender with the lowest annual percentage interest rate, all other conditions equal.

Another thing to look for in addition to the interest rate is if and which fees are associated with your auto loan. Many credit companies add lots of different types of loan fees like payment fees, annual fees, penalties, etc. These fees should also be included in the basis you use for comparing lenders. If the interest rate is low but are eaten up by layers of fees, you have to look closer at the offer. In all circumstances it is the total cost of the loan you should compare because this is what you pay for it.

Once you submit your car loan application online, it will be reviewed by the lending company and you will receive a response within a few minutes during business hours. If you apply during non-business hours, your loan application will normally be processed the next business day. It's really easy to shop a car loan on the internet.

by Terje Ellingsen
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Terje Brooks Ellingsen is a writer and internet publisher. He runs the website Terje gives advice and helps people with automotive issues like shopping car loan online and finding great online insurance and credit companies.

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