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How has Covid19 Impacted the Rent to Buy Market?

We began hearing inklings of a pandemic about to hit South African shores at the beginning of 2020, but no one could have predicted the huge impact it would have on the country and the South African people. Apart from […]

The ABCs of Rent to Buy Cars

Even though we may have covered this topic in previous blogs, we still constantly get asked by customers and potential clients about the ins and outs of what renting to buy a car actually means. You can never be too […]

How does the petrol price affect rent to buy?

The petrol price is an often-contentious topic in South Africa thanks to its constantly fluctuating nature which affects everything from the cost of fuel to the price of food. At the moment, motorists are paying around R17.10 for 93 unleaded […]

Should I Rent to Buy a new or used Car?

So, you are considering a rent to buy vehicle, are you? You have done your research and you have realized that choosing a rent to buy vehicle contract is one of the smartest ways to go about having and owning […]

Rent to buy Vehicles or long-term Car Rentals?

There are so many different vehicle renting contracts out there, that it can seem daunting to know which one is right for you. In this blog, we are going to look at two contract types, namely rent to buy contracts […]

Can Rent to Buy Cars improve your Credit Score?

Many people opt to choose rent to buy vehicles because of a bad credit history or previous bad experience with credit. It is often not part of their thinking or planning that opting to enter into a rent to buy […]

Is Rent to Buy a Scam?

The misconception out there for many willing customers is that rent to buy vehicle companies are scamsters. We acknowledge that there are many “sharks” out there, circling the waters, offering invalid or illegal services when it comes to rent to […]

Rent to Buy Vehicles – How the Process Works?

The concept of rent to buy vehicles is an easy enough one to understand but many people are not sure on the detail about how the process works. How does rent to buy work? Unlike buying a car through a […]

A Brief History of Rent to Buy

Rent to buy is very much a concept that is a part of our lives, it almost seems as if it has been around forever. However, rent to buy contracts or rental purchase contracts, have been around since the 1930’s […]