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Not everyone feels the same about the car buying process. Do you love the thrill of the hunt or prefer to have your dad find you a good car? Do you start by researching online or would you rather visit a dealership to see what’s available? Whatever your style, the financing is often the last thing buyers think about. That's where we come in. We've compiled all of our knowledge and then some into one place, The Auto Center. Calculators, rates, blogs, links, applications... You name it, it's here. And the best part? Since we're always learning new and exciting things, this page will be updated with all the new stuff we learn, because sharing our knowledge with you is what we're passionate about.
Auto Loan Pre-Approval
Now is the time to save yourself time and money by having your loan approved before you shop for a vehicle. I pre-approved vehicle loan is valid for 60 days. Pre-Approval financing can give you an advantage when bargaining for the price of the vehicle.
Factors that do [and don't] affect your credit scoreEverybody knows a high credit score is a good thing. But do you know everything that influences your score?
Our Indirect Dealer Network: working for YOUWhether you want to drive a truck to work, chauffeur the family in a 5-star safety rated minivan, or sport something with a turbocharger, DECU’s Indirect Dealer Network is designed to make your car-buying experience fast, convenient, and seamless.
A "How To" Guide for Buying a CarBuying a car is exciting! But it can be overwhelming, too. Being prepared and having a plan can help you stress less, and help to ensure you end up with the right car for you.