There are many different reasons why you might choose to refinance your auto loan . Refinancing can help you get a lower interest rate on your car loan, give you more manageable monthly payments, and even change the timeline on your loan. At Resource One Credit Union, we can help you to explore your options if you are thinking about refinancing. We can also answer any outstanding questions that you might have about refinancing your car loan, such as, “When should I refinance my car loan?” and, “Is it easier to refinance with my current lender or a new lender?”
When Should I Refinance My Car Loan?
Loan refinancing-whether it’s for a car loan, mortgage, or personal loan-means taking out a new loan to pay off an old one. While this process can sound laborious on paper and does involve some legwork, not to mention paying closing costs on a new loan, it can also unlock significant benefits that are well worth considering.
- You have a chance to get a lower interest rate. The most common reason to refinance a car loan or other loan is the chance to secure a lower interest rate. The higher your interest rate, the more money you will pay over the lifespan of your loan. A lower interest rate can also save you money on your monthly payments, reducing your expenses and freeing you up to save faster or use those funds for something else. (tovább…)