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Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies Gresham OR

When leasing, you have two possible methods by which you can source the financing of your lease. Choosing the right source can reduce your monthly payments and save you considerable money over the life of your lease.

Hertz - 750 Northeast Hogan HLE
(503) 669-1923
750 Northeast Hogan
Gresham, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed.

All Pro Auto Body
(503) 771-3232
12444 S.E. Stark St
Portland, OR
Special Services
Towing, Rent A Car, Auto Body, Auto Collision, Car Rental Agency

Hertz - Southeast 82nd Avenue HLE
(503) 772-4750
1133 Southeast 82nd Avenue
Portland, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.

Paclease Truck Rental Western Peterbilt
(503) 233-7734
8828 NE Killingsworth St
Portland, ME
 
Cendant Car Rental Group Corporate Sales
(503) 282-2084
9115 NE Airport Way
Portland, ME
 
Hertz - Gorge Winds Aviations
(503) 669-1923
920 Northwest Perimeter Way
Troutdale, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800, Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 760-9344
7020 S.E. Division Street
Portland, OR
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 774-7744
932 Se 82Nd Ave
Portland, OR
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 257-7700
23 N.E. 102Nd Avenue
Portland, OR
 
Alamo Rent A Car
(503) 252-7039
6935 NE 82nd Ave
Portland, ME
 

Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies

First of all, let's make sure we understand that dealers don't finance car loans or leases.

When a customer agrees to buy or lease a car, the dealer must attempt to "place" or "assign" the loan or lease with a bank, finance company, or lease company. The finance company then pays the dealer for the car, and works out payment details with the customer.

Two Ways to Lease

When leasing, you have two possible methods by which you can source the financing of your lease. Choosing the right source can reduce your monthly payments and save you considerable money over the life of your lease.

First, you can finance through a dealer's "captive" finance source, which is usually the car maker's own financial company, such as Ford Motor Credit, General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC), or American Honda Finance Corporation.

Some dealers use alternative sources such as a distributor-associated financial company, or major national banks such as Chase or Wells Fargo. Normally, a dealer will not offer you choices but will select the source that offers him the best deal — which is not always the best deal for you.

UPDATE: Chrysler and General Motors dealers no longer offer car leases through "captive" finance companies. Although many such dealers can offer leases through banks or credit unions, independent lease companies can get you the same or better deals. You find your car at a dealer, and the i...

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