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Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies Mankato MN

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.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(651) 772-2995
230 Hudson Rd
Woodbury, MN
 
Hertz - Minneapolis International Airport Hubert Humphrey Terminal
(612) 727-2635
7150 Humphrey Drive
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
0700-0030 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
The following airlines arrive at the Hubert Humphrey Terminal: Airtran Airways, Icelannder, Miami Air, Southwest Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, Xtra Airways and charter flights. For all other airlines please use the Minneapolis International Airport Lindbergh Terminal location. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park the vehicle in a Hertz designated stall. The drop box is located on the counter.

Hertz - Elliott Aviation
(952) 233-1640
13801 Pioneer Trail
Eden Prairie, MN
Hours
0500-2200 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. Located at the Flying Cloud Airport, 15 miles west of the Minneapolis International Airport.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(612) 822-3932
36 West Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN
 
Hertz - St Paul Amtrak HLE
(651) 646-1702
730 Transfer Road
St. Paul, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800, Sa 0900-1200, 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 0630-2300. Park vehicle in the Hertz designated parking stalls. Drop box is located near the Hertz rental counter in the Amtrak train station. Bus - Approximately 4 miles from the Greyhound bus station.

Hertz - 6201 Brooklyn Blvd HLE
(763) 535-1622
6201 Brooklyn Blvd
Maple Grove, MN
Hours
Mo 0700-1800, Tu-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1200, 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
Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - 1506 Broadway Street HLE
(320) 763-3138
1506 Broadway Street
Alexandria, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730, Sa 0900-1200, 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. Park in Hertz designated parking area. Place and keys and rental agreement in drop box located near the main entrance door. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - St. Cloud Aviation
(320) 253-9480
1550 45th Avenue S.E.
St. Cloud, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1200, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
After hours - After hour returns are allowed. This location is temporarily closed.

Hertz - Rapid Rental HLE
(218) 263-6435
1403 East 41st Street
Hibbing, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1700, Sa 0730-1600, Su 0900-1300
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., 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
Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(952) 938-8825
10841 Excelsior Bl
Hopkins, MN

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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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