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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
(952) 542-8535
801 Wayzata Blvd
Louis, Park, MN
 
Hertz - St. Cloud Regional Airport
(320) 253-9480
1550 45th Avenue Southeast
St. Cloud, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 1000-1230 and 1600-1700, Sa Closed, Su 1100-2200
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
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park the vehicle in the Hertz area. Place keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located on a post in the car lot. This location is temporarily closed.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(612) 824-8088
5504 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN

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Hertz - Executive Aviation
(651) 698-9585
9960 Flying Cloud Drive
Eden Prairie, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-2000, Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. Located at the Flying Cloud Airport, 15 miles west of the Minneapolis International Airport.

Hertz - Vadnais Heights HLE
(651) 486-6970
3280 Highway 61
White Bear Lake, MN
Hours
Mo-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
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(612) 727-3313
4650 Glumack Dr
St Paul, MN

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(651) 631-3500
3114 Old Highway 8
St Paul, MN

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

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Wheel Fun Rentals
(320) 266-1164
1257 Second St. N., Ste. 201
Sauk Rapids, MN
 
Hertz - Residence Inn
(952) 835-2427
3400 Edinborough Way
Edina, MN
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800, Sa 0800-1600, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service

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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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