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Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies Opelousas LA

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
(225) 274-1903
2888 Florida Blvd, Suite A
Baton, Rouge, LA
 
Hertz - Lafayette Regional Airport
(337) 233-7010
200 Terminal Drive
Lafayette, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-2230, Sa 1000-2130, Su 0830-2230
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Portable Phones , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - Meets flight CO3040 arriving at 2349 if reservation is received during regular business hours. After hour returns are allowed. Park vehicle in a Hertz stall directly in front of the terminal. Note ending mileage and fuel level on the contract and place with the keys in the drop box located at the counter. Bus - Approximately 3.5 miles from the bus station. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $20.00 with receipt.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(225) 665-4725
740 S Range Ave
Denham, Springs, LA
 
Hertz - West Congress HLE
(337) 233-2313
2429 West Congress
Lafayette, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa-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. In-Car Navigation System , 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 - Vision Aviation
(337) 477-0616
500 Airport Blvd.
Lake Charles, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2200, Sa-Su 0800-2200
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service

Hertz - Odyssey Aviation
(985) 643-1791
5801 Walter Beach Street
New Orleans, LA
Hours
24 Hours, 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. No walkins allowed.

Hertz - Millionaire Chennault Airport
(337) 477-0616
4500 Chennault Parkway
Lake Charles, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2200, Sa-Su 0800-2200
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only

Hertz - 1625 Nicholson Drive HLE
(225) 387-1445
1625 Nicholson Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1700
Sa-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., 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 - Kyles Collision Center
(318) 487-9458
1423 Lee Street
Alexandria, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1700
Sa-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., 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
This location is for Insurance Replacement rentals only.

Hertz - Royal Air
(318) 752-4848
1530 Airport Drive
Shreveport, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730, Sa 0830-1230, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only.

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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