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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.

Hertz - Belle Chasse Reserve Base Naval Air Station
(504) 227-0332
400 Russell Avenue
New Orleans, LA
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.
Additional Information
Located on a Military installation. Military ID is required in order to access the base and rent at this location.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(225) 744-0097
37460 Ultima Plaza Blvd
Prairieville, LA

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Enterprise Auto Rental
(504) 366-9400
28 1/2 Westbank Exprsswy
Gretna, 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 Rent-A-Car
(318) 352-5400
111 South Dr
Natchitoches, LA

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Hertz - 1824 Tower Drive HLE
(318) 812-1493
1824 Tower Drive
Monroe, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1700, 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., 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 - 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.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(225) 926-0730
615 Florida Blvd
Baton, Rouge, LA
 
Hertz - Ryan Airport
(225) 357-5992
9291 General Chennault Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2230
Sa 0700-2100
Su 0700-2230
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - Meets flight that arrives at 0008 if reservation is received before 2200 Monday through Friday. Meets all other scheduled flights if reservation is received during regular business hours. After hours returns are allowed. Park the vehicle in the Hertz area. Place the keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located at the Hertz counter.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(504) 241-3900
0200 East I-10 Service Rd.
New, Orleans, LA
 
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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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