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New Cars - A Reality Check Arkadelphia AR

There is a common misconception that new-car dealers finance the cars they sell or lease. Not true. Dealers don't make loans or finance leases. A dealer may run a preliminary credit check on you prior to completing your paperwork, but this should not be interpreted as approval of your loan or lease application.

Riggs Cat
(479) 756-8080
4117 Wagon Wheel Rd
Springdale, AR
 
Hertz - Memorial Field HLE
(501) 623-7591
525 Airport Road
Hot Springs, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730
Sa 0830-1230
Su Closed
Special Services
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
After Hours - After hours returns are allowed 0530-2200. Park the vehicle in the parking lot. Place the keys and rental record in the drop box located at the counter. Bus - Approximately 3 1/2 miles from the bus station. Cab fare will be reimbured up to $4.00 with receipt.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(501) 843-8110
2796 S 2nd St # B
Cabot, AR

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PacLease
(479) 785-9600
901 Fresno St
Fort Smith, AR
 
Hertz - Ft. Smith Regional Airport
(479) 484-4448
6700 McKennon Boulevard
Fort Smith, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2200
Sa 1000-1700
Su 1200-2200
Special Services
Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed 0530-Midnight. Park car in Hertz area, place keys and rental record in drop box located at the counter. Bus - Approximately 10 miles from bus station.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(501) 227-7368
1301 West Markham
Little, Rock, AR
 
Budget Rent A Car
(479) 271-7394
815 SW 8th St
Bentonville, AR

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Hertz - Jet Ride
(479) 444-6862
802 Airport Road
Springdale, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730
Sa 0830-1230
Su Closed
Special Services
Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Complete check-in information on the front of the rental jacket. Place keys and rental jacket in the drop slot in the front door. This location was formerly known as 'Pinnacle Air Service'.

Avis
(479) 452-5152
6700 Mckennon Blvd
Fort Smith, AR
 
Hertz Penske Truck Rental
(910) 424-7048
Fayetteville S
Fayetteville, AR
 
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New Cars - A Reality Check

In the years we've been in the automotive advice business we’ve received thousands of emails with questions about buying and leasing new cars.

Although each reader's situation is different, there seem to be general issues that show up over and over again that represent some common misunderstandings and misconceptions about new car buying and leasing. Let's address some of them now.

New cars are not financed by dealers
There is a common misconception that new-car dealers finance the cars they sell or lease. Not true. Dealers don't make loans or finance leases. A dealer may run a preliminary credit check on you prior to completing your paperwork, but this should not be interpreted as approval of your loan or lease application. He just wants to make sure he's not wasting his time on someone with serious credit problems.

A new-car purchase or lease deal is contingent on the dealer being able to find a finance company or bank who will agree to finance your deal, based on your credit history and debt load. The finance company pays the dealer for the car (which means the finance company owns the car), and arranges for the customer to pay them back the money for that car, plus interest. See for more details.

Dealers can ask you to return your new car
A dealer will allow you to drive away in his new car immediately after you've signed your loan or lease papers. This does not mean your credit has been approved or that your loan (or lease) ...

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