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The DriveTime Difference

At DriveTime, we understand that there is always some uncertainty when it comes to buying a used car. That’s why we offer a vehicle protection plan plus extended powertrain coverage .

110 Dealerships Nationwide

DriveTime has 110 dealerships spanning across 20 states, making us the largest used car dealership network and automobile finance company

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Cash vs. Credit in Car Shopping

If you are in the market for a used car and have the money to pay for the purchase outright, should you? It may seems counter-intuitive to propose not spending cash on something that is within…


Welcome to the DriveTime in Dayton, Ohio

Finding and financing a used car is about to get a little easier for the residents of Dayton, Ohio. DriveTime is proud to announce the opening of a new dealership in Dayton, our second opening in…


What Does Your Credit Score Really Say About You?

To many, personal credit scores can be a bit of a mystery. How are they figured? What factors play into the creation of the score? Mostly, though, people want to know what they mean for their…


What to Bring to the Dealership When Purchasing Your Used Car

When buying a used car, customers get swept up in the excitement of finding the right vehicle and often forget about the technicalities of the process. There are several steps that need to be taken before…


DriveTime set to open 5th Ohio Dealership in Youngstown

DriveTime is proud to announce the opening of our newest used car dealership, located in Youngstown, Ohio on Friday, April 18, 2014. With dealerships nearby in Columbus and Cincinnati, this is DriveTime’s fifth location in the…


5 Common Mistakes When Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car can be risky if you do not know what to avoid. Many people make the same mistakes when used car shopping, without even realizing that they could have really gotten the car…


How to Avoid Damaging Credit When Canceling a Car Lease

Canceling a car lease can be quite stressful, especially when trying to get out of the deal without a blow to your credit score. Luckily, there are a few tips to consider when it comes to…


Used Car Buying Should Be Phenonemal, Not Painful [Infographic]

There’s a lot of choices out there when it comes to choosing where to buy your next used car. You know that a Toyota dealership is different than Honda, so why is it that everyone thinks…


Independent Car Dealerships: Why Little Dealerships Doesn’t Always Mean Big Savings

Every town or city has at least one independent or single-family car dealership. Though some have been around for years, many others come and go over time. So, why are people entrusting unreliable independent dealerships with…

7 Incredible Tips to Stay on Top of Your Monthly Car Payment

7 Incredible Tips to Stay on Top of Your Monthly Car Payment

Purchasing an automobile with poor credit is an opportunity for you to demonstrate responsibility and rebuild your financial reputation. In order to accomplish this, though, it’s crucial to stay on top of monthly car loan payments….