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A credit score of about 620 or higher is needed to lease a car, according to Lease Guide. Those with lower credit scores have difficulty finding a bank to give them a lease or have extremely high interest rates. Generall... More »

There are a number of ways for people with bad credit to buy a new or used car, with one of the best options being to buy it from a dealership that offers bad- or no-credit loans. Buying a car with poor credit is possibl... More »

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Those looking to lease a van with bad credit should check their credit scores before applying for a lease, Cars Direct advises. This gives an individual time to fix any inaccuracies on his credit report. Knowing their cr... More »

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The best credit score for buying a car is between 720 to 850, according to myFICO. However, myFICO also urges prospective car buyers to contact several car lenders and ask their preferences for credit scores. More »

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It is possible to rent a car with a credit score of 577. There is no minimum credit score needed to rent a car. Car rental agencies do not typically check credit scores. More »

CarsDirect notes that an average, or good, credit score for a car loan is 680-739. An excellent credit score for a car loan is 740-850. A consumer whose credit score lands in the excellent range is eligible for the best ... More »

A good credit score range for obtaining a car loan is 720 to 850 regardless of loan length, states myFICO. However, Bankrate states that the best terms go to borrowers with credit scores of at least 740 but that borrower... More »