Buy, sell or lease a vehicle FAQs
Most personal finance advisors will say it is never in your best interest financially to lease a vehicle. During the terms of the lease, you'll always need to make monthly payments and you'll never actually own the vehicle. It's basically like renting a car. While financially it often doesn't make sense, there are advantages to leasing a vehicle.
Buying a car directly from a private seller is often much more affordable than buying from a dealer. If you are wanting to buy a car from an individual, you may be wondering how to ensure that the transaction is legal, safe and fair.