Can I Lease a Car with Bad Credit?

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If you’re asking yourself, “Can I lease a car with bad credit,”– the answer is yes! Leasing a new car with bad credit is an easy process, although there are a few things you should know before signing on the dotted line.

used car shoppers with bad credit can get behind the wheel of a used car today for less when they choose to lease instead of finance. Leasing has lower monthly payments, and given that lower credit scores come with a higher interest rate, this will lower your monthly payments significantly. Learn more about leasing a used car with bad credit, and contact us with any further questions.

Is It Easier to Lease a Car with Bad Credit Than Good Credit?

Leasing is easier with good credit because it will result in faster approval, lower monthly payments, and interest rates. However, it’s easier to lease if you have bad credit because it costs less than financing.

Tips for Lower Lease Payments with Bad Credit

Now that you know “Can you lease a car with bad credit,” let’s discuss what you can do to lower your monthly payments. Even if you have bad credit, you can still find a great lease deal at Jackson Family of Dealerships. Here are some tips to getting a good deal on a lease:

  • Find a car within your budget and use our payment calculator for an estimate of your monthly payments.
  • Run a credit check on yourself before applying for a lease. That way, you’ll know what they see and better able to explain your financial circumstances and come to a lease agreement.
  • Pay more than you owe upfront. If you pay for a few months of the lease upfront, you’re more likely to get a better lease deal.
  • Bring pay stubs and further proof of employment to establish your ability to pay.

Can You Lease a Car With Bad Credit at Jackson Family of Dealerships?

Can you lease a car with bad credit at Jackson Family of Dealerships? Yes! Our financing team can work with and of all credit scores. Apply for financing today to get approved and check out our lease deals!

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