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How to determine lease vs buy for specific scenario of a Tesla Model 3 I plan to keep 3 years

I want a Tesla Model 3. Like this guy How to determine car loan length as a function of how long I plan to keep a car I (using his words): ...plan to keep for 3 years (see below for why) I am ...
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How to determine car loan length as a function of how long I plan to keep a car

I will be financing* the purchase of a brand new car that I plan to keep for 3 years. Based on this I am trying to understand how to structure the loan variables (term, rate) appropriately. Should I ...
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How to save a dying company [closed]

NECESSARY INFO So my father owns an advertising agency, which was pretty successful before a recession hit our country. After that, my father had to reduce costs, return his office, and even fire ...
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Credit score and financing new car

Little bit about my situation- Bought a car with cash about 5 years ago, at the time it was a year old. That car is now a total loss and I’m receiving about 5k for it from my insurance. I’m now in ...
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Does a co-signer on a car loan have any ownership rights to the car?

My girlfriend recently financed a car as the primary holder and her mother cosigned it, with that it was promised (verbally) that the car was going to be for either my girlfriend or her sister. After ...
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My parents claim they cannot pay for my college education; what are my options?

I have divorced parents, one makes a lot more money than the other, but that one (who makes more money) claims due to court rulings he pays a lot of money to the other parent and that they are wasting ...
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Is it better to draw down offset or finance a vehicle purchase (or neither)?

Suppose you have something like: House 1 - ~$550k value. You live here. House 2 - ~$575k value. Investment property. Tenanted at $570/week. Loan 1 - $250k, 3.9% variable P&I, $1500 monthly ...
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Is it illegal to give a financed car back to its owner even though I made an oral agreement to make payments? [closed]

I was in a relationship and she financed a car for me. It was verbally agreed that I would make the payments. Things went south, we're no longer together but I have paid the car for the last 3 years ...
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Is it possible to start/buy a business without risk to personal finances?

Assuming business under $1 million and in the US Is it possible to start/buy a business without risk to personal finances or personal property? And What would one need to do to have a no risk ...
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how to find flat rate of interest per annum and month if we have given reducing rate of interest or loan amount and tenure?

For example: For loan amount 500000 for 5 years at the rate of 12% (reducing interest rate), EMI is 11,122.22 per month Here 12% reducing is equivalent to flat 6.69% per annum or flat 0.55% per month. ...
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What is the best payment plan for buying a vehicle?

I recently started my first job after college/ (Polytechnic? translated from the Swedish word "Yrkeshögskola"). I have worked as a system developer since August where I had my praxis twice before ...
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What does indirect lending mean?

I found a webpage for a credit union that says that they do indirect lending. I can't understand the process. What does this mean?
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Is it a good time to replace my used car?

We have a 2005 Chevy Impala with 105,000 miles that we purchased in 2011. We have made many repairs such as replacing the transmission, repairing the radiator, heating and AC system, thermostat, belt,...
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Does it make sense to keep apartment when buying house

5 years ago, my wife and I bought a apartment for 220.000€, taking out a 15 years loan, at 1% Since then, kids happened, and we feel a bit crowded in this apartment. After discussing with a few ...
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Direct deposit personal check into business account

I'm in the process of trying to launch a new start up company but also still working full time for another company. Is it ok to start having my personal paychecks directly deposited into my new ...
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Credit Cards: Cash Financing Charges

I have a credit card, where the terms and conditions have this to say about cash withdrawal: B. Cash Advance Fees The Cardholder can use the Card to access cash in an emergency from ...
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How do capital gains tax work on a property where you finance the buyer?

I have a second property (home) which, due to tax law changes, I will now owe income tax on gains if I sell. But how does this work if I finance the sale? Suppose the hypothetical sale price was $...
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How to sell a financed car in California? [duplicate]

Hi I'm trying to sell a financed car. I have around 5k left to pay through Wells Fargo and and I'm selling the car for 10k. A few questions: Q1: Do I still have to fill out a Bill of Sale and a ...
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How can I survive the economic crisis I see will hit Argentina soon?

I'm from Argentina, where the shit is about to hit the fan just like 2001. We are going to have a crisis similar to Greece in recent times (or us 17 years ago): all debt related. I'm not an economic ...
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Is there a difference between a 360/360 day count convention and a 30/360?

Are these just different names for the same thing? Lending Management Software company told me their software does not do 30/360, but could do 360/360 which would be the closest match. I am thinking ...
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What would be a financially intelligent rental cost to bear if you earn $90000CAD annually in Toronto?

Imagine if I earned $90000CAD annually (before Tax) in Toronto, what would be the most financially sensible maximum rental cost to bear? Would renting a house for $2500CAD monthly be somewhat over-...
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Scam or not money transfer in the same bank to. My scvount

A friend was deported and has money in account here in the us there in Nigeria and want me to open up account so that I can retrieve the money for them from his friend that is also on the account so ...
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Is it a bad idea to lease a car even when looking for a car for only short term purposes

I am looking to buy my first vehicle and I was convinced that a leased car would be better option due to lesser upfront costs, lower paymnets and an option to buy the car at the end of the lease. ...
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Pros and cons of these 2 methods of property financing

Suppose a person wants to buy a property. There are 2 methods of financing that come to mind; 1) Get a mortgage and borrow up to 80% of property value to buy the property. This is so that not too ...
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How is interest calculated on PCP agreements?

in December 2018, I'll be at the end of my PCP agreement for my current car and I'm weighing up my options. I've never really paid attention to the details about my previous finance agreements - I ...
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Could a business be structured around Multi-level Marketing, yet still be ethical? [closed]

Why is there a lot of controversy and claims that Multi-level Marketing (MLM) is unethical? I see it just as a business model. While the customers and clients, distributors or resellers of your ...
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Why did a “Bought Deal” Drop the share price of Canopy (WEED)?

Recently a Canadian bank (BMO) has participated in a "bought deal" with Canopy (WEED) for 5 million shares valuing 175 million dollars. The share price went down. Did the share price go down because ...
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Calaculating Quartely cash collections [closed]

Sorry if this is the wrong place for this financial concept question, it's about the cash budget. Accounts receivables at the beginning of the year are $345. The company has a 60 day collection ...
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Financing and Leasing, difference!

What is the difference between leasing and financing a truck? My friend needs to buy a truck to start a business, and he asked my suggestions regarding the lenders offering a loan. In my search, I ...
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Do companies sell new securities before or after a prospectus about the offering?

There wasn't any specific information on when exactly the transactions take place. So are the companies able to engage in the actual sale of the new securities prior to giving the public the base ...
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“Convertible -debt/note/bond/debentures” which of these are the same or different?

i came across "convertible debentures" when reading a file for a public company. i didn't know what this term meant, so i went to look it up.. but then became more confused. there are sites that say ...
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how exactly do companies make money from warrants?

I'm confused. I remember reading a file for secondary offering from a company and it said "We will not receive any proceeds from the sale of these shares other than proceeds, if any, from the exercise ...
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Calculating NPV for future cash inflows [closed]

I have a question, where I am calculating the net present value of a project we are considering if it is beneficial or not. The project starts and the sales (cash inflows), don't start until a few ...
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New car: buy with cash or 0% financing

Here's my current dilemma: should I buy the new car I'm looking at with cash or have 0% financing for 72 months? For reference, here is some info about me: I am currently living at home. My plan is ...
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What does “netting” mean in this passage?

I am not english native speaker, I am Italian. What is the meaning of "netting" in this passage? Clearing the process of transmitting, reconciling and, in some cases, confirming payment ...
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why the currency data(such as USD/JPY) is different from different source

I am a new guy to finance. I found that the currency rates for USD/JPY or CNY/JPY have slightly different from different source. For example: USD/JPY 2017/07/10 (1) 114.08: https://www.oanda.com/...
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First home buyer, financing questions

My and my wife are planning to buy a home or apartment in Florida. We dont know what kind of property would be the best choice so we wont regret it in the future. Our monthly income is around $4000, ...
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Monthly payment on a compounded daily car loan? [duplicate]

I just took a car loan. The amount financed is $12,865.57, the APR is 3.06%, and the length is 48 months. The finance company charges $285.47 monthly. I would like to know how they calculated such ...
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How do Wealthy people deal with tax? [closed]

Personally I will start full time work very soon and I was just looking into how much I could potentially take home. It seems like the harder you work the more that gets taken. So I decided to type in ...
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What happens if I get approved for financing, but don't make the purchase?

I recently applied for financing to buy the Google Pixel. I was approved. When I went to place the order, the shipping time was a month away. I don't want to wait that long. I'll look at other buying ...
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What does “to the 3% to 4% range” mean?

It now looks almost certain that next week the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates for the third time, and that will be the first step on a clear path toward getting the price of money back to ...
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Having a separate bank account for business/investing, but not a “business account?”

Say I invest and I'm self-employed. I have one "personal/everyday" account, but would like to separate another account purely as a "staging account" which would be used for investing and business, but ...
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Mitigate Effects Of Credit With Tangible Money

This question is not how to build credit quickly, although those strategies will be used simultaneously to prevent having to use the answers to this question again. As a new graduate, I have had a ...
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How to offer financing to customers (Used Car Dealership)? [closed]

I'm starting a used car dealership and I would like to offer financing option as a form of payment to my customers (Lately many potentials buyers ask for such). I have few concerns that I need to ...
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Leased a car but did not use the mileage - what options do I have

Background: About three years ago I was victim of carjacking. My car (Honda) which I owned got totaled and after a month of working with insurance I got a equivalent value of my car from insurance ...
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Car value is almost equal to GMFV with still 2 years to go on PCP

I’m half way through a 4 year PCP agreement with Mercedes Benz Finance (the car’s value was 27500 when I signed the PCP) that guarantees the future minimum value of £12125. My circumstances have ...
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Car finance, APR rates and per week in adverts; help understanding them

Looking at a car advert [for a car I was considering buying in April 2008] but in the end I didn't - this was what the advert stated: 2005 TOYOTA COROLLA 1.4 VVTi 5 door hatchback £7195 From £38 ...
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Is it financially advantageous and safe to rent out my personal car?

Recently, I have found a job in Downtown Montreal, Canada. I also live in downtown and my new job is a couple of blocks away from my apartment. Hence, it's getting expensive to keep my car. I have to ...
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Titles, Financing and Insurance. How do they work?

I am about to buy a motorcycle so I filled out a financing application with my dad as the co-signer (I'am 19 and have no credit history). However, the dealership informed me the only way they could ...
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How to include loan repayments in income statement?

I realize I'm kind of lumping an income statement and statement of cash flows together, but this is still the easier way of doing things for my particular use case. I'm trying to do an income ...