Buying (and financing) a new car can be really daunting and intimidating. Let the experts at Westport Federal Credit Union help. 

If you've ever been in the market for a new car, you know how confusing the financing options can be. You stuck trying to decide whether you should buy or lease, finance through a bank or a dealership, how much money you should put down, how long your repayment term will be...The list goes on and on.

Luckily, Katie from Westport Federal Credit Union is here to help. She's outlined some great tips for buying a car from WFCU to take the hassle out for you. Here are her suggestions:

  • Determine your budget
  • Do your research
  • Use smart negotiating strategies. Negotiate the sale prices and trade-in value separately
  • Secure your financing with WFCU before you visit the dealer. We offer free pre-approvals. 

Car loans from Westport Federal have rates starting as low as 3.04%. You can apply at one of our locations or fill out an application on our website at Westport.org.


Looking for a personal loan? They are a great way to pay off some of your school debt and consolidate. Here is an easy guide to applying for personal loans at Westport Federal Credit Union. 

Dollars & Sense is sponsored content brought to you by Westport Federal Credit Union. Visit a branch on State Road or Main Road in Westport or online to learn more about their loans, EZ Banking, rates, or to open an account.