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Buyers who lacking a big down payment or extra money for a warranty can often find carrier programs that meet their needs.
Though some owner-operators may find it difficult to get financing, lenders are much more willing to work with used truck buyers than in recent years.
Used truck customers – including first-time buyers – will find qualifying for financing the easiest it’s been since the recession, say analysts and lenders. They’ll also find the trucks to be older and more expensive.
A few tips for getting the best terms you can for a truck loan.
The inventory of used trucks in May was down 33 percent from May 2009, while sales are up 60 percent.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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