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What Is The Best Used Van To Buy In 2021?

With an estimated four million vans now on Britain’s roads, this hard-working vehicle is even more popular than ever.  While […]

What Is The Best Way To Buy A Van?

From builders and couriers to caterers and gardeners, a van can be essential for many people’s businesses.  Whether you need […]

What Van Manufacturer Has The Best Warranty?

A van is an important purchase, particularly if you’re relying on it for your business. When it comes to buying […]

What is an APR rate when buying a car and how do I get a low APR loan?

When looking to take out car finance, you will undoubtedly come across the term APR. It’s probably even a term […]

Should I Buy Or Lease A Van?

When it comes to making the decision of whether you should buy or lease a van, many usually just take […]

How To Report False Credit Report Information In Seven Steps

Your credit report is there to give an accurate view of your financial history. If, when checking it, you find […]

Car Finance & Loan Glossary: Understanding The Jargon

Searching for car finance and lost in a maze of technical terms? You’re not alone. Financial jargon and unfamiliar words […]

14 Credit Score Myths Debunked

The world of finance and credit is full of myths. The first credit myth, in fact, dates back to 1763 […]

How Much Does It Cost To Run A Van & Is It Cheaper To Buy Or Lease?

For many, a van isn’t just nice to have. It’s a necessity. In fact, for certain businesses, a van is […]

Can I Sell My Van With Outstanding Finance?

Van finance has become more popular over the years thanks to affordable deals and flexible terms. But if you need […]

Can I Get Van Finance With Bad Credit?

When you apply for van finance, one of the first things a lender will do is carry out a credit […]

9 Reasons Your Credit Score Has Dropped

The information in your credit report is constantly being updated. So, as your report changes, so does your score. But […]

Is It Possible To Owe A Debt That Isn’t On My Credit Report & Do I Have To Pay It?

Your credit report exists to give lenders an insight into your repayment habits, so they know what sort of risk […]

Can You Use Your Student Loan To Buy A Car?

Having a car while you’re a student opens up a whole new world of freedom. Not only does it make […]

What Is A Credit Utilisation Rate?

Your credit utilisation rate, or ratio as it’s sometimes known, compares the amount of credit you have available to how […]

How Do I Find My Debts & Who I Owe Money To?

If you’re thinking about applying for credit such as car finance, it’s good to have a grasp of your current […]

How Often Is A Credit Report Updated?

Your credit report details your personal credit history over the years. It shows how you’ve handled credit accounts; from mortgages […]

What are the pros and cons of buying a car on finance?

When it comes to buying a car, you’re faced with many decisions – not least of which is how to […]

15 tips for buying a used car to get the best price and car

Buying a used car could save you money and get you the car you’ve always wanted. But buying a pre-owned […]

5 reasons you were refused for car finance and what to do next

Being refused for car finance is not the best feeling, particularly when you’re eager to get your new car and […]

What is a guarantor loan, and can I use one to finance a car?

When you’re looking for car finance, a history of poor credit or even no credit can make it more challenging. […]

What’s a credit broker and what should I look out For when financing a car?

When you’re looking for car finance, the chances are at some point; you’ll deal with a broker. But what’s a […]

What is the best way to buy a new car?

When it comes to buying your new car, there are several decisions you need to make – not least of […]

What is personal contract purchase (PCP) and how does it work?

Personal contract purchase (more commonly known as PCP) is one of the most popular ways to spread the cost of […]

Representative Example of Credit

We expect more than 51% of our customers to achieve this rate.

Loan Amount Total Cost of Credit Representative APR 60 Monthly Payments Deposit Amount Loan Term Total Amount Payable
£7,500 £3831 19.1% APR £188.85 £0 60 Months £11,331

All offers are subject to change at any time, you must be 18 or over and finance is subject to status, vehicle availability and terms and conditions apply. We can introduce you to a limited number of finance companies, a commission may be received. Failure to maintain payments may result in termination of your agreement and the vehicle being returned, this could affect your credit rating and make it more difficult to obtain credit in the future. All prices correct at time of publication.

We purchase a wide variety of vehicles from all over the country to ensure the best quality and value for our customers, all of our cars go through a thorough inspection process and if they do not meet our standards we do not sell them. We endeavour to inform our customers (where possible) the provenance of the vehicle they are buying and as such we will always inform you if the vehicle has previously been either an ex fleet or hire car. Should your vehicle be an ex hire/fleet car please do not be concerned as we would never value this vehicle differently when you come to part exchange it and there is no difference to the CAP valuation either.

You should try and estimate the distance you will travel as accurately as possible to try and avoid excess mileage charges at the end of your contract.

All pictures and/or photos and car descriptions on this site are for illustration and reference purposes only and are not necessarily the vehicle on offer. All offers are subject to change at any time and are subject to finance approval and vehicle availability. All prices correct at time of publication. E & OE.

Hippo Vehicle Solutions Limited t/a Hippo Motor Finance are Appointed Representatives of AutoProtect (MBI) Limited for general insurance distribution purposes. Autoprotect (MBI) Limited (FRN 312143) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. You can check this at www.fca.org.uk.

We endeavour to ensure that all information including the specifications and finance availability are accurate. Whilst we make every effort to display correct information we are aware that errors may occur occasionally. We are not able, therefore, to guarantee the accuracy of all information especially when given to us by third parties. If you do require clarification of some information you have seen on our website, please email us at info@hippomotorgroup.com . This does not affect your statutory rights.

We are a broker not a lender and our registered office is Unit 26 Trident Park, Trident Way, Blackburn, BB13NU.