Category Archives: Vehicle Financing

All Things Titled – Vehicles and Trailers

The Sound of Small Business USA

The other night, I was on YouTube looking at concert footage (I miss concerts!), and in my list of recommended videos were a few of the recorded testimonials we have on our company YouTube page. These are short (30 seconds to a minute and a half) recorded testimonials from real clients, all over the United States, and there… Read More »

One more thing on vehicle leasing – a funny phone call we received

Being in the equipment financing business, we get a ton of interesting phone calls. And one we got last week qualifies as interesting, and also because I’ve been blogging a lot about automobile leasing, fits perfectly into a blog post. To first set the stage, I was recently discussing vehicle leasing and financing and similar, and what type… Read More »

The “hummer” tax break

It’s funny – all this time I’ve been writing about Section 179 and equipment financing, and I never really explained why Section 179 is sometimes referred to as “the Hummer Tax Break” (even though I’ve called it that numerous times here.) Way back in the early 90’s, a civilian version of the military’s “HumVee” was made available. And… Read More »

Vehicle Leasing and Financing 3 – So what type of vehicles DO equipment financing companies finance?

I talked last time about vehicle financing and leasing, and why equipment financing companies don’t finance passenger vehicles. The reason boiled down to these are not 100% business vehicles, and therefore come under the umbrella of “consumer debt” in the eyes of many, which almost all commercial lenders wish to avoid. So that begs the question – just… Read More »