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post #11 of 43 (permalink) Old 11-19-2012, 07:15 PM Thread Starter
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My credit has always been great. A few years ago it was at 800 when our apartment complex ran it. However, since then, I have co-signed on a few of my wife's deferred student loans. I am not sure whether that will hurt my score much or not. I have always has money flowing in and out of my open credit cards and have never missed a payment. I am thinking I should be able to qualify for any promotional interest rates through Kawasaki..
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I financed
Paid 600 down
interest is 2.4 percent so my total interest is 279 total
payment is 104.52 for 48 month and full coverage insurance
with everything is 37 dollars a month so everything together is
141 a month
bike had 1.6 miles on it when i bought it
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6.45% interest rate from kawasaki
0 down
109/month 5 yr loan
bank will make around 900 something dollars for a 5yr loan. I dont mind them making that much if I have to just want to have a solid savings just in case some emerergency happen in the future.
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post #16 of 43 (permalink) Old 11-21-2012, 02:58 AM Thread Starter
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Ok, just purchased the Ninja 300 Ebony today.. I financed with $0 down and qualified for 7.92%(5.95% promotional rate + 1.97% finance charge).. Those sneaky banks and their hidden finance charges..

Grrrr.. Still couldn't get less than 8% interest rate anywhere else..

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Cash,bought and paid for.
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Financed... bad credit loan. It was my only option at the time.

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I paid cash. It just made sense for me since I don't need to build credit at this point in my life.

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