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Just remember the lender may want a $700.00 down payment and that over here people drive on the RIGHT side of the road versus back home.

What I suggest you do is open a bank account and take out a small loan...$500 or so. Put that money in a savings account and use it to pay the loan off (so you only pay interest out-of-pocket). Do this a few times, then get a credit card- any major credit card. Keep a small running balance on it for a few months but make your monthly payments on time. As long as you don't miss any payments on the card and loans, in a year your credit rating will be sky-high and you will have a much easier time getting a car loan, and may be able to get a better interest rate as well.

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Q: If you have just moved to the USA from the UK and do not have a credit record can you establish credit with a car loan?
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You have just moved from another country you have no credit record and just got hired in a new job can you apply for a car loan if so what are the requirementsI don't have money for downpayment?

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