Nov 18, 2016
As automakers prepare to debut the newest offerings at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Credit Karma took a closer look at how people buy-and finance-cars.
Sep 21, 2016
Americans are shopping again and they are increasingly charging it. Growth in credit card and auto loan debt added to the $35 billion increase in aggregate household debt for a total of $12.29 trillion at the end of June according to government reports.
Aug 23, 2016
More than 90% of millennials surveyed currently own or have a desire to own a car and that number doesn't change much for those outside the big ridesharing city markets.
Dec 17, 2015
A recent study showed that car ownership was declining in America, but with over 90 percent of households still owning a vehicle, it clearly still plays a major role in most people’s daily lives. Millennials are more likely to be interested in things like ridesharing than older generations, but a large number of them are still buying cars.
Sep 11, 2015
Consumer debt levels keep hitting all-time highs. But Credit Karma data looking at average consumer debt for our more than 40 million members shows there are still some cities where borrowing isn’t spiking so high.
Jul 23, 2015
Americans bought 16.5 million new cars in 2014. And where there are car sales, there are car loans. To find out where people are buying cars in greatest numbers, and taking on debt to do so, we scoured Credit Karma data for the cities with the highest percentage of open auto loans. Is your town on the car-mad cities list?
Jun 22, 2013
With car-buying season revving up, here are the states with the highest average auto loan amounts.