The FLA takes the mystery out of car finance.
On this page we explain some of the technical terms you may come across when arranging motor finance.
Click on the term you want explained and the meaning will appear in the box below.
A scoring system used by finance companies to help decide how much finance to make available to you. Click here for more information
- A background check to reveal whether a used car has been stolen, is an insurance write-off, or has any outstanding finance secured against it. Most car dealers will only sell cars which have been history checked; if not, it is highly recommended you carry out a check yourself. Click here for more information.