alternative financing

posted on May 1, 2007 - 2:09pm
Why buy used? The most common reason is price. New vehicles cost more than their older counterparts, and new, modified vehicles commonly go for $40,000 to $50,000, although they can easily climb to twice that range. Used adapted vans, in comparison, may save a consumer several thousand dollars.

Financing options can make van buyers good to go

posted on July 1, 2006 - 9:00pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 4
Without a doubt, purchasing a modified vehicle is a huge financial commitment. Added to a pile of medical costs related to your neuromuscular disease, buying a vehicle poses a major financing challenge. In addition to the actual price of a new or used van, the conversion can cost $12,000 or more. So you ask: “How can I possibly pay for all of this?” Fortunately, you may have more options than you...

Tech loans provide alternate financing

posted on May 1, 2006 - 9:00pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 3
People with disabilities and their families face a constant struggle to secure adequate funding for assistive technology and equipment. Communication devices, mobility aids, adapted vehicles and home modifications are all costly, and their purchase isn’t always covered by insurance. Many families take on a serious financial burden as they attempt to pay for assistive technology devices and...