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More commonly known as the 'tax disc' which must be displayed on the windscreen of all vehicles. It is essentially the road tax that must be paid annually to the Treasury for the use of the country’s road network. Please also refer to Road Fund License.
The length of time you agree to take to repay the finance (also refer to: Agreement period).
The cost imposed by a Financial/Leasing company for terminating a contract early.
Terms and conditions set out the specific obligations of each party in respect of a transaction or product. They outline how a product or service can be used and should be read and understood before the product or service is used by the customer.
Total amount payable is the total cost of the finance, including any interest or other charges, if you repay the finance over the agreed period. This is a good way to compare the actual cost of various types of motor finance.
A Transfer is a continuation of a finance agreement in a third party’s name.
Where all amounts outstanding have been paid and you are keeping the vehicle. Legal title will then pass from the finance house to you.