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Finance Your Summer Road Trip with WRCU 

Ready for the best summer yet? It’s time to hit the road and embark on an unforgettable adventure in the sun! At White River Credit Union, we understand the thrill of the open road and the joy of exploring new destinations. That’s why we’re here to help you finance your summer road trip with our competitive car and motorcycle loans. Whether you’re planning a cross-country journey or a scenic ride along the coast, our flexible loan options, attractive rates, and 24×7 online approvals can help make your dream trip a reality. 

Car and Motorcycle Loan Options and Benefits 

If you’re looking for the perfect financing solution for your next car or motorcycle, WRCU has several ways to make the process smoother than freshly paved blacktop. 

Loan Refinancing

Are you tired of paying too much for your vehicle loan? At White River CU, we’re here to help. Our refinancing options can meet or beat your current rate, saving you money in the long run. Reach out to us today and see how we can assist you in finding a better deal on your car or motorcycle loan. Click here to apply today

Buying New or Used 

Our comprehensive range of vehicle and motorcycle loans are designed to cater to your needs. Getting pre-approved with us can take the stress out of your vehicle and motorcycle shopping experience. This way, you can focus on finding the perfect ride while feeling confident that your financing is in place. From motorcycles to trucks and everything in between, we’ve got you covered at White River Credit Union.

Loan Protection

WRCU offers a variety of ways to protect your investment on wheels, including: 

  • A free CARFAX® report 
  • Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP Plus) 
  • Medical Repair Coverage (MRC) 
  • Debt protection 

First Time Car Buyer

Experience the freedom of hitting the open road in your own car with friends and an endless playlist at your fingertips. Our First Time Car Buyer Program is designed to make the process less daunting. Enjoy the convenience of easy financing up to $20,000, giving you extra cash for those essential road trip snacks. You don’t even need a credit history; this program provides an excellent opportunity to establish and build your credit.

Payment Options

We offer a variety of convenient payment options to suit your needs. You can use the following:

  • Debit or credit cards
  • Send a check via mail: 1499 Garrett Street in Enumclaw, WA
  • Make electronic payments
  • Call us at (360) 825-4833 for assistance

Additionally, we accept recurring or one-time payments from another financial institution, along with VISA Debit/Credit (fees apply). You may also utilize Bill Pay, make a payment in person at the Credit Union, transfer funds from your White River Credit Union account, or use our online form for payments (fees apply). Easy breezy! 

Building Your Budget-Friendly Road Trip Itinerary 

Once you’ve got your wheels, it’s time to plan that road trip! The key to a budget-friendly road trip is careful planning and making conscious spending choices. With our tips in mind, enjoy a memorable summer adventure minus financial strain.

  1. Choose affordable accommodations like camping, hostels, or budget hotels.
  2. Plan and pack meals and snacks to save on dining expenses.
  3. Practice fuel-efficient driving habits to optimize fuel efficiency.
  4. Explore free or low-cost attractions and activities at your destination.
  5. Set a realistic budget and track your expenses along the way.

Tips for Staying Safe on the Open Road 

Always remember these safety precautions on the road, especially if you’re on a motorcycle.

  1. Always maintain a safe distance between other vehicles on the road.
  2. Ensure you’re wearing the necessary safety gear on your bike. 
  3. Be cautious when you’re driving in bad weather conditions. 
  4. Keep your GPS easily visible to avoid distractions. 
  5. Make sure you’re getting enough rest in between stops. 

We’re Here to Make This Summer Unforgettable 

Whether you’re looking to purchase a new car or motorcycle, refinance an existing loan, or explore payment options, our friendly and local team is here to help. Get on the road confidently, knowing you have a reliable financial institution behind you. Click here to contact us or call/text us at (360) 825-4833

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