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how do you afford a car?

Discussion in 'Medical Students - MD' started by ~premed~, Jul 28, 2006.

  1. ~premed~

    ~premed~ Junior Member
    2+ Year Member

    Apr 10, 2006
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    For medical students who have a car or who bought the car with student loan,

    is it possible to buy a car with student loan?
    was it really hard to buy a car with loan because of student status and no income?
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  3. chocomorsel

    chocomorsel Senior Member
    Physician 10+ Year Member

    May 24, 2006
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    student loans count as income. I had my car before medical school, but if tehy give you a hard time, get a parent or spouse or other family member that REALLY trusts you and that YOU TRUST to co-sign for you.
  4. I drove an old car in med school, then moved for residency, sold my previous car and financed another used one...loans are being deferred right now.

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