The Shabana Motors Auto Blog

Looking Out for Lemons: Tips for Getting the Best Used Car

By now, most people have heard about lemons—those cars that may look good, but come riddled with problems. While there are lemons in the new car world, you’re more likely to get one when buying used. And those who have had the experience ...
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Why Should You Buy a Car at Tax Time?

It’s that time of the year. Tax time is quickly approaching and soon many taxpayers will be filing their returns and thinking about ways to use their refunds. There are many options for how to spend that much-anticipated windfall, but one ...
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Getting a Car with No Employment History

  It would be nice if everyone who needed a car could walk into a dealership and get a loan that fit their budget and drive off in their newly purchased vehicle. However, loans are never quite that simple. Different scenarios affect a ...
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Building Good Credit from the Ground Up

While it may not feel easy not to have a credit history, it can be an excellent place to start from. Imagine not having any debt—it’s basically a clean slate. You have the capability of directing your credit in a positive direction. It’s ...
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Will Trading in Your Car Get You Lower Monthly Payments?

For whatever reason, at some point during car ownership you may need lower car payments. Whether it’s because you have more expenses or took a reduction in income, a more affordable installment may be the only way you can have a car ...
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Can Refinancing Your Car Loan Hurt Your Credit?

There are a lot reasons people refinance their auto loans. For some, they purchased when they still had bad credit and now have an improved score so they want to refinance at a better rate. Others need a lower monthly payment. No matter ...
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Start 2018 with 10K from Shabana Motors

At Shabana, we know Houston had to be extra strong in 2017.  That's why we're giving away $10,000 to get 2018 started off right, and give one family the gift of cold, hard cash! 
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New Year's Driving Safety Guide for Houston

New Year’s Eve is a notoriously unpredictable night to drive—and worse, it can be very dangerous. It’s pretty much impossible that the nation will kick off the New Year without a traffic fatality of some kind. However, it’s good to note ...
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The Guide to Giving a Car for Christmas

Other than earning the title of best gift giver in the world, there are a lot of reasons people give a car to someone for Christmas. However, before you leap into the big purchase and making a dream come true, there are some things you ...
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Getting a Car with No Credit History

Buying a car is an exciting prospect. However, for many people, the lack of credit can become a roadblock to purchasing a vehicle. Luckily, there are more and more places willing to work with people with no credit history. Before you begin ...
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