Going back on ‘Vacation’ with the Griswolds – what could go wrong?

Going back on ‘Vacation’ with the Griswolds – what could go wrong?

National Lampoon’s “Vacation” is back on the road again. But this time, 32 years after the original trip to Walley World, it’s Rusty Griswold at the steering wheel. Not that the cross-country adventure appears to go any smoother this time around. This installment, sixth in the “Vacation” series, stars Ed Helms as Rusty, son of […]

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Find everything you need to know about Santander Consumer USA

Find everything you need to know about Santander Consumer USA

It’s about time. That is, it’s time to stop wondering and visit the “About” section of our website if you have questions about Santander Consumer USA (SCUSA), the Dallas, TX-based consumer lender. We’ll tell you most everything you need to know, whether you’re a borrower with a long-term relationship to SCUSA or the company has […]

Vettel keeps his cool in driving Ferrari, Santander to F1 win

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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel flanked on podium by Red Bull drivers.

Sebastian Vettel showed again that there’s a lot of racing left in this year’s Formula One season. The Scuderia Ferrari driver won the Hungarian Grand Prix last weekend, making up ground in the championship standings on both Mercedes drivers ahead of him. “Sebastian Vettel kept his cool on a manic and dramatic afternoon … keeping […]

When you need directions, Santander Consumer USA customer service can help

When you need directions, Santander Consumer USA customer service can help

What would we do – what did we do – without MapQuest Mobile, Google Maps, Navigon, vehicle navigation systems and smartphone apps such as Waze (traffic avoider) to get from here to there and back again with the fewest complications? Get lost. Often maybe. Or stuck in a construction zone. Don’t you shudder a little […]

The old ideas of vehicles ‘made in America’ don’t seem to fit anymore

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2015 Toyota Camry most “American” vehicle available?

Fewer vehicles than ever are “made in America” even as that label becomes a must for more car, truck and SUV buyers. A recent Cars.com list comprises only seven vehicles with at least 75 percent of its parts manufactured in this country. That number is down from 10 last year, and 29 five years ago. […]

Santander UK taps into mobile payments with Apple Pay launch

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Apple Pay also can be used for in-app purchases on iPad Air 2 and the iPad Mini 3.

Customers of Santander UK are among the first to have an Apple Pay mobile payment option with the product’s launch in Great Britain. Apple Pay enables customers to link their debit or credit card or a business banking debit card to an iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus or Apple Watch to make secure payments at […]

How to keep up to date on your monthly payments without a hassle

How to keep up to date on your monthly payments without a hassle

Few things are more exciting that getting behind the steering wheel of a car, truck or SUV you just purchased. But if you’re like most people, you financed your purchase, whether it’s new or used. While that means a monthly payment for several years to come, the last thing that should happen is for your […]

MyAccount: One way Santander Consumer USA can make your life easier

MyAccount: One way Santander Consumer USA can make your life easier

A lot of customers – and more than a few interested non-customers – visit the Santander Consumer USA (SCUSA) website daily. Based on activity the first half of this year, it’s about 14,000 unique visitors a day, which would play out to more than five million visitors for the full year. (Last year, about 4.65 […]

Millennial car-buying myths may have just been debunked by credit bureau

Millennial car-buying myths may have just been debunked by credit bureau

So, millennials don’t hate cars after all. That essentially is the conclusion of TransUnion credit bureau research that runs counter to two recent myths about millennial shoppers – Americans from 18 to 34 years old – and car ownership. The widespread belief (and fear) in the auto industry has been that: Millennials aren’t interested in […]

Pets+Cars was a picture purr-fect way to start the summer

Pets+Cars was a picture purr-fect way to start the summer

  Dogs and cats and a pig, oh my. There was even a horse, several monkeys and a several birds – including one rooster. The Santander Consumer USA Pets+Cars photo contest is over after 406 entries – the majority of them canine and feline companions – and more than 39,000 votes, an average of 96 […]

Going back on ‘Vacation’ with the Griswolds – what could go wrong?

Going back on ‘Vacation’ with the Griswolds – what could go wrong?

National Lampoon’s “Vacation” is back on the road again. But this time, 32 years after the original trip to Walley World, it’s Rusty Griswold at the steering wheel. Not that the cross-country adventure appears to go any smoother this time around. This installment, sixth in the “Vacation” series, stars Ed Helms as Rusty, son of […]