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"Subject to Finance"? Avoid an expensive and unnecessary mistake The Legal Helpline regularly receives calls from dealers who have purchased a vehicle in good faith only discover that it is "subject to finance". Firstly, is the vehicle really "subject to finance"? Traditionally many vehicles have been financed using either a conditional sale or Hire Purchase Agreement, under both of which the title passes from the supplying dealer to the finance company.  As such the finance company own the vehicle until the finance is Read More...