Auto Buying Center


From auto research to trade-in value, negotiation to financing, Freedom is committed to helping members with the entire auto buying process. 


Freedom's Auto Buying Center is your one-stop online resource for articles, links and tools related to purchasing and owning a vehicle.  Refer to this page often for helpful information.   


Freedom's CUDL AutoSmart Program

Use AutoSmart to build a new car or find a used car at a dealership near you.


The Car Connection

A personalized auto buying service offered to Freedom members at no charge.  The Car Connection provides an opportunity to save money and time on both new and used vehicles without the hassle of the traditional car buying experience.


Auto Loan Calculators

Use these calculators to determine what the monthly payment would be for a specific loan amount, or to determine how much car you can afford.


Fuel Economy Website

U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's website containing a Fuel Economy Guide and information on the fuel economy of new and used vehicles.  The site also provides fuel saving tips.


Vehicle Valuation

Use this tool to determine the trade-in value of your car, or the value of a car you are considering purchasing.


Freedom Vehicles for Sale

Occasionally you can find a great deal here on a used vehicle being sold via the credit union.


Loan Application

Complete the required fields and submit an online loan application.  The information is delivered securely to Freedom's loan officer.  A member service representative will contact you on the next business day to review your application status.


Auto Recall Alert Service

Click here for information about this notification service offered to North Carolina Consumers Council members.  Talk to a Freedom representative about becoming a NC Consumers Council member and take advantage of this valuable service.


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Helpful Articles


Remember, Freedom loan experts are always ready to help you finance a new or used vehicle, or refinance an existing loan.  Talk to a Freedom representative today about rate and term options!