Don't Ever Let Bad Credit Stop You From Buying a New Chevy or Used Car

Auto-financing is one of the most stressful parts of the entire car-buying process.  Here at Green Chevrolet, we understand that a variety of shoppers with unique budgets are looking for something that's right for them.  If you've got bad credit or have had a bad experience with financing a vehicle in the past, we encourage you leave your woes at the door.  Offering customers in Peoria with a stress-free and simple financing solution, it doesn't matter what your credit score looks like.  We're here to help you get a new vehicle that you deserve regardless of your financial history.

Can I Get A Car Loan With A 500 Credit Score?

Here at Green Chevrolet, we'll help get you behind the wheel of a new or used car whether you're credit score is 5 or 500.  The number is just a number, and we don't like to evaluate our customers based on their credit score or financial history.  Instead, we'll work with what you got and give you our professional opinion as to which models we feel are within your budget.  We encourage Morton drivers to not worry so much about what their credit score is and more so about how they begin to improve it.

Can I Buy A Car With No Down Payment & Bad Credit?

If you're an East Peoria driver with bad credit who's looking to get behind the wheel of a new car this season, look no further than Green Chevrolet.  Our finance team works with many different budgets and customers with specific needs, so don't ever think your situation is too out of control to handle.  Even if you have bad credit, we'll do our best to help you secure a new or used vehicle with little to no down payment so that you can easily monitor your monthly expenses.

Why Is Credit Score Important?

Your credit score is important because it allows potential lenders to determine how likely you are to pay off your debts.  In other words, your credit score is an actual number that ranks you among other buyers, dependent entirely on your financial history.  You may have bad credit if you have significant debt, including credit cards, car loans, and student loans.  If you often miss payments or are late to pay your bills, this may also negatively affect your credit score.

When trying to purchase a new vehicle form Green Chevrolet, our finance team will assess your credit score to determine whether you are a good candidate to receive auto-financing.  But unlike most car dealerships in Pekin, we won't turn you away if you have bad credit.  Instead, our expert finance team will work with the credit that you have to help you get behind the wheel of something that you can afford.  Different types of credit we work with include:

  • No Credit - Buyers with no credit are usually first-time buyers who have yet to establish a line of credit.  If you're a recent college graduate or someone who just recently got their first credit card, our Green Chevrolet finance team can help you jump start your financing journey with us.  For more insight into how our team can help you establish some viable credit, please call or contact us online to set up a consultation today.
  • Poor Credit - Having poor credit may indicate that you don't borrow money as often and that's okay.  Here at Green Chevrolet, we work diligently alongside all of your customers, regardless of their credit score.  We'll help you get up to speed with your credit score and will even offer tips on how purchasing a new vehicle from us can potentially help raise your credit score.
  • Damaged Credit - No one is a master at juggling their credit.  With so many bills and invoices piling your desk, we don't fault you for having damaged credit.  Everyone experiences it at some point, and it's our mission to help dig you out of the hole.  Allow our finance team to assess your unique situation and offer some personalized help.

Green Chevrolet is Proud to Serve Drivers Of All Credit Levels

Finding a reliable automotive dealership that you can trust with your bad credit is an essential piece to the car-buying puzzle.  Not everyone in the world has perfect credit or even has credit at all, so it's important to understand your particular situation before jumping to any conclusions.  Here at Green Chevrolet, we're determined to help you buy or lease your next new or used vehicle regardless of what your credit score is.

Bad credit financing is something we pride ourselves on because we know not everyone is fortunate enough to have good credit.  From Peoria to Washington, IL, we're here to help customers understand that it doesn't matter what your credit score is!  It's our duty to help find you a trusted Chevrolet sedan, SUV, or truck that you can use every day to facilitate your needs as a driver.  Financing is important, and we're not denouncing the crucial aspects of what your credit score tells us, we're simply eager to help you rather than turn you away.

For more information about bad credit financing and to speak with a dedicated member of our finance team, please call or contact us online at Green Chevrolet.  We look forward to hearing from you!


Green Chevrolet

Directions PEORIA, IL 61615

  • Contact: 309-322-6739


  • Monday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed