Finance plans offer cars for small monthly payments, but one driver found himself saddled with a £900 bill for minor repairs
James Ahari knows about cars after several years in the insurance industry, much of it spent handling motor policy claims. He is also a self-confessed petrolhead.
But he says anyone can track down the best deals on car leasing websites and, like him, spurn owning a car in favour of leasing one.
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