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What are the benefits of contract hire?

Are you considering a brand-new car? Why not try contract hire.

Today we are looking at the benefits of contract hire.

First of all: what is contract hire? Contract hire is a car leasing finance option available for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

So why go for contract hire?
If you are a business owner the last thing that you would want is to worry about buying brand new expensive cars when you can lease one for a low and fixed monthly rental payment.

Another benefit is that all cars are brand new so you don’t need to worry about expensive maintenance (however if you do want that extra security we do offer optional maintenance packages).

Claiming back VAT
Another benefit of contract hire is that VAT registered companies can claim back 50% of the VAT on cars and 100% on vans. You also don’t need to declare your car or van as an asset your balance sheet.
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Low monthly payments
Another benefit is that your monthly payments are a lot lower than if you were financing the total cost of the vehicle. Plus you can afford to lease your dream car!

A new car every 2, 3, 4 years
If you are meeting clients you wouldn’t want to be seen in an old banger would you? Contract hire allows you to drive a new car at all times. And if you contract hire has finished you can just a pick a new car without spending £40.000 or more.

Another great thing about leasing is that you don’t need to worry about the car losing value as it ages. Also you don’t need to go through the hassle of selling it you just hand they keys back to us.

Convinced? Why not take a look at our latest offers?  More information about contract hire can be found here.

CVSL and AlphaElectric unveil new add on packages

When considering incorporating electric vehicles (EVs) into your fleet, you might think they won’t be practical for occasions such as long journey distances, larger number of passengers or bigger load, but with CVSL this won’t be a problem.

In partnership with AlphaElectric, CVSL is proud to present its new mobility package add on, which allows access to a specified number of day’s rental (7, 12, 24 and 35) to suit your requirements. The rentals can be booked and tracked via our online platform and everything – even extra charges like delivery, collection and airport charges – is included.

CVSL and AlphaElectric are also offering a range of innovative electric products, take a look and choose the best one for your business:

AlphaElectric Chargecard

Eliminating the need to have multiple charging cards for different networks, the AlphaElectric Chargecard is a one card solution which provides:

• Access to 85% of the UK’s public charging network
• Access to multiple Plugged In Places (PIP) Schemes
• Pay per use option

And to make it even easier, you can find the nearest charging points on the AlphaGuide App.

Flexible leasing options

The Discovery and Comfort packages offer a reduced risk approach to implementing electric vehicles into your fleet:

  • Discovery package: this package allows you to try before committing, giving you access to an electric vehicle over a 3 or 6 months period. It after that you decide an electric vehicle is a good idea for your business, we will offer a discount off your new lease.
  • Comfort package: our comfort package takes off the pressure of taking on a long-term lease, by offering reduced cost early termination (within 6 months) and the option to replace the electric vehicle with a traditional combustion engine vehicle.

AlphaCity Corporate CarSharing

When the journey is longer, passenger numbers are higher or loads are larger and an electric vehicle isn’t suitable, AlphaCity is an easy solution.

After registering, receiving their login details and card, all the driver has to do is reserve the vehicle for the time and date required using our online platform. Besides the convenience of booking online, there is also no need for a key, as the access cards act as the driver’s key.

Does one of these packages sound like it is just what you need? Contact CVSL on 0800 085 4256 for more information.