TitleMax Blog

Latest Blog Posts

Safety First – Prepare and Stay Aware! Holiday safety tips, with Max! During the holidays at this busy time of year, we need to take extra care on the road and at home during this most active time of year. With the holidays upon us, it is important that we can enjoy every egg-nog filled moment with . . .

Read More from Holiday Safety Tips With Max! Prepare and Stay Aware! 

Why do we wear purple? October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Similar to the Purple Heart, which is awarded to those who have been wounded while serving, for survivors of Domestic Violence, who may also be wounded both physically and emotionally, the color purple is meant to be a symbol of peace, courage, survival, honor, . . .

Read More from Why do we wear purple in October?

Whether the incoming hurricane or storm is considered a level 1 or 5, or a tropical storm, the common denominator is often damages and sometimes injury. With a bit of preparation, you can avoid many of the common risks. It’s never possible to foresee all the “landmines” in an emergency, but with a few hours . . .

Read More from Are your ready for the storm? Start preparing early for less damage later

Before and after a major storm and during an evacuation, safe departure and re-entry require planning and strategy. With so many changes and unknowns, it is important to be well-informed and up to the minute, preferably with automated updates. Today we are lucky enough to be able to gain a tremendous amount of information at our . . .

Read More from 10 Automated Alerts for Storm & Emergency Updates

18 point check list guide to avoid a vehicle meltdown, and staying safe should one occur. Jumping in the car for a road trip to grandmas or a day-trip to the beach is as American as apple pie. However, the law of supply and demand dictates that more cars mean more traffic + more heat = more “meltdowns”. . . .

Read More from Summer Road Trip Car Maintenance Checklist

Getting ready to grill out for the Memorial Day Weekend? A successful grill-out plan includes more than just deciding what’s on the menu and the beverage selection.  Your loved ones are relying on you to be “Food-Safe”. According to Foodsafety.gov approximately 1 in 6 Americans is stricken with food poisoning each year. A trip to the doctor . . .

Read More from Food-Safety Quick Tips for a Successful Summer BBQ

It’s safe to say Motorcycles are cool. The freedom, ease and individuality they provide create a culture that just screams “Yea, I’m the cool side of the pillow.” But beyond that, they have a low impact on the environment, make parking a cinch, are cheap to maintain, have a lower fuel cost, and offer a . . .

Read More from Your Guide To Motorcycle Safety
  • * Maximum loan amount in Illinois is $4,000. Maximum loan amount in Mississippi is $2,500. Maximum loan amount in Tennessee is $6,500, assuming customer qualifies and accepts both the Pledge and Line of Credit. Minimum loan amount in California is $2,600.
  • ** Car title loans may require a credit check in California. Motorcycle title loan and pawn approval requires satisfaction of all loan eligibility requirements including a vehicle evaluation and a credit check.
  • *** To be approved for a title loan or pawn, you must be at least 18 years of age (19 in Alabama). Account approval subject to vehicle inspection, appraisal, and, if applicable, a credit check.
  • † Proof of income is required in Illinois, Nevada, some Texas locations, and California. In California you are also required to provide proof of residency, and a valid vehicle registration to obtain a loan.
  • ‡ Signature and personal loans are offered by an affiliate of TitleMax® and are currently only available in Florida. Account approval requires satisfaction of all loan eligibility requirements, including a credit inquiry, and, if applicable, motor vehicle appraisal.
  • § Refinancing of a competitor’s title loan is not available in Mississippi or Virginia. In Illinois, you are required to have reduced your original principal balance by 20% before refinancing. TitleMax®, TitleBucks®, and InstaLoan®, are not considered competitors. Please see a store associate for details.
  • - TitleMax of Virginia, Inc. d/b/a TitleMax® is licensed by the Virginia State Corporation Commission, license number VTL-11.
  • - In Texas, TitleMax® acts as a Credit Services Organization to assist customers in obtaining a loan through an unaffiliated third party lender. Please see store associate for details. Please see Texas Schedule of All Fees.
  • - In GA, TitleMax® offers Title Pawns.
  • - In CA, Loans are made by TitleMax of California, Inc., California Finance Lenders Law License No. 603K014.