Lease an electric car for next to nothing

Small electric car chargingBY JACQUI KENYON

The federal government, state governments and car dealers are offering some pretty sweet perks to boost the adoption of electric cars.

Limited availability of charging stations in some areas — and the accompanying fear of being caught far from home with a dead battery — has made many wary of investing in these kinds of vehicles.

To counter this, the federal government currently offers a $7,500 tax credit for electric car adopters. Many states provide incentives as well, like California’s $5,000 rebate, ABC News reports.

Read more at LearnVest

LearnVest is the leading personal finance site for women. Our free Money Center will help you create a budget. Our free bootcamps will help you take control of your money, cut your costs or get out of debt. And our premium financial plans–managed by LearnVest Certified Financial Planners–can help you chart a course for the future you want.

Leave a Reply

  • (will not be published)