Mercer flatbed trailer lease purchase

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  1. texasmorrell

    texasmorrell Medium Load Member

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    i'm sure this question has been asked 1000 times but I can only find spotty information on it. Does Mercer have a lease purchase flatbed trailer program and if so is it a good one? Any current Mercer drivers can please chime in. Thanks.
     
  2. TruckerPete1990

    TruckerPete1990 Road Train Member

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    Yes it's 435 a month and $100 escrow which they put towards the balloon payment at the end. It's a 5 year lease.
     
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  3. TruckerPete1990

    TruckerPete1990 Road Train Member

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    Yes per month. If u turn the trl in they use that to pay wear n tear and you get what's left.
     
  4. Driverdad

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    they changed it - its 535 a month now - no escrow - 1 $ buyout at end .
     
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  5. skateboardman

    skateboardman Road Train Member

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    Yes, its legit. I got the title to mine, made the payments and its mine. Go mercer
     
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  6. spyder7723

    spyder7723 Road Train Member

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    When did this happen?
     
  7. Driverdad

    Driverdad Light Load Member

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    I came in June, and when we picked out our trailers they said
    " We used to charge 435 a month and have a balloon payment at the end but now it's 535 a month with a 1 dollar buyout ."
    I was expecting the 435 and 100 a month because that's what I read here but it's all good .
     
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  8. spyder7723

    spyder7723 Road Train Member

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    Yep same total amount so no real difference to us. Would love to know what their reasoning was. Probably some bs lawyer issue.
     
  9. Driverdad

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    I assume it was people asking for escrow money back and - or - not making balloon payment when they grabbed a used one
     
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