For most of us, the biggest purchase we will make is buying a home. The second largest is often purchasing a car.
When we buy cars, typically these purchases are made with car finance.
Around 2.4 million people spent a total of £37.6 billion on car finance last year, spending an average of £15,500 each.
But drivers could find themselves with a bigger bill if they fall victim to additional unbudgeted upfront and end of contract charges.