Buy your gun in installments? Sounds good to me. If I had a nickle for every time I’ve thought to myself, “damn, if I just had a bit more cash,” well, I’d have a lot of nickles…
Shoot first, pay later? Maple Ridge store offers firearm financing
An unusual gun-financing program being offered by a Metro Vancouver hunting store is raising serious concerns that the option will provide easier access to firearms.
Wanstalls, which sells everything from sporting shotguns to semi-automatic rifles, began offering a financing program this February which puts guns in the hands of buyers immediately and lets them pay over a set period of time.
Because importing firearms can be a years-long process, people who order them might not be able to pay the full price when they finally arrive, according to store co-owner Craig Jones.
“It’s been breathtaking to see how many people are actually responding to this in a positive way,” Jones told CTV News. Continue reading »