A VITAL COMPONENT OF A STRONG LOAN ORIGINATION SYSTEM IS IT’S INDIRECT LENDING COMPONENT. Indirect Lending is based on the recognition of three facts: 1. Large national lenders, including manufacturers’ captive finance companies, are strong and effective competitors for the credit union member’s auto loan. 2. Most car loan decisions are made while credit union members are at the dealership, and most dealers are experts at influencing this decision. 3….