Ford’s offering a finanical life preserver of sorts to customers affected by recent sotmrs and flooding. The company announced last Friday that it would let certain customers delay making car or truck payments until they’ve had some time to get back on their feet. Qualified customers will receive a postcard in the mail. They include people who bought or leased a vehicle using loans offered through Ford Credit, Lincoln Automotive Financial Services, Jaguar Credit, Land Rover Capital, Mazda American Credit, PRIMUS or Volvo Car Finance. For more information call 1-800-723-4016.