3 tips to improve your car buying experience

Car buying can be stressful. There are a lot of things going on in your life and worrying about a car purchase shouldn’t be one of them. If you want to make the car buying process a little easier, here are three tips you should consider…

Do the legwork online: The last thing you want to do is show up unprepared. Sure, you may find a car you like by walking around the lot, but that won’t always work. Study up and look at as many different makes and models as you can. When you arrive on the lot, you’ll be sure you’re getting the car that satisfies your heart and your wallet.

Shop during the week: Car dealerships are usually busier on the weekends. By shopping during the week, you’re going to get more attention, better service, and a better deal. And this will definitely speed up the process and make it easier to get the deal done.

Don’t settle on the nearest dealership: There are a lot of factors (including the salesman you deal with) that can determine the price you’re going to pay for your new car. If you’re not completely content with the price you’re getting, driving 20 miles to a neighboring dealership may be worth your time and money.


John Pettit

John Pettit

John Pettit is the Managing Editor for CUInsight.com. Through news, community, press, jobs and events, he keeps credit unions digitally informed throughout the day. Web: www.cuinsight.com Details