Autos: buying

Great Used-Car Bargains Hide among the New-Car Losers

Friday  21:35,   26 may 2017
Car and Driver

Great Used-Car Bargains Hide among the New-Car[...]

Falling New Car Sales: How You Can Benefit

Thursday  23:06,   25 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

After several years of robust growth following the Great Recession, new auto sales declined 4.7 percent in April, following a 1.6 percent decline in March. The drop occurred despite manufacturers spending an average of $3,814 per car sold in the[...]

Ram Offers Discounts as High as $11,000

Wednesday  01:37,   24 may 2017
24/7 Wall St.

Ram was just hit with a massive recall. It is almost certainly a coincidence that the full-sized pickup brand has discounts that total over $11,000 on one model and more than $10,000 on another. Research Research New Used New & Used Make [...]

How to Buy a Car at an Auction

Tuesday  22:06,   23 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

Car auctions are a method of buying a used vehicle that often gets overlooked – sometimes for good reason. Going to car auctions can be an adventure, and some buyers find it very rewarding. A successful day at the auctions can yield a decent car at[...]

What Is the Best Age and Mileage for a Used Car?

Tuesday  20:50,   16 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

Buyers have a lot to think about when deciding on a used car. It can be tempting to just go buy the cheapest thing you can find. Sometimes, that can be a mistake; those cars are usually cheap for a reason. Buyers have a lot to think about[...]

Best New Car Deals for Mother's Day

Thursday  22:36,   11 may 2017
Consumer Reports

Choosing the right car for Mom—and by extension the whole family—can take a lot research. You'll want a car that best baChoosing the right car for Mom—and by extension the whole family—can take a lot research. You'll want a car that best[...]

What's the Best Month to Buy a Car?

Thursday  02:40,   11 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

If you’re planning on ponying up for a new car this year, know that certain months may be lighter on your wallet than others. Avoid Spring Spring is the least budget-friendly season; warmer weather attracts people eager to spend after enduring a[...]

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Trade-In Value

Tuesday  04:50,   09 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

One thing many car buyers look forward to is the ability to get a good deal on their vehicle’s trade-in value. One thing many car buyers look forward to is the ability to get a good deal on their vehicle’s trade-in value. But when a car is[...]

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Trade-In Value

Tuesday  04:50,   09 may 2017
U.S. News & World Report

One thing many car buyers look forward to is the ability to get a good deal on their vehicle’s trade-in value. One thing many car buyers look forward to is the ability to get a good deal on their vehicle’s trade-in value. But when a car is[...]

The Pros and Cons of Shipping a Car or Truck

Tuesday  01:25,   09 may 2017
MSN

Some people love vehicles and search all over the country to find the right one. Alternatively, some people need to re-locate for a job or family and driving a car from point A to B is not always possible. There is plenty to worry about when it[...]

Can Facebook Compete with Craigslist for Used-Car Listings?

Thursday  19:31,   04 may 2017
Car and Driver

<p>Facebook is wading in and trying to take some of this business.</p>But unlike the old Sunday classifieds, which relied on three lines of text and creative abbreviations to entice buyers, Craigslist offers up to 24 pictures, as much text as[...]

Car Salesman Confidential: How to Keep Your Car From Burying You

Wednesday  23:35,   03 may 2017
Motor Trend

Avoiding the Albatross of Negative EquityA couple of years ago I saw a story about a man who died and was buried in his automobile. I forget what kind of car it was. I think it was a 1958 Pontiac, and the man bought it new and drove it his whole[...]

The Poverty Tax: How One State Plans To Make The Poor Pay More

Tuesday  01:35,   02 may 2017
MSN

Imagine you're finally about to buy the car of your dreams after working hard for many years and saving up a healthy nest egg. You go for a drive. Love it. Sign the bill of sale, and head out to the local government office that will issue you a [...]

The Poverty Tax: How One State Plans To Make The Poor Pay More

Tuesday  01:35,   02 may 2017
MSN

Imagine you're finally about to buy the car of your dreams after working hard for many years and saving up a healthy nest egg. You go for a drive. Love it. Sign the bill of sale, and head out to the local government office that will issue you a [...]

Is Online Car Buying for You? Depends Which Kind of Shopper You Are

Monday  21:25,   17 april 2017
Car and Driver

<p>In many cases, the online world offers better warranties, lower prices, and a more hassle-free car buying and trade-in experience.</p>Those two words may give you an ulcer when you’re thinking about spending big money on a used car or[...]