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How to Negotiate a Car Lease Like a Pro

You might read in some personal finance blogs the recommendation to stay away from signing a car lease. However, car leases work great for consumers who do not want the responsibility of paying for repairs and maintenance, as well as getting socked…Read More »

What is MSRP

Consumers are overwhelmed with cute acronyms that often confuse the car buying process. One stroll through the dealership showroom and mechanic’s bay, and you can walk outside wondering if you have just left the screening of a science fiction movie. One of…Read More »

The Best Time of Year to Lease a Car

Leasing a new vehicle offers several benefits for consumers who want to forgo the hassle of buying a new car. You get more for your money leasing a new car, as depreciation is considerably more after the first year of ownership than…Read More »

How to Get the Best Car Financing

You have reached the finish line for purchasing the car of your dreams. After performing the research to find the right vehicle and sweating out a few negotiation sessions, only one item remains on your car buying to do list. You have…Read More »

Should You Buy a Demo Car?

Is it possible to own a new car that has several thousand miles on the odometer? The answer is yes, if the “new” car you bought was formerly a dealership demo car. Demo cars represent vehicles that one or more of a…Read More »

How to Get Out of a Car Lease

Leasing a car instead of purchasing a car offers you several distinct advantages. With depreciation greatest after year one of ownership, leasing a car means you are not on the hook for the reduced car value. You do not need to put…Read More »

How to Choose Which Car to Buy

Outside of a home, no other purchase requires more preparation and forethought that what buying a car requires. Simply kicking the tires and turning the key in the ignition does not cut it anymore. To know how to choose which car to…Read More »