Category: Used Cars

Advantages of Buying a Used Car

When you need to purchase a vehicle, you have two options: new or used. Many people automatically assume that buying a new car is the way to go because there are numerous advantages to purchasing new. However, it is also possible to upgrade with a used car for an affordable price. If you are in […]

Signs That Used Car is a Good One

Image source We all know the signs that a used car is a dud – rust, obvious damage, a suspiciously low price tag – things like that, but a lot of us aren’t nearly as sure of the signs that a used car is a good option.If you’re one of those people, check out these […]

Three places to go to when buying a second hand car

Many people now prefer to purchase a second hand car rather than buying new. According to the latest research, the average new car can lose up to 19% of its value in its first year of ownership. However, with each successive year, the rate of depreciation decreases significantly, meaning that it makes better financial sense […]

Six things you MUST check when purchasing a used car

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Used cars are often a bargain, and even a car that’s a couple of years old will be significantly cheaper than buying new from a dealer. Unfortunately, if you don’t know much about cars, then it can be hard to decide whether a used vehicle is a bargain or a potential money pit. It’s important […]

Should You Buy from Family? The Pros and Cons of Buying a Used Car from Someone You Know

Are you thinking about buying a new car? According to Kelley Blue Book, the average price of a new car is $34,000. Unless you want to get saddled with adding a car payment to your already growing stack of bills, you might want to buy used. The Dealership or a Private Owner When you decide […]

6 Tire Hacks That Could Save You Money

Most people neglect their tires.  That’s too bad because with a little love and attention, you can assure your tires are safe to drive on and you can save a lot of money.  With that mission in mind, here are some “hacks” that you can use to save your hard earned money and reduce your […]

The Best 1950s Cars to Restore

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Have you always dreamed of restoring a 1950s classic car?  Not to many years ago, the cars of the 50s weren’t considered great restoration material because they just weren’t terribly valuable when finished. Well, those days a long gone.  Certain cars of the 1950s are quite valuable today when finished and, as a result, are […]

Pre-Owned Perks: High Tech Features You Can Find on Used Cars

One of the reasons people decide against used cars is that they fear missing out on important innovations — parking cameras, blind spot sensors, Bluetooth, adaptive cruise control, and so much more. It’s a matter of safety, they tell themselves, and then pay whatever high prices new cars go for. As with many assumptions, this […]

Buy The Best Used Car

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When you are looking to buy a used car, your wish list is not very different from that of a new car. This is especially true today when there are so many certified used cars available. Dealers these days have built up a formidable trade in taking used cars in part exchange. Low mileage used […]

Inspecting a Used Car: What you need to Know

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If you are in the market for a used car, the good news is that there are typically a ton of choices out there. You can opt for the bare survivor for a pittance that usually require a fair bit of maintenance, and the lightly used one or two year old models from those that […]

Thinking of buying a van? Here’s four things to keep in mind

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With almost 100,000 vans registered in the first three months of 2015, van ownership continues to rise as a result of the online shopping boom. If you’re looking to tap into this growing market and considering buying a van, along with the usual tips to bear in mind when buying any used vehicle, there are […]

The Seven Steps You Have To Tackle Before You Can Buy A Used Car

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Used cars are on the up. Over forty-one million units were sold in the United States alone in 2014, which shows you how popular they are becoming. Still, that doesn’t make buying one easy. In fact, it might just be the hardest purchase you ever have to make. Regardless of the tips and tricks that […]