Entries by PhillyAuto

How to Get a Fair Trade-In Price When Buying a Car

Buying a car can be a daunting experience. There’s so much to think about when choosing a vehicle, and on top of it, sales pressure at a dealership can make it difficult to stay focused on getting the right deal. One other issue you may not think about so much is getting a good trade-in […]

Tips for Buying Your First Car

Once you become a licensed driver, next step which is purchasing a new car may seem complicated. Regardless of commute type you will have, it is normal to seek for a vehicle that fulfills any transportation needs. Many first-time buyers are often puzzled about whether they should buy or lease. Mostly they are concerned about […]

Basic Tips for Maintaining Your First Car

Your first car is one of those memorable experiences. It gives you the freedom to go wherever you want to go. Just like anything else you own, a car requires maintenance and care. Taking care of your car does not require much, but it needs maintenance on a regular basis. If you take care of […]

Personal Finance: How to Buy a Car After Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy doesn’t have to mean that you need to give up on your hopes and dreams. This is still the case when considering your car buying options after a bankruptcy. Though the process will be a little different than it would have been prior to your bankruptcy, you can still drive away with a great […]

Don’t Be Talked into the Wrong Car Choice

When you’re choosing a new car – or new to you, it’s all too easy to be swayed by persuasive sales staff, or even by your partner or parent. But the choice is yours, and it’s important to remember that before you part with your money. Be clear in your mind about what you want […]

10 Point Checklist for Buying a Used Car

By virtually every metric, a quality used car is a better deal than a brand new one. Not only is the price lower, but the insurance costs and other associated carrying costs can be much lower as well. Simply freeing up the money you would have otherwise spent on a car payment can give you […]