1. Be an educated consumer.
2. Determine what you want and need, make
a list, and prioritize your items.
3. Establish a budget and determine the class of vehicles
that fit it.
4. Narrow selection by makes and models and learn all
you can about them.
dealerships and sellers.
the fair market value and vehicle history of any vehicle
Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs) and research
cars online; obtain vehicle history reports.
test-drives and make sure to have cars checked by
QUESTIONS, and consider all loan options.
you feel hesitant, walk away. There's always another