Don’t be Taken for Ride When Buying a Car

Buying a car is a big purchase. The whole process can be quite intimidating. So, before the bright lights and dazzling salesmen get a hold of you, follow a few simple steps to help you get the deal that is right for you.

1. Make sure you know what you want

Sounds like a no-brainer, but many people think they know, until they see all of the options available. And many times what you want is not what you need or what you can afford!

2. Know how much you can comfortably afford

Sit down and draw up a budget before you start shopping. Make sure to include the cost of insurance, taxes and maintenance. Getting a